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London 19th May, 2015: FENDI embraces this year’s ‘fairy tale’ theme for the Chelsea in Bloom flower competition with a unique take on the classic tale of Rapunzel, which will take over the window of the Sloane Street store from the 17th May, 2015. Working collaboratively with By Appointment Only Design florists, FENDI will create a temporary and beautiful exhibit which encapsulates the fantasy world of the ‘fairy tale’ princess.

One cold December afternoon, just before Christmas, I have been invited to experience new Organic Warm Spiced Mud Wrap from organic seaweed spa brand, Voya. I was really keen to find a body treatment that is tailored especially to the winter season, when our blood circulation slows down, and body goes to the hibernation mode.

From the humble medieval trencher to the sophisticated 18th century reworking by the notorious Earl, through to the worker’s ploughman’s lunch or the cricketer’s cucumber variety, the sandwich is deeply embedded in the British soul. It is only fitting that it should find its luxurious incarnation in Harrods, within a suitably palatial interior designed by Design Research Studio, the interior arm of Tom Dixon.