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Boutique Moschino SS18 06/03/2018
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SS18 Trends: The Looks to Look For

Spring is so close we could almost reach out and touch it, but is your wardrobe ready? This year’s SS18 catwalks were packed with so many stunning trends that it’s almost impossible to sum them all up, so we won’t try. Instead we have picked out some of our favourite SS18 trends to share with you, so you can get your wardrobe ready for the season ahead. Here are the top looks to look for in SS18:  While those soft ice cream sundae pastels may not be a groundbreaking trend... Read More

23/02/2018
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Hot New Brands for SS18

We’re shaking things up a bit here at Stanwells this SS18 and introducing some hot new brands that we’re sure you will adore. After searching high and low for unique designers from across the world, we’ve come up with eight fabulous new collections for you to lust after all summer long.  Smythe Abundant with exciting colour, chic silhouettes and exquisite tailoring it’s no wonder Smythe’s SS18 collection has been given the royal seal of approval by Kate and Meghan. Created in Canada by Andrea Lenczer and Christie Smythe in 2004,... Read More

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

09/02/2018
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When Stanwells Met Laura Orchant: The Interview

Exciting news everyone, we’ve been chatting to Laura Orchant, one of the most talented luxury scarf designers we’ve ever had the the pleasure of meeting. Those of you who’ve been by our blog recently may have already seen that the new Laura Orchant SS18 scarves collection appeared in our January Brand of the Month spot – and well-deserved it was, too. But, ever since these beautiful scarves arrived at the store, we’ve been dying to ask Laura some one-on-one questions about her work – so we did. So without further ado,... 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