Monthly Archives: November 2012

Lucky Voice pop up shop

Selfridges, London is hosting the Lucky Voice karaoke pop up shop from now until 13th December. The pop up space will have a special themed event, ‘The Big Duet’, every week and special guests to entertain all. The company will … Continue reading

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John Lewis to play host to Berwin and Berwin re-launch

The family run suit maker is re-launching its brand in the Oxford Street flagship John Lewis store. The pop up shop will showcase a limited edition collection of suits and jackets, all made using English wool. There will also be … Continue reading

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James Franco’s holiday job in a mall

Actor James Franco is among celebrities taking new jobs over the Christmas period and who will be manning a pop up kiosk in Adams Row, Mayfair, with all funds going to South London art gallery House of Voltaire. With pieces … Continue reading

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Re:So

Southampton Solent University has opened the first “student enterprise” pop up store in a UK shopping centre. Re:So – which takes its name from “Retail Solent” – is the result of a collaboration between Southampton’s Marlands Shopping Centre and the … Continue reading

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Harrods Window 2.0

The famous department store in London has become very high tech with its window display, courtesy of Mont Blanc. With augmented reality displays, Harrods shoppers can download a free app to their phone, point it at the displays and enter … Continue reading

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Private home pop up galleries

Preston Fitzgerald, collector of art and antiques, owns a beautiful home from which he has let students from the RCA’s ceramics and glass course stage a sale. The RCA students approached Fitzgerald and his partner Cedric Smith with the idea … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland vacancy rate highest in the UK

With one in five local shops empty (NIRC shop vacancy study), it is Northern Ireland that has the highest vacancy rate in the whole of the UK. If not for pop up shops and charity shops, the high streets would … Continue reading

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Wired pop up shop

Tech magazine Wired is opening its first pop up shop sponsored by Samsung Smart TV. The store aims to bring the pages of the magazine to life and enable customers to interact with those products and people that are part … Continue reading

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Christmas card pop up shop

A pop up shop has opened in Esher offering shoppers the opportunity to support more then 28 different charities by purchasing Christmas cards. Cards for Good Causes is open at St Georges Church, Esher Park Avenue until Tuesday 18th December … Continue reading

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Five Michelin starred chefs – one night only

The Bobby Moore Fund in partnership with Electrolux will present a gastronomic extravaganza which if you are a serious foodie is an absolute must. The one off event is a charity dinner of five courses, each cooked by a Michelin … Continue reading

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