Category: London Unfolded…In & Around London

Wimbledon Winners 🎾

HOT WHITE NOW One of the most anticipated sports events kicks off next week, Think Pimms, Strawberries & Cream and crisp tennis whites – it’s time for Wimbledon! In anticipation of the big event, we’ve selected our Wimbledon Winners, to guarantee the perfect Hot White look on and off court. Charing Cross White Slides are […]

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The BAFTA 2016 Nominations

First One In, Last One Out: In the Shoes of an Entrepreneur Written by Janan Leo, Founder & Creative Director of Cocorose London I’m often asked about how and why I set up Cocorose London and what it’s like running my own business. As an entrepreneur in the fashion industry, the glamour and glitz often […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Paddington

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Hampstead

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Hyde Park

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Bermondsey

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Highgate

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Stratford

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Bayswater

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in White City

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Shoreditch

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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London Unfolded… #CocorosingIt in Pimlico

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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#CocoroseIt in Islington

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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#CocoroseIt in Clapham

London. As one of the world’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities, it’s no wonder that our capital is a source of inspiration, from technology and entrepreneurial start-ups to art, fashion and film. Drawing on our own London roots, we’ve named each of our shoes after some of our favourite areas, from Bayswater to Shoreditch and […]

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Best of Britannia

Not sure what to do this weekend? Come and see us at the fabulous Best of Britannia show, check out our beautiful Made in England Luxury Heritage range and join us for a Gin & Tonic.. or 2 🙂 We’re looking forward to seeing you! Happy Cocorosing XX

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Welcome Wimbledon!

It’s that time again – Wimbledon starts in less than 2 weeks and even though most eyes will be on the court, we want to make sure you’ll also look stylish off court. Shop NOW!  _____________________________________________________ Pop Up If you can’t decide which shoes would look best with your outfit, don’t worry – we’ve just […]

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New London Pop Up!

London Cocorosers, for one week only, we’re popping up in Clerkenwell to showcase an edited collection of our award-winning designs, including our best-selling Carnaby #StatementLoafers. Pop in to find your perfect pair of shoes for an unforgettable summer! Happy Cocorosing! xx

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Let’s #CocoroseIt

  Happy Monday Cocorosers! We’ve opened our new pop up boutique on Kings Road today and we can’t wait to see all your pretty faces and #CocoroseIt together. If you have any queries re specific styles and sizes, please don’t hesitate and contact Lisa at info@cocoroselondon.com 🙂 Happy Cocorosing! xx

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#CocoroseIt at #LFW

Avoid the pain of heels this Fashion Week with Cocorose London’s folding ballerinas. Pop them in your handbag for when your feet become sore or simply wear them all day. The decision is yours! Click on the banner below to browse our full selection.     Happy Cocorosing! X

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Summer Blues? We’ve got you.

With the weather rapidly cooling and clouding, it seems like our British summer has come to a rather abrupt end. However, it’s isn’t all doom and gloom, we’ve put together a mini list of things you can do this weekend to lighten to mood. How about… A visit to a rooftop cinema before it’s too […]

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Origami on Shelton Street

The multi-talented Elodie from Team Cocorose London has updated our Shelton Street Shop Window! Pop along to admire Elodie’s paper art and the treasure trove of treats inside! 1 Shelton Street, London, WC2H 9JN Open 11am – 7pm (Mon- Sat), midday – 6pm (Sun). On special Thursday Happy Hour events (you can find the details […]

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Coffee and a Cocorose?

Since we’ve taken up residency in London’s iconic Covent Garden we’ve discovered a little gem on Monmouth Street. Let us introduce you to Timber Yard’s newest opening… They provide icy cold latte goodness for warm London days full of shopping! They also do very pretty cappuccinos and orange juice with cute paper straws if that’s […]

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Happy Thursday!

