Mary Portas is set to launch her own womenswear range aimed at women 40 years and older for House of Fraser. The TV star has inked a deal with the retailer, marking the first time that she has endorsed products with her own name attached to them. The news comes at the same time that Portas...

Of course Mary Portas believes it will claiming in her Sun column today that "spending habits are showing people are buying quality over quantity." She likened the new idea to the food industry that "tackled this issue ten years ago with the push to buy free-range chicken and eggs." Hmmm...

Retail guru Mary Portas, the undisputed Queen of the British aisles, moves to Channel 4 this month to present a brand new series, Mary Portas: Secret Shopper. In Secret Shopper, Mary Portas has changed sides. Rather than helping businesses to maximise profits, she's now championing the...

Three months ago we were filling you in on Mary Portas's latest fashion venture - a womenswear collection and concept store for House of Fraser. Called Pret a Portas, the concept store launched on August 18th at House of Fraser's Oxford Street branch. Targeting women only, the store provides a...

. She set up her own label after studying at Central Saint Martins (London's college of art & design) and completing her Masters at the Royal College of Art. After working for other companies, she later branched out on her own and started advertising her own designs, with Portobello Road...

in Birmingham's Bullring shopping centre, last week. As a brand often spotted on many of my favourite bloggers from across the pond, I've been eagerly awaiting Forever 21's arrival to our shores. With price-points translating to £9.50 for a cardigan, £20 for a jacket and £10 for a pair of...

× Minnie Mortimer may have grown up in New York—the Upper East Side, to be exact—but her current home base is Malibu. Recently, the LA transplant opened her first shop in Brentwood. The small nook, housed in the 60-year-old landmark Barry Building on San Vincente, is filled with Mortimer's...

Mary Portas and Clarks have collaborated to create a range of shoes for women – designer shoes – with a fashionable and contemporary look, with Clarks high standards for comfort and wearability built in. Mary Portas is the star of the "Mary Queen of Shops" TV programme and a retail guru, who...

So when I questioned Mary about it, whether or not she thought she was maybe putting off quite a big demographic by using this phrase, we had a bit of a debate about it... of course all captured on camera. Coming to a TV screen near you soon! For the record: I would absolutely shop there,...

Mary Portas Secret Shopper Rant I watched Mary Portas' new show last night on Ch4 and Twitter was alight with talk about the show (trended no1 in UK). Anyway, it was good. I think it will get better as the season goes on but what I couldn't understand was the reaction so many people had to...

 

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