Oooh la la ?
..Greater often than not it is 'We Brits' that get enthusiastic about French, Italian or US labels coming to our seashores, however today it is all about a conventional British institution hitting the Champs Elysees. Yes, after a 10 year absence, Marks and Spencer has nowadays, all over again opened its doorways in Paris. Myself and a simply two different journos had been whisked over on the Eurostar the day past to have a sneaky peek at simply why the French are champing at 'le bit' to get via the doors for a taste of Le Marks & Spencer.
At a swanky reception at Fouquet (favourite meals hang-out of the Sarkozys), a choose accumulating had been dealt with to canapes, champers and a intimate fashion display to exhibit the very quality of the AW11 collections. The occasion become hosted with the aid of CEO Marc Bolland and the draw-droppingly lovely Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, celebrity of M&S's current ad marketing campaign alongside terrifi actor Ryan Reynolds. Rosie, looked beautiful in an Autograph a scoop neck peplum get dressed that at just 89, seemed like it had simply stepped off an global catwalk. (On our Cosmo Lust List that is for certain)
Just a excessive heeled hop across the side road later, we got to view the shop. This is M&S at its finest, the shop has a boutique sense and three flooring showcasing simply womenswear; the Indigo, Limited, Per Una, Autuograph, M&S Woman and of course, underwear. It feels elegant, fashion ahead and personally I wanted to spend a small fortune on appropriate knitwear and deliciously naughty underwear as seeing it in one of these small surroundings truly hero'd the pieces that now and again wander off inside the sprawl of the bigger stores. The clothes are proven equipped with accessories on hand to complete the look. This is no normal M&S this is the British institution at it's finest. If you are ever inside the Champs Elysees..Pop in.
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