It’s Thursday, the sun is shining and Cocorose London have a special Happy Hour event on this evening from 5pm – 9pm at the Covent Garden store. We’re popping Taittinger Champagne and handing out fab luxury goodie bags with treats from some the likes of Hotel Chocolat, Burt’s Bees, Harriet Sanders and more! So come […]

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Covent Garden Store – Pop Up!

Our brand new Pop Up store at 1 Shelton Street, Covent Garden is now open until the end of July 2014! It has a wide and colourful array of some of our favourite styles for this Summer. We’d love for you to come along to say hello… You can find us at 1 Shelton Street, Covent […]

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Pop at HoF continues..!

Hello Cocorosers! We hope you had a great weekend in the sunshine, maybe some of you Cocorosed It? We’d love to know or see some pics if you did 🙂 If you’re yet to come and see us at Pop at HoF in House of Fraser, Oxford Street (or can’t make it before Monday 26th […]

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Getting Flashy at House of Fraser!

Our Flash Collection has arrived and joined us to Pop Up at House Of Fraser, Oxford Street! It includes six gorgeous new styles with essential black, classic nude, touches of glamour and punchy prints. All six new styles are available to touch, try and buy until 26th of May, pop in and see us!   […]

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Snap, Flash and Pop!

FLASH! We’ve decided to give our extra special Cocorosers a sneak preview of our upcoming Autumn Winter 2014 Collection! They will be available online for a short time and then coming with us to Oxford Street in May (more info below). Keep an eye out for your weekly newsletter for more information. If you’re not […]

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BAFTA Nominations 2014!

Cocorose London we lucky enough to be able to go along to BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly to hear the nominations! If you follow us on Instagram (@cocorose or www.instagram.com/cocorose) then you’ll have seen a few cheeky snaps… What did you think of the nominations? We’d love to hear your thoughts, catch us on Facebook or Tweet […]

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Happenings at Cocorose London HQ

It’s the final week leading up the Christmas – here’s a behind the scenes sneak peek at some of the things we’ve been up to at Cocorose London HQ… New business cards arrived!   Lovely Lisa spend a LONG time writing  out lots of gorgeous Christmas cards, complete with Christmas tree made up of shoes! […]

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Lunch at Duck & Waffle

This week Cocorose London were lucky enough to have a delicious lunch at London’s Duck & Waffle, we thought snapped a few quick pics of delicious dishes and delightful views to share with our Cocorosers! Starters on a giant block of salt to begin… Followed by a doughnut filled with Ox Tail!   Followed by […]

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Alice in Japan!

This week, Cocorose London’s exclusive competition with Elle Japan came to a close and one lucky winner was chosen, they won a pair of tickets to see The Royal Ballet perform Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland in Tokyo, Japan! Before they went on tour, Cocorose London were lucky enough to see the magical Alice’s Adventures In […]

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Strawberry Fields Forever

The sun has well and truly made an appearance in London this weekend and what better way to spend a sunny Sunday morning than heading off to the wide open fields and picking our own strawberries! We went to Parkside Farm where there is an abundance of fruit and veg, and you can wander the […]

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A London Summer

Summer has finally made an appearance in London, about time too! For those of us Londonders not lucky enough to be jet-setting to more exotic climes, these few sun-filled days are very important! We’ve been making the most of it and getting out and about and of course, Cocorosing It. That includes warm and sunny […]

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Out and About in London

What have Cocorose London been up to this week? Afternoon tea at the The Parlour   Wonderful tea, sandwiches, cake AND scones! Cocorosing It at the West End    The Rooftop Film Club in Peckham We watched Moonrise Kingdom on the roof of the Bussey building in Peckham! A beautiful view of London teamed with […]

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Dirty Martini

Last week, Team Cocorose London went out on the town! To Dirty Martinis in Hanover Square, a fabulous underground cocktail bar. We made sure to sample plenty of the delights they had on offer including various Martinis and Prosecco cocktails, here a just a few we tried… Elderflower Fizz Italian Kiss Cherry Blossom Martini Passion […]

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‘Walk A Mile In My Shoes’

