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Why This Latin AmericanPop Up Is On Every Fashion Insider's To Do List

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2 May 2017
by: Chloe Mac Donnell

If like us your Insta feed makes you feel like you’re the only one not in Tulum, then we have found a way of reducing the FOMO without having to fork out for a long-haul flight. Kicking off tomorrow The Shop at Bluebird launches ‘Postcards from Latin America’ – a pop-up showcasing the vibrant style of Central and South America.

Featuring designers from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Venezuela, the pop-up in West London aims to highlight their individual signature design aesthetics including artisanal details, bespoke prints and playful silhouettes.

‘I am delighted to host a collective of talented and creative designers at The Shop at Bluebird this Summer. Bringing a Latin American energy to the store with vibrancy of colour and print,’ ,’ says Claire Miles, Head of Shop at Bluebird. ‘ The front of store is taken over with an impressive installation to set the scene for Summer. We always appreciate true craftsmanship and this collection includes some beautiful hand crafted pieces exclusive to the UK. Our customers are going to love this!’

Highlights include footwear designer Alexandre Birman, from Sao Paulo, whose vibrant coloured heels have become many A-lister’s go-to red carpet choice, Brazillian label WAIWAI whose rattan bags are total Instabait and Santa Lupita, who hail from Mexico where they create gorgeous hand embroidered dresses.

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Running for six weeks from the 4th of May, prices start from £70.



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