1. To bring from far; to seek out studiously.
1. Anything brought from far, or brought about with studious care; a deep strategem.
Online shopping on the whole is not exactly exciting... necessary and practical it may be but on many occasions the true thrill of the consumerist chase which culminates in triumphantly carrying the purchase home is lost within the online world and only replaced by a sense of convenience. There are a number of great stores which exist online (our favourites being Daniel Jenkins - we would love to go to the physical store but Monmouth is that little bit too far for us at the moment- oi polloi and luisaviaroma at sale time) but historically we would always choose a trip to the shops over a virtual shopping spree... That said, our perceptions of online retail might soon change and not because of the efforts of sites like oki-ni and asos. As the price of flights rockets Farfetch makes shopping around the globe that whole bit easier by bringing together twenty fashion boutiques from ten different cities.
The offerings are split into three sections:
Steve's favourites/wish list, if money were no object (in the midst of the credit crunch we all need to befriend Birdman) include:
EJ's highlights are:
Steve, I was totally going to pick that purple jacket! It's pricy but I really love it! No fancy dan collage for me today I'm afraid, the PC has been commandeered. The classic list instead...
- Tan leather 'Mario' boot - seriously tasty footwear in a lovely colour
- Crust puffa jacket with stripes - I think I must be channelling the 70s today