Royal Opera House Christmas Pop-Up
MONDAY - SATURDAY: 10AM - 8PM
THURSDAY FROM 5TH DEC: 10am - 9pm
SUNDAY: 11AM - 6PM
The Royal Opera House is delighted to announce the opening of its very first Pop-Up Shop. The location on James Street, just a short distance from Covent Garden Piazza, is the perfect festive setting for this new and exciting venture in the heart of Covent Garden’s bustling shopping area. You’ll be able to spot it from its beautiful window design by Helen Eger and her team at Studio Eger featuring a tutu from Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet Electric Counterpoint.
From Monday 18 November through to Christmas Eve, visitors can enjoy the irresistible atmosphere of the cobbled Covent Garden Piazza whilst browsing a luxurious and stylish selection of fabulous festive gifts from Royal Opera House Pop Up Shop. With prices starting from just £3, shoppers can expect a magical Christmas offering that includes a sparkling selection of seasonal decorations and glorious gifts to enchant friends, family and cultural enthusiasts everywhere.
For foodies, there are specialist treats from British brands, including James Cadbury’s Love Cocoa, artisan chocolatiers Prestat and celebrated biscuit boutique, Biscuiteers. Fine fragrances, perfect for presents, include Noble Isle’s, Tea Rose from Chelsea Green London, Rhubarb from Yorkshire and Whisky and Water from the Balvenie distillery in Scotland.
For children, the Pop-Up Shop offers an array of curated gifts designed to encourage cultural creativity. These include a wide selection of beautifully illustrated storybooks, award-winning toys from Danish brand Maileg and games and stationery from Parisian design studio OMY. Also available are tutus from Bob and Blossom and an exclusive range of handcrafted children’s accessories from design duo Loola and Goo.
The brand-new Royal Ballet clothing range will be showcased in the Pop-Up Shop, alongside scarves and cushions from renowned British textile artist Margo Selby. The exclusive Royal Opera House Harris Tweed will feature on the latest Cambridge Satchel Company collaboration, which features a range of styles to suit all tastes.
2-3 JAMES STREET