Selfridges launches own library to celebrate the power of words
Filed under: Fashion
On 12 January (i.e. NOW) famous department store Selfridges is launching Words Words Words - a celebration of all things library, book and word.
As part of the event the Oxford Street store will be transforming its UltraLounge (that's the big temporary event space on the lower ground floor if you're familiar with Selfridges) into an interactive library space.
Words as Images talk (Thurs 9 Feb)
Handwriting Analysis Workshop (various dates)
Coffee Culture lecture (Thurs 26 Jan)
Make Your Own Book lesson (3 and 24 Feb)
Lecture on Love Letters (14 Feb - Valentine's Day of course!)
Not forgetting the It's Nice That Word-A-Coaster window display - a mini rollercoaster dispensing predictions for 2012!
And to top it all off there's a wealth of word-themed shopping opportunities. You can see our top picks in the gallery below:
BONUS FACT: In case you were wondering, the title of the event is a neat Shakespeare reference - Hamlet in conversation with Polonius to be precise!