Posts tagged "harvey nichols"

Harvey Nichols Ads Feature Models Who Pissed Their Panties

How do you illustrate excitement? If you’re British department store Harvey Nichols, you show models who are so excited about their upcoming sale that they’ve actually peed their pants. The British public, predictably, is none too happy with the ads, as dissenting Twitter users expressed their concern. This isn’t the first time Harvey Nichols’ ad…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 11, 2012

Puppies Are Not Accessories! Harvey Nichols Ad Treats Purse Dogs Like Jewelry

I love purse dogs as much as the next squeal-y girl, but certain things should not be treated as accessories: puppies, children and, oh yeah, puppies. Harvey Nichols‘ holiday commercial dispatched dozens of cute puppies to a department store and showed posh lady-actresses shopping for dogs to match their shoes and coats &#8212…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 14, 2010

If You Shop At Harvey Nichols, You Just Might Lose Your Head

Copyranter has baffled us again with a new, bizarre ad campaign. This one is from the UK department store Harvey Nichols. In the ads, color-coordinated women’s outfits go shopping for the proper heads to go with them. But what does it all mean? The tag line reads: “Who will be the lucky ones?” Does thi…

By: Susannah Breslin / June 14, 2010

So This Is Why Everyone Wants To Be In The Front Row

British soap stars get treated to an eyeful at the Harvey Nichols Spring/Summer 2010 preview collection. How come the models in the shows we go to never look like this? [Manchester, 3/12/10]…

By: Erin Flaherty / March 12, 2010

Beyonce’s Spending Spree—What’d She Buy?

Beyonce has been in London working her butt off onstage in front of packed venues on her sold-out tour—but this past weekend, she managed to eek out a few hours for herself. Well, for shopping … for herself. And did she ever shop. The estimated total damage done at the Harvey Nichols department store: £6,000,…

By: Nina Carbone / November 24, 2009

Smells Like Expensive Teen Spirit

A new French perfume by Etat Libre d’Orange called Sécrétions Magnifiques smells just like what the name suggests it takes — a combo of blood, sweat, and spit. [No tears? -- Editor] Although the scent alone is enough to trigger your gag reflex, the $150 price tag will probably do that too. The perfume ha…

By: Simcha / February 28, 2008