Charlotte Williamson and Maggie Davis, lifestyle journalists and enthusiastic shoppers, bring their insider know-how to this indispensable guide to shopping. Following on from the best-selling 2007 edition, this new edition for 2008 has been updated to include over 50 of the very latest covetable items.Covering everything from cashmere to chandeliers, spices to scooters, teapots to tiles, and with a distinctly global and fairtrade flavour, this book is a collection of the ultimate in food, clothes, furniture and fun, and is packed with tips from specialist buyers and those in-the-know.With side panels discussing topics as diverse as the items every gentleman should have in his bathroom closet, how to haggle at a Morrocan souk and globetrotting gem shopping, this book is a must for discerning shoppers of all tastes and budgets.
Maggie Davis is Consume Editor for London's Time Out magazine. She has also worked at The Observer, Vogue magazine and the London Evening Standard's ES Magazine as a fashion writer. Charlotte Williamson is Features Editor for Harper's Bazaar magazine. She was previously Style Editor for the Sunday Telegraph's Stella magazine, and has also worked at ES Magazine as a features writer.