The first Regent Street & St James’s Design District is hosting a late-night shopping evening
On 19th September, brands across Regent Street and St James’s will be keeping their doors open late for a special shopping evening for visitors to enjoy the London Design Festival District’s full creative offering after hours.
From workshops, screenings and special offers, visitors can explore a host of events and activities created exclusively for the annual London Design Festival, from a range of our official Design District brand partners and other stores in the area.
Walk through the Regent Street & St James’s Design District and discover experiences ranging from private views to masterclasses, and make the most of the entertaining evening with our selection of dining offers from the district’s restaurant partners.
Aspinal of London
Time: 5:30PM – 8PM
Address: Aspinal of London, 16 Regent Street St James's, London, SW1Y 4PH
Join Aspinal of London for its unique Design District event in collaboration with renowned embroidery experts Hand & Lock. For one night only, receive complimentary embroidery on any Aspinal Silk Scarf purchase, which will be monogramed by Hand & Lock on the day. More details here.
Time: 6.00PM – 9PM
Address: Cubitts, 68 Jermyn Street, London, SW1Y 6NY
Design District visitors will receive 10% off their Cubitts purchases during the shopping evening. Throughout the festival visitors will also be gifted a complimentary Tracey Emin limited edition printed cleaning cloth, as well as experiencing its glasses cleaning or eye testing service free of charge. Find more details on the official Cubitts Design District event hosted on the 20th here.
Mexico Design Time
Time: 6PM – 9PM
Address: 192 Piccadilly, St. James's, London, W1J 9EU
For one night only, this pioneering exhibition of hand-picked Mexican design culture curated by Marion Friedmann Gallery, is opening its doors late for evening visitors to discover the diverse talent of over 20 designers and craftsmen. Find out more on this unique Design District exhibition here.
Time: 6:30PM – 7:30PM
Address: Rapha, 85 Brewer Street, London, W1F 9ZN
Join Rapha for an exciting product launch and design talk about visibility and safety in the city. Key designers from Rapha will delve into the brand's intense development process, combining cutting edge innovation and industry leading fabrics with style. Find out more on Rapha's creative Design District events here.
Time: 8.00PM – 9.00PM
Address: Liberty London, 208 – 222 Regent Street, London, W1B 5AH
Liberty London will be opening its department doors until 9PM to offer Design District visitors the chance to shop in the luxurious and iconic building after hours. With fashion, beauty, homeware and iconic fabrics set across six stunning floors, shoppers can get lost in a range of eclectic and stylish designs.
Time: 6PM – 8PM
Address: Mall Galleries, The Mall, St. James's, London, SW1Y 5AH
Enjoy a private view of The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2018 at Mall Galleries. Now in its 31st year, this competition is the largest and most prestigious prize for contemporary watercolour painting in the UK. Whether it be through abstract or figurative, contemporary or traditional, this beautiful exhibition aims to celebrate and redefine the beauty and diversity of watercolour and water-based media.
Jermyn Street Theatre
Time: 7:30PM (show length approx. 90 minutes)
Address: Jeremy Street Theatre, 16B Jermyn Street, St. James's, London, SW1Y 6ST
Jermyn Street Theatre is delighted to offer a special offer for Design District visitors to the world premiere of About Leo, Alice Allemano's entrancing new play about Surrealist Artist Leonora Carrington. You can reserve these tickets at the theatre or by calling the box office on 020 7287 2875. Mention "London Design Festival" to be given the special offer of a £20 ticket price.
Time: 5.30PM – 9.00PM
Address: VASHI, 46 Piccadilly, London, W1J 0DS
Visit the flagship store to enjoy a hands-on experience in craftsmanship and customisation as part of a diamond masterclass. Receive a glass of champagne on arrival and experience the jewellery design process first hand; from how to choose a diamond, to selecting the precious metal that’s right for you. Visitors can even try their hand at setting a diamond.
Time: 6.00PM – 8.00PM
Address: La Martina, 23 Jermyn Street, London, SW1Y 6ST
For LDF Late Nights, clothing brand La Martina will be offering Design District visitors a complimentary glass of prosecco in-store along with providing an exclusive 20% discount on purchases of two or more items.
For more information on how you can get involved in the host of Regent Street & St James’s Design District events click here.