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Belstaff blog image 13/02/2018
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Brand of the Month: Belstaff

Welcome to biker-style paradise. The Belstaff SS18 collection has landed at Stanwells and it’s brought with it a fabulous slice of this historic brand’s rich and adventurous sporting heritage. Those of you who are familiar with Belstaff will know just how amazing it feels to wear one of their leather jackets. For those of you who aren’t, allow us to explain: Leather jackets from Belstaff have become synonymous with the world famous Isle of Man TT motorcycle racing event. The rugged, gruelling race was tough on the racers’ clothing, so... Read More

Laura Orchant Butterfly Kiss Pink SS18 25/01/2018
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Brand of the Month – Laura Orchant

Print-lovers, this one’s for you. Laura Orchant has landed at Stanwells with the most beautiful prints you will ever see, and we’re so excited to show you the new season collection. Laura Orchant is the queen of print design, famous for her collections of stunning luxury designer scarves that she designs by hand. Made using only the finest silks and super soft modal blends, Laura Orchant women’s printed scarves are unrivalled in their beauty and quality, and her new SS18 collection is steeped in both. Believe it or not, Laura’s... Read More

11/01/2018
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The Top 4 Off-The-Beaten-Slope Ski Resorts to Try in 2018

Skiing season is here and everybody is heading to the slopes for downhill thrills and après-ski. But while most will be heading to ‘The Big 5’ – Switzerland, Italy, France, Austria and Germany – there’s a whole world of pristine slopes to explore beyond the mainstream destinations, and they’re all amazing. So pack up your equipment and your warm winter coats and jackets and give these alternative skiing season destinations a go in 2018: Åre, Sweden – Home of the saunas Image source: Wikimedia Commons If you love luxury as much... Read More

29/12/2017

Stanwells top 5 sale picks

It’s that time of year again, the Stanwells sale is in full swing with all AW17 stock reduced by up to 50% and all past seasons stock reduced by 70%. It’s time for you to bag yourself a bargain and we’ve curated a small selection of our top 5 sale picks that shouldn’t be missed!  There is only one thing better than designer clothing and that’s designer clothing at discounted prices. You can pick up the same luxurious goodies you’ve been longing for all season long for a fraction of... Read More

Perseverance London 1 28/12/2017
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Brand of the Month: Perseverance London

The moment we laid eyes on the latest collection from Perseverance London we began a lace love affair that we know will last forever. Kicking off its debut collection in SS16, this budding boutique brand is already making a name for itself in the industry, turning heads left, right and centre. Its creator, Eudald Luis, envisioned a clothing line with a tough, modern attitude, and ultimately created a brand that reimagines what it means to be feminine. One look at any collection of clothing by Perseverance London will tell you... Read More

18/12/2017
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Behind the scenes: What went on at our exclusive in-store event…

The party season has officially arrived and what better way to celebrate than with an exclusive event at our Westbourne store? For one night only we were lucky enough to welcome the much loved scarf designer Emma Shipley and the fabulous Duffy New York team into our store for an evening full of inspirational chats, Christmas shopping and an abundance of champagne! Customers were able to get their first glimpse of all our stunning new Pre Spring 18 collections from Duffy, Chinti & Parker, Boutique Moschino, Emma Shipley and Not... Read More

Parajumpers 01/12/2017
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Brand of the Month: Parajumpers

We love a brand with a story and this one is truly fascinating. It began with a chance meeting between Parajumpers’ creator, Massimo Rossetti, and a serving member of the 210th Rescue Squadron in an Alaskan bar. Aside from sounding like the opening scene of a great movie, this is also where Rossetti found his inspiration for the Parajumpers clothing line. The brave souls serving in the 210th Rescue Squadron are trained and highly experienced in the most dangerous, extreme rescues and recoveries in the world’s wildest environments. Known as... Read More

28/11/2017
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Christmas Has Arrived At Stanwells

Capture the magic of the festive season with stunning, luxurious hand-picked gifts in the Stanwells Christmas Gift Guide. From warm woolly bobble hats to chic winter boots, our selection of gifts will allow you to celebrate in style this Christmas. Take your pick from the most chic & luxurious gift ideas curated by Stanwells especially for you this Christmas. With a stunning selection of gifts to suit every taste, you’re sure to find something that she will love in either of our stores or online. Let’s take a look at a... Read More

21/11/2017
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Where to go and what to wear over the 2017 Festive Season

The season for parties, good food, cosy crackling fires and gorgeous fashion has finally arrived, and we’re super excited to plan our itinerary of winter fun. Here at Stanwells we’re so lucky to have two boutique fashion stores in two very beautiful coastal locations; Stanwells Westbourne and Stanwells Lymington. Working in these gorgeous places every day has given the Stanwells team a great deal of local knowledge, so we know all the best places to visit at this exciting time of year. What’s more, we’re experts on dressing for the... Read More

Paris Showroom 21/10/2017

A Day In The Life Of A Stanwells Buyer

The secret to the world of fashion is to always be prepared! This is why, while we’re wrapping up warm for winter in our favourite coats and scarves, we’re also keeping an eye firmly on the styles the coming season will bring. When it comes to fashion buying you always need to be a good few months ahead of the game. This is exactly what our very own Julia Aitken was doing this week in Paris. We joined her on a jam packed day of appointments to reveal exactly what... Read More