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Selvedge Store Grand Opening: London!

I was talking to Clare over at Selvedge Magazine recently and she told me that the magazine will now have its very own shop opening on July 11th! This is so exciting for those living in London, I think fans of the magazine will just love this new getaway where you can stroll through the pages by walking in the front door. A magazine brought to life – how fun!

Selvedge Shop NEW

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Selvedge Shop NEW

If you visit, please let me know how it was okay? I want to go in August when I’m in London… The shop opens on the 11th at midday with cupcakes, elderflower cordial and discounts of 25% off everything and up to 50% on some lines. Have fun and eat a cuppy cake for me. :)

P.S. I love that these ladies are all wearing different color tights. Makes me want Autumn to come soon!

Location: Selvedge, 162 Archway Road, London, N6 5BB. T: 020 8341 9721

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Posted by decor8 in Shop Tours, travel on July 09, 2009

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  1. jennifer | themakelounge commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 3:27pm

    Come visit us, too, when you’re in London! BTW, we’re opening a fab retail shop in late August – fabrics, books and mags, haberdashery, handmade goods, cook kits and patterns, etc. to complement our contemporary craft workshop studios. :)

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  2. Anja commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 3:34pm

    I used to live right round the corner from there. Just as well I moved to the other side of London. The shop looks so lovely I would spend way too much time in there!
    .-= Anja´s last blog ..Tour de Fleece Day 3 and 4 =-.

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  3. maria commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 4:44pm

    How amazing!! “A magazine come to life” sounds wonderful!!

    Wish I was going to London sometime soon!!

    Adore their bright tights!!
    .-= maria´s last blog ..What I Wore Today: 07.09.09- Urban London Wishlist =-.

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  4. Li commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 5:28pm

    Have you ever seen this blog? The second cutiest thing i have ever seen, after this blog here :)

    http://www.heatherbailey.typepad.com/

    xoxo

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  5. Julieann commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 5:34pm

    Oh this is just heavenly!! It makes me miss London so much…hmm another great reason to jump the river! Best of luck ladies with your new venture, love woman business owners!
    .-= Julieann´s last blog ..How to Thursday – Quick changes for the Dining Room =-.

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  6. Koralee commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 6:16pm

    This is so exciting…all the more reason to head to London…I love those girls!

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  7. Kathryn commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 7:21pm

    what a fun party that will be…..I’m not familiar with selvedge magazine. can’t wait to check it out.
    .-= Kathryn´s last blog ..in our backyard… =-.

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  8. Amanda~Weekend Host commented
    July 9th, 2009 at 10:11pm

    That whole concept of a magazine coming to life sounds wonderful. It reminds me of when Donna Hay first opened her store Australia. It was very exciting to see all those beautiful pages in her books and magazines come to life.
    .-= Amanda~Weekend Host´s last blog ..Courtside soiree… =-.

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  9. Megan commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 2:09am

    That looks fantastic. I wish i was back in London. I wonder if there is anything like it in Australia……..might have to go looking.

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  10. ann commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 3:58am

    Hi Holly,

    I am so glad I was on decor8 this morning! I am doing to try to go to the opening on Saturday as I live fairly close to the store. Yay! That’s is something extra special to look forward to formy weekend:). x Ann

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  11. juliette commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 5:38am

    yes, the concept of a magazine making it’s own store front….well that’s nothing short of cool! can you imagine if Domino or Blueprint had created a brick and mortar store?!

    cooly-ness. the tights just rock.
    .-= juliette´s last blog ..Saved by a free printable =-.

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  12. Merissa Revestir commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 5:41am

    Ooh how I wish I could go!!!
    .-= Merissa Revestir´s last blog ..Playing with collage: =-.

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  13. Clayton Gray Home commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 7:29am

    They are so cute! You’ll have to send us photos when you visit.

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  14. johanna commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 8:25am

    I will most certainly check it out when I’m there in Aug! Thanks. xo
    .-= johanna´s last blog ..Wonderfulness =-.

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  15. alison commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 1:06pm

    i wish i were visiting london sometime soon!!!

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  16. Cassandra commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 2:15pm

    Hi there

    They are already open – I’ve been and wrote about it earlier this week. It’s lovely. The Make Lounge also great. I wrote about this as well as The Papered Parlor, another craft workshop in London. Plus – Liberty starts its classes again in September. You can book online. Always happy to show you around!
    .-= Cassandra´s last blog ..Haven quilts! =-.

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  17. Claire Birchenough commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 2:25pm

    Opens at 12…definitely a good reason to get out of bed on a saturday morning…and not just for the cupcakes! Love the dresses!

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  18. Leila Samara commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 3:11pm

    I got issue 29 and saw that picture, I will be there save me a cupcake pleeeease. I need to buy a wedding present it looks like the perfect place.

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  19. Susy Johnson commented
    July 10th, 2009 at 3:13pm

    I run past this shop everyday, not been in yet quite excited!

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  20. annie commented
    July 13th, 2009 at 3:50am

    Hi Holly,

    I was able to attend the lovely grand opening of Selvedge on Saturday. I especially enjoyed seeing Tamar Mogendorff’s bird houses and cages in person. My only regret was that I didn’t try the cupcakes as they looked too cute to eat!

    xx
    .-= annie´s last blog ..Selvedge =-.

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  21. Hatastic commented
    July 18th, 2009 at 3:00am

    O WOW! I am so excited about this shop! Got to go as soon as I have trip to London! xxx
    .-= Hatastic´s last blog ..Blue Daisy Beakclip =-.

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