Take a look at some of the highlights of the Tartine et Chocolat collection that we will be stocking this season...
Benedicte Rabier I just found my fav' boutique in Maida Vale!! Amazing choice and great service! Everything I needed for my little one and my friends' kids!!! I wish we had more of these local shops!!
Here at JouJou & Lucy, we pride ourselves on creating striking window displays, for you, our customers, to enjoy. We love our local Maida Vale area - come and visit! Here, on our blog, you'll find what is currently in our window...
November 2016 - Bimbalò (below)
October/November 2016 - Tartine et Chocolat (below)
Designer kids' and baby fashion | Shop online and in store at JouJou & Lucy this half term week and receive a giant 20% discount off your shopping basket total.
New winter season 2016/17 clothing from brands including Stella McCartney Kids, Junior Gaultier, Bimbalo, Kissy Kissy Baby and Paul Smith Junior, are all available, now, and all in one place - here! The cold weather is drawing in, so now is the time to invest in a new wardrobe for the little people in your life: snap up the best pick of designer togs, at the best prices.
But don't delay - this exciting offer is only available until the 30th of October, with the discount code: 6FCSKBVN1FBK, which you can redeem by entering in your shopping basket.
Come on in - we'd love to show you around! Find us at 32 Clifton Road, W9
With temperatures in London breaking records this summer, it’s important to try and stay as cool as possible which can be difficult when you live in the city. The good news is that there are lots of ways to beat the heat if you know where to look, and here’s a few of them.
Did you know that there are three swimming ponds in Hampstead Heath? One mixed, one Ladies and one Men’s. They are regularly monitored for cleanliness and temperature and there are changing rooms and showers. There are also surrounding grassy areas to sunbathe or picnic on after a refreshing swim! It’s best to get there early if it’s a hot day so you can claim your spot!
If wild swimming isn’t your cup of tea but you like the idea of swimming outside, there are many lidos to choose from in London too. Parliament Hill Lido is popular with families as well as perfect for anyone who fancies a dip to cool off in the hot weather followed by some sunbathing and your favourite read. As with the Ponds, there are plenty of helpful lifeguards who make the safety of the swimmers their priority.
Enjoy yourselves this summer and make sure you use plenty of sun cream!
One of the pleasures of having a shop in the residential area of Maida Vale in London is being able to step out of the door and find yourself only five minutes away from the beautiful and iconic waterways of Little Venice. When the sun is out, lunch breaks can be spent meandering along the towpath and admiring the colourful narrow boats moored there. They are often festooned with plants and decorations and you will find that the inhabitants of Little Venice are always very friendly and happy to chat about their unusual lifestyle. They might even let you have a look on board if you’re very lucky.
There are also plenty of stops to be made as you make your way along the picturesque route, from waterside pubs to waterborne theatres and café’s where you can get a real taste of life on the water. You can opt for a river cruise or you can just sit quietly on a bench and watch the world go by. So when you next visit us, make sure you take the time to see our beautiful surroundings as well.
Love it or loathe it, there’s no getting away from it. Christmas is well and truly on its way. From party food to glamorous gifts, the High Street is heaving with all things festive.
Of course, the sensible people will have sorted out their Christmas shopping well in advance. The rest of us may mock when our practical friends buy their Xmas gifts in September or even before, but they don’t seem so silly when we’re fighting our way through hordes of fellow shoppers who have also left their present buying to the last minute!
If you’re a serial procrastinator when it comes to Christmas shopping, you can avoid at least some of the aggravation of crowds and grumpy shop assistants by getting out first thing in the morning, especially if you’re doing your shopping in really busy places like Oxford Street in London. You can make your purchases in relative peace before lunchtime when the crowds really get going. While they’re all battling to get to the counters to pay, you can be sitting down for a well earned glass of wine with a nice, relaxed lunch.
Christmas shopping doesn’t have to be so bad after all!
As from Saturday 18th October, we’re very pleased to announce that every week we will be offering a 10% discount off a featured brand when you visit the store or phone in. We will be offering the discount online shortly, so check our website as well as our Facebook and Twitter pages for future updates.
The first label to be featured will be Tartine et Chocolat – a classic, elegant brand for boys and girls that has been established since 1977 and is a favourite with mums and dads.
The discount includes toys and accessories as well as clothes, so there are plenty of gifts that you can put under the Christmas tree!
Check our website for the next label to be featured.