This was one of the tunes that Pete Molinari belted out at the Jazz Cafe last Friday evening and we absolutely loved him even more for it! Walk a mile in our Cocoroses we say! So, our verdict for the evening, having Cocorosed our way over to Camden, is this… Lovely people Amazing music, … […]

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Cocorosing It to see Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

On Sunday afternoon we Cocorosed It to Leicester square for the Premiere of World War Z, to meet our friend Brad Pitt! … As the perfect gentleman, Brad brought his fabulous wife Angelina Jolie with him! If you would also like to see Brad Pitt, head on over to Leicester Square in a couple of […]

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Jui’s Fashionable Week in London

Our super stylish and lovely Jui from Team Cocorose London JAPAN visited us here in London recently. See what she wore here, for her few days in the Capital…

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Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland

Yesterday evening we went to the ballet! Cocorose London hosted a luxurious evening of glitz and glamour at The Royal Opera house in Covent Garden for six exclusive members of press. The purpose of the evening was to introduce our Alice shoe from The Royal Ballet collection in amongst the setting and ballet production that […]

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Five minutes with… Tom Bem

Our newest discovery at Cocorose HQ has been the ‘Pass It On’ E.P. by exciting new music talent, Tom Bem. Tom is from London and has written a collection of catchy songs that have had us bopping around the office all week. When we heard he was a shoe fan too (probably not ballet shoes […]

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Behind The Scenes – The Shoes!

For our final behind the scenes blog post we’re going to give you guys a sneak preview of some of our Spring Summer 2013 shoes in action! As you can see, we’ve spoilt you lucky ladies for choice…     Here you can see our beautiful model Sasha sporting our brand new Blue Bayswater foldable […]

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Behind The Scenes – The Style

Welcome back to Behind the Scenes part two! A little look into our Behind the Scenes style team… On the day of our glamorous Spring Summer 2013 shoot we, of course, needed some glamorous assistance! Enter Lauren, our fantastic makeup artist (www.laurenbaker.co.uk) and Georgie, our trendy stylist (@GeorgieHillier)! These girls made sure our model looked […]

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Behind The Scenes – The Venue

Last week Cocorose London travelled to Mayfair to shoot our Spring Summer 2013 collection, and whilst we were there we also shot a few Autumn Winter looks too! The Venue for our glossy shoot was a breath-takingly beautiful flat in Mayfair. We were so pleased to be able to use this incredible home for our […]

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Cocorose London at Top Drawer

This week Cocorose London has been at Top Drawer, a trade show at Earls Court in London. Top Drawer unites an inspirational showcase of exciting, design-led, must-have products for 2013. This year was no exception and it was great to see some of the beautiful things on show for the Spring. We were extremely excited […]

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A New Year, New Things to See!

Happy New Year Cocorosers! We hope you had a fantastic New Year with plenty of celebrations; we definitely did! It’s that time of year again, the time when you can’t go two minutes before hearing about someone’s New Year’s resolution; the detox diet or the new gym membership (let’s see how long until the chocolate […]

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LONDON UNFOLDED by Cocorose London

The wait is over… and we’re super excited to officially make our announcement about London Unfolded! Cocorose London is exceptionally proud to be an Official Gift Partner to the EE British Academy Film Awards since 2010 and to be invited each year to design a bespoke pair of our signature foldable ballet pumps for the […]

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Today I’m Wearing…

Heading out today on the photoshoot for London Unfolded, I chose to wear a striking blue feathered headband paired with my olive silk and black mesh dress which I designed myself and which I love as it’s so versatile and looks great with my Classic Elegance Cocorose ballet pumps. As it was going to be a […]

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London Unfolded

If you happen to be in London over the next few weeks, you may just spot Team Cocorose out and about, working the City from north to south, east to west and back again. We’ll be clocking stylish, unique individuals around our Capital and will be snapping away eagerly whilst also conducting mini interviews. As […]

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Cocorosing it at ‘Theo Randall’s’ Restaurant

