tommy hilfiger makes a bold retail statement with the opening of a european flagship in london. located in the leafy knightsbridge area, among a slew of luxury peers, the store measures a rather grand 770 sqm. srpread over two floors, and reflects the brand's classic aesthetics of its global flagship on new york's fifth avenue. as such, the store showcases its extensive offerings amidst classic splendour with oak flooring and an abundance of polished walnut fixtures but also contemporary design pieces and art works to gove it a modern twist. the ground floor has been further decorated with a vintage drapers table and antique furniture pieces, and features the tommy hilfiger men's runway, sportswear and denim collections, in addition to the tailored line that's now launched in the u.k. and a special section dedicated to men's accessories. a round glass elevator leads up to the first floor where the women's runway and sportswear collections are presented. additionally, there's a separate section for women's accessories and kidswear, and the women's denim collection is presented in an adjacent room with a glazed roof. the store opening party pulled a crowd of 200 guests and creative director tommy hilfiger flew in to join them and celebrate to the beats of the misshapes deejays leigh lezark and geordon nicol. location: 63-65 brompton road [knightsbridge].
© tommy hilfiger - the new flagship, tommy hilfiger flanked by v.i.p. guests, the misshapes deejays [top to bottom]