In the heart of the elegant and beautiful suburb of Belgravia lies Elizabeth Street; a historic shopping districtjust a short walk from the Metropolis London Hyde Park. With a heritage that dates back to the 1860s this classy suburb is a primary destination for seekers of high fashion boutiques, niche luxury brands, and specialty foods. It is an exceptionally lovely area and a great place to meet for dinner and drinks or simply to do a bit of window shopping; who knows, you might even spy a celebrity or two.
Known around the world for their beautiful textiles and prints Allegra Hicks is synonymous with the international luxury lifestyle. The brand demonstrates a sophisticated eclecticism, from a delicate aqua blue silk scarf to an elegant silk jersey jumpsuit in orchid pink; Allegra Hicks has a signature style that ticks all the boxes. If you are after clothing that is effortlessly sophisticated and fashionable then Allegra Hicks’ store is the destination for you; there is a reason it was called the ‘Mecca for easy-dress shopping’ by Vogue.
Cleo B is the shoe brand to watch according to just about everyone who’s anyone in the fashion industry. This luxury British footwear brand creates shoes that embody a mixture of girly charisma and quirky sculptural designs with intricate and stylish detail. Colourful forms mix with a practical wearability to create shoes with a fun and versatile aesthetic.Cleo’s exceptional designs have been seen on many notable British musicians, actresses and models. With everything from comfortable and fashionable footwear to fun and quirky shoe clips the Cleo B store is the perfect place to go to bring some colour to your look. The shop itself is built into a classic English town house just off the main shopping area on Elizabeth Street.
Tomtom Cigars is one of London’s leading cigar merchants. Inside the store is a relaxing atmosphere that invites people to come in off the busy Elizabeth Street and indulge themselves. If you have a taste for the finer things or want to experience real tobacco then go to Tomtom’s and discover a wide range of cigars to suit your needs. There are limited edition Havanas, Cohiba, aged Cuban cigars, new world cigars, cigarillos, and more. A wide range of accessories like humidors and cigar cutters are also available if you are out looking for gift ideas. Cigars are not all that the Tomtom brand is known for; after all what better accompaniment is there for a fine cigar than coffee and whisky. A range of exceptional and well aged scotch whiskies are available from the Adelphi distillery. More sober drinkers will enjoy the excellent range of coffee beans and loose leaf teas from across the globe. There is even a small restaurant attached to the shop where you can enjoy their wares while people watching on Elizabeth Street.
Like many areas in London Belgravia is incredible to walk around; around every corner and up every side street is a beautiful park or a stylish shop just waiting for you to discover it.If you really want to see and experience Belgravia properly then your best option is to spend all your time walking. Book yourself into one of the discount hotels in central London and walk everywhere you need to go. It’ll only be a short stroll to Belgravia and you’ll have a fantastic time getting there.