Posted by: lizlitzow | December 21, 2011

Christmassy London

I was in London briefly on my way home to Australia.  It was freezing cold with a mean little wind.  The city was all decked out in her Christmas finery and looked gorgeous.  I do love London and never tire of visiting her.  Whilst I couldn’t possibly photograph all the decorations, I just did a few that took my fancy and here they are.

Yes Santa, I'll have that one

A Park Lane tree

A Piccadilly tree

Funky tree at Harvey Nichols


Jimmy Choo does Christmas

Stella McCartney's decorations

Not quite Christmas, but hey its Hermes

Delicious choices from Dolce & Gabbana

Merry Christmas from London.

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  1. great photos 🙂 and what did you buy, may I ask? 🙂

    • Sadly not the Ferrari !!!

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  2. I like the one that looks like it’s made out of styrofoam cubes.

    • Very unusual wasn’t it ?

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  3. Love the Harvey Nics Tree!

    • Yes it is fun – most of the decorations were very trad !!!

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  4. Love all the trees. One of my fond memories of London at Christmas was the chestnuts for sale in the streets. Are they still there? Best wishes to you.

    • Yes they are – actually all over Europe – have a wonderful time with your boys

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  5. I don’t think I’ll ever tire of visiting London either. I enjoyed looking at your images of London decked out for Christmas.

    • Yes it was very festive & thankyou

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  6. I was there recently myself – the lights strung above Regent Street were fantastic. As were the manic elf-clerks at Hambly’s Toy Store!

  7. I love Christmas decorations! The cities look alive and festive. I’m currently in San Francisco and they really go over the top! But it’s great.

    PS I have just realised that I had forgotten to log in and I was using a different computer….

    • Yes ….. They have the best decorations in the US –

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  8. I love London too!! Was there last week! Your pics brought it back to me! Have a wonderful Christmas in Oz!! j9

    • Thank you & you too

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  9. I’m sure you were driving a Ferrari in Sydney!

    • I so wish !!!

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  10. We have some gorgeous display from Hermès here as well.

  11. Beautiful, so beautiful. It should be the most beautiful time of the year, now… Thank you dear Debra, have a nice and safety travel. Happy New Year and Merry Christmas, with my love, nia

  12. London is spectacular at Christmas. Miss it.

    • It is a buzzy place

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