Besides creating a state-of-the-art fashion season, Dubai is also home to a dynamic new fashion e-commerce business - and one with a very novel twist. Named The Modist, it’s the dream of entrepreneur Ghizlan Guenez.
Eleven years in the making, the Italian retailer has opened its second Rome flagship store. Worth some 250 million euros and covering more than 17,000 square metres, the department store is located on Via del Tritone.
The Shop at Bluebird will open a lifestyle concept store on Floral Street in Covent Garden early next year, boosting the area's luxury credentials and widening its exposure to London's huge tourist traffic.