Here at BrandAlley, weâ€™re celebrating Wimbledon menâ€™s finals today with loads of savvy bargains in our sales. Including ace offers on Emporio Armani sunglasses, Forever Unique plus Valentino Red bags and shoes – and more.
And if youâ€™re not glued to the screen, hereâ€™s our pick of stylish goings-onâ€¦
Designing 007: Fifty years of Bond style
Fancy a dayâ€™s snooping with the smoothest secret agent ever? Head over to the Barbican for an amazing new exhibition celebrating 50 years of James Bond films. Itâ€™s a glamorous showcase of more than 400 famous costumes and cult items, revealing the inside story of the design and style of the worldâ€™s most influential and iconic movie brand. Highlights include Ursula Andressâ€™s white bikini from the very first Bond film – Dr No (1962), Halle Barryâ€™s orange two-piece from Die Another Day (2002), Bondâ€™s 1964 Aston Martin DB5, gadgets, special effects and lots more.Â Oh, and you can sip Bond-style cocktails in the Martini Bar and experience the 007 lifestyle, shaken or stirredl!
David Baileyâ€™s East End
Talking of icons, David Bailey – one of the East Endâ€™s most famous …
Itâ€™s pay-day weekend and there’s free p&p on orders over Â£80 until midnight, giving you the perfect excuse to snap up a savvy treat or two in the BrandAlley sales. Weâ€™ve got loads of chic designer bargains for all your summer style adventures, including gorgeous, special-occasion looks from Project D, Whistles and more in our Designer Wardrobe sale.
See the Queenâ€™s personal jewels at Buckingham Palace
Talking of dressing up, why not put on your posh gear and head over to Buckingham Palace today? As part of a visit to the Summer Opening of the Palace State Rooms, thereâ€™s a special exhibition called Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration. This dazzling showcase portrays the many ways these extraordinary, precious stones have been used by British monarchs over the last 200 years. And it includes a spectacular, never-seen-before display of the Queenâ€™s personal jewels, either inherited or acquired during her reign.
See the Queenâ€™s kitchens at Windsor Castle
Thereâ€™s also lots going on at Windsor Castle today, including a brilliant exhibition of the Queenâ€™s 60-year reign as seen through the work of leading Press photographers. And while …
Happy Fatherâ€™s Day! Weâ€™re celebrating big time with free p&p on orders over Â£80 today. So hit the BrandAlley sales and snap up some savvy designer bargains before you head out and spend some quality time with your dad.
Â V&A British Design Exhibition
How about taking him on a stylish trip down memory lane at the V&A’s British Design exhibition? Highlighting the best of British post-war art and design from the 1948 â€˜Austerity Games’ to the present day, itâ€™s an amazing showcase of significant moments in British design, past and present. For starters, thereâ€™s a brilliant sculpture made from upside-down traffic cones welcoming you at the main entrance.
For more ideas about the best things to do on Fatherâ€™s Day in London, whether heâ€™s the active, cultural or food-loving type of dad, check out Time Outâ€™s website.
BBC Gardenersâ€™ World Live
Got a green-fingered father? Seeing the weather is still decidedly dodgy, you could always treat him to the perfect gardening day out – Â at the BBC Gardenersâ€™ World Live at the NEC in Birmingham. The UKâ€™s most friendly and entertaining horticultural show is bursting with award-winning …