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Christmas comes early at Selfridges UK!

I came across the article below and wanted to share it. Has anyone from the UK visited yet? If you go to the link it has some awesome photos of the shop!

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Life-size polar bears, 120 different advent calendars and 2,000 Union Jack baubles ... yes, it's Christmas at Selfridges (only 141 days early!)

Iconic store opens Christmas department 141 days before 25th December
  • 6ft polar bear on display and for sale for Ģ1,599
  • Dip-dyed and neon decorations predicted to be big seasonal trend
  • Furbies and retro popcorn makers expected to be best-selling gifts
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2385965/Selfridges-Christmas-shop-2013--1-600-polar-bears-120-different-advent-calendars-2-000-Union-Jack-baubles.html

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2385965/Selfridges-Christmas-shop-2013--1-600-polar-bears-120-different-advent-calendars-2-000-Union-Jack-baubles.html#ixzz2cmJrn4ie
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Thank you for posting this! The photos are so lovely. The employees did such a beautiful job of dressing the displays. I love Santa in the phone booth while the corgis wait outside.

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I came across the article below and wanted to share it. Has anyone from the UK visited yet? If you go to the link it has some awesome photos of the shop!

From MAILONLINE
Life-size polar bears, 120 different advent calendars and 2,000 Union Jack baubles ... yes, it's Christmas at Selfridges (only 141 days early!)

Iconic store opens Christmas department 141 days before 25th December
  • 6ft polar bear on display and for sale for Ģ1,599
  • Dip-dyed and neon decorations predicted to be big seasonal trend
  • Furbies and retro popcorn makers expected to be best-selling gifts
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2385965/Selfridges-Christmas-shop-2013--1-600-polar-bears-120-different-advent-calendars-2-000-Union-Jack-baubles.html

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2385965/Selfridges-Christmas-shop-2013--1-600-polar-bears-120-different-advent-calendars-2-000-Union-Jack-baubles.html#ixzz2cmJrn4ie
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