Watch: 100 years of London style in 100 seconds
Thursday 01 September 2011
In the runup to its September 13 opening, the new Westfield Stratford shopping center in East London gets teased in a new video that has viewers travel through style eras.
Starting with opulent 1911 looks, a couple gets dressed in everything from Roaring Twenties to Swinging Sixties and beyond, dancing in the decades' respective typical fashion.
Watch the video at http://youtu.be/7JxfgId3XTs.
Westfield Stratford is part of the infrastructural effort preceding the Olympic Games and will host more than 300 brands (among them one of the new Forever21 stores), over 50 restaurants, a 14-screen cinema, a casino, three hotels, a bowling alley and other entertainment spaces.
World's most lethal spider found under a bunch of bananas
Rumours that the star wants to move on to pastures new
Comedian says he 'never laughed as hard as I have writing with Rik'
Life & Style blogs
Soylent: Could a slug of nutritionally engineered sludge ever replace the leisurely meal?
Cara Delevingne photographed naked by Mario Testino for Allure magazine
Dear young men: The old stereotypes of what it is to be a 'man' are a load of rubbish
What lies beneath La Perla's 60 years of luxury lingerie?
Japan approves construction of maglev bullet train that will travel 178 miles in 40 minutes
- 1 Jack the Ripper: Scientists who claims to have identified notorious killer has 'made serious DNA error'
- 2 Ebola outbreak: What is bushmeat – and is it to blame for the disease that has killed thousands?
- 3 Star Wars memorabilia called a 'bit of plastic' on Antiques Roadshow by Fiona Bruce valued at £50,000
- 4 Meet Thea, Norway's 12-year-old child bride
- 5 Russell Brand might seem like a sexy revolutionary worth getting behind, but he will only fail his fans
£55000 - £58000 per annum + benefits: Ashdown Group: A highly successful and w...
£110 - £130 per day + Competitive rates of pay TBA: Randstad Education Reading...
£110 - £130 per day + Competitive rates of pay: Randstad Education Reading: Pr...
£110 - £130 per day + Competitive rates of pay: Randstad Education Reading: Ye...