Updated: Aug 9
Recently I was in London for a training and event and knew I had to pay a visit to Liberty of London, an iconic department store that has been enchanting visitors with its exquisite range of fabrics, breathtaking bags, and stunning home furnishing for generations. Nestled in the heart of London, this historic establishment is a treasure trove for those seeking inspiration and a touch of luxury. Come with me on a captivating journey through Liberty as we explore the fabric outlet section, the home ware department, and the fabrics and haberdashery floor.
A Glimpse of Luxury: Breathtaking Bags at Liberty:
As I walked through the doors of Liberty of London, I was dazzled by the display of exquisite bags that greeted me. The store's collection of handbags is a true testament to the craftsmanship and design excellence that the makers and designers possess. From classic leather totes to whimsical patterned clutches, there's a bag to suit every style and occasion.
Exploring the Fabric Outlet Section: A Textile Wonderland:
After regaining breath my from looking at the lovely bags I ventured up to the fourth floor, where I found myself in a fabric lover's paradise. The fabric outlet section at Liberty is a haven for creative souls, offering a selection of fabrics that are discounted. I think the range within the outlet selection changes on a regular basis so even visitors who are lucky enough to visit often will see something new.
Home Ware Department: A Feast for the Senses:
I then took a leisurely stroll around the home ware department, and was amazed by the stunning wallpapers and exquisite furniture pieces. Liberty of London is renowned for its distinctive and eclectic designs, and the home ware department is no exception, the opulent designs are just breathtaking and are so awe inspiring.
Delving into Fabrics and Haberdashery:
Down to the third floor, where I discovered a haven for all sewing enthusiasts. The fabrics and haberdashery section at Liberty offers an extensive range of materials, from luxurious silks to practical cotton lawn. Each fabric collection is curated and all carefully chosen so that all the fabrics complement each other and mean you can bring your ideas to life. I loved that they had lots of information about the inspiration behind the collections, I have took pictures to share with you showing the stories behind the two current collections Odyssey and Futur.
A visit to Liberty of London is an immersive experience that celebrates the artistry of textiles, the allure of luxurious bags, and the beauty of home furnishings. From the moment you step through its doors, you'll find yourself transported to a world of creativity and inspiration. So, explore the breathtaking bags, lose yourself in the fabric outlet section, marvel at the home ware department, and delight in the fabrics and haberdashery offerings. Liberty of London is a destination that will leave a lasting impression on any lover of beauty and design. I for one can't wait to go back.
Until next time, happy sewing