Harrods’ new Hair and Beauty Salon offers an array of treatments and services, including a library of hair extensions, scalp facials and private stations for cut, color and styling.
The Knightsbridge Estate has been spiffing up acres of prime retail, residential and office property tucked between Harrods and Harvey Nichols, and the focus is on enriching the local community.
MWHQ, which grabbed the spotlight last month during the G7 summit in Cornwall, England, will be opening a temporary store on Harrods’ fourth floor.
Harrods has grasped an opportunity to open physical, stand-alone beauty stores in the U.K., where there is no equivalent of Sephora or Ulta.
The opening of Men’s Sports is the final phase of a project that began in 2018, consolidating the entire men’s wear offer on the store’s second floor.
Broderick was most recently fashion director of men’s wear, sports and watches at Harrods, a role he held until 2016.
Lewis, who founded her fashion label, Goat, 20 years ago, has sold the global trademark to 1661/Goat Group following a longstanding legal dispute.
The H Beauty will open on April 29 in Milton Keynes, about 50 miles northwest of London, and be even larger than the unit in Essex.
There has been a lot of excitement, long lines and plenty of new ideas as London retail reopens, from Stella McCartney’s coffee, vegan food and flower pop-ups, to Selfridges’ Soulcycle outdoor studio to Emilia Wickstead’s new windows.
The city’s talents didn’t let lockdown get in the way of their designs, and delivered upbeat collections with lots of punchy color, “sexy tailoring” and twists on the classics, according to buyers.
Brexit worries receded amid the panic of COVID-19, and British businesses are now looking forward to 2021 with cautious optimism, and the prospect of free trade with the European Union and the U.S.