And that's July done. Hope you've enjoyed the glimpses into the various Christmas press shows - we'll keep an eye out for more whilst we wait for the 100-day-to-go mark on September 16th. It isn't long until we go full-tilt one more time...
Selfridges may have won the publicity war this time around, but their token effort really is out-shone by what Harrods have been quietly doing.
Selfridges Christmas Shop Beginnings 2/2 -
Although Selfridges grabbed the headlines, whilst Harrods kept their Christmas shop quiet, Selfridges has kept the habit of the past few years by only having a token set of racks by the escalators.
Selfridges Christmas Shop Beginnings 1/2 -
Being in the basement, Harrods' Christmas shop feels rather cavernous, as it sprawls around the floor with low ceilings and rather narrow walkways.
Harrods Christmas Shop Beginnings 3/3 -
Harrods' Christmas shop is far from full-blown - we're really talking about gifts for tourists to buy, but it's always pleasing to see a rack of baubles.
Harrods Christmas Shop Beginnings 2/3 -
The press lied to you :)
Selfridges may have begun their Christmas shop on Monday, but Harrods beat them to it by a few days! Harrods' Christmas shop is in their basement - a temporary home as the store is being renovated. It sprawls pleasingly, and is larger than it looks at first sight.
Harrods Christmas Shop Beginnings 1/3 -
There have been very very few Christmas Press Show write-ups this year, with a few unique ones hidden behind a pay-wall. Very odd - could we be looking at another dialled-back Run-Up this year?
NEWS JUST IN! Selfridges has begun it's Christmas department! Pictures to come...
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