Our lovely Cocorose team member Elodie experienced some fine dining at the Theo Randall restaurant last Friday. Elodie tried out the sample taster menu and for starters had the (1) ‘Insalata di granchio’ – fresh Devon crab with Florence fennel, dandelion, celery, trevisse and sardinian bottarga. (2) Branzino al forno – Wood roasted sea bass fillet with […]

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Cocorose London Proud to Support ‘Fashion for the Brave’ Charity Gala

Cocorose London are proud to announce our participation in the charity event ‘Fashion for the Brave‘, which unites British fashion with the British forces. The event will be taking place on Thursday 20th September at The Dorchester Hotel. The event, supported by The British Fashion Council, will raise funds and awareness towards our British troops. The […]

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A Month of Inspiration

We’re feeling inspired this month at Cocorose HQ. Since Sunday we’ve been at Pure London, a fabulous trade show that displays a feast of fashion design talent, showcasing our new and very exciting Autumn-Winter and Spring-Summer collections. We also got the chance to catch a talk or two with inspirational entrepreneur Michelle Mone, fashion designer and icon Zandra […]

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Pop along to the Chanel Pop-up Shop in Covent Garden!

Over the last two days our fashion radar has been alerted via the social media sea with news that Chanel have opened their first beauty pop-up shop in Covent Garden Market, London. And what beautiful news this is! Highlights from the gem of the store include, the chic Chanel nail bar, a London first, make-up stations which sit alongside classic and new Chanel beauty […]

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‘Cocorosing It’ to Taste of London!

We’re real foodies here at Cocorose HQ and what better way to try new flavours, meet our favourite chefs (Michel Roux!) and hone our wine connoisseurship then at the Taste of London Festival. So we did just that this weekend (Saturday 23rd June) and ‘Cocorosed It’ (natch) to Regent’s Park, London where the festival was being held. So while our feet […]

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Transforming Tradition with BT ArtBox

Thanks to the Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics this Summer, celebration is sweeping across the UK and appearing in all shapes and sizes. In London, celebration is appearing in the form of our beloved red telephone box. Thanks to the Diamond Jubilee, BT are running their ArtBox campaign, with the help of artists across the nation, the capitals […]

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‘Cocorosing It’ to the Damien Hirst Exhibition!

Not wanting to let our long bank holiday go to waste we ‘Cocorosed It’ to the Damien Hirst exhibition at the Tate Modern on Sunday. A celebration of his key works which span twenty years the retrospective runs from now up until the 9th September. With over seventy works ranging from the bizarre to the brilliant, […]

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Unleash your Inner Child at The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe Show

We’re unleashing our inner child this month, as we’ll be Cocorosing It to a Threesixty theatre production of our favourite childhood story The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.   The interpretation of C.S Lewis’s famous ‘Chronicles of Narnia’ collection is being shown in an outside venue at the beautiful Kensington Gardens in London from the 8th May […]

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It’s Blooming Lovely at The RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Admittedly we’re no Alan Titchmarsh here at Cocorose London HQ but we’ll definitely be making room in our diaries for the garden bonanza of the year The RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Being held from the 22nd to 26th May at the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, there are only 21 days to go until the big day. […]

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Christian Louboutin at The Design Museum

‘High heels are pleasure with pain. If you can’t walk in them, don’t wear them” Christian Louboutin caused quite a stir  when he uttered these words in an interview for Grazia magazine last week. While Mr Louboutin may not have much sympathy for glamorous shoeistas, we certainly do, that’s while we’ll be Cocorosing It to Louboutin’s […]

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Supporting Local

Yesterday we pottered our way all across London Town to the leafy suburbs of Richmond and Twickenham and there, we chanced across the Twickenham Farmers Market which takes place every Saturday. We couldn’t resist buying some of the local produce which included some really yummy lemon sponge cake, a few mini quiches and some locally grown […]

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Legally Blonde The Musical at The Savoy Theatre

On Thursday evening, Team Cocorose headed off to The Savoy Theatre in central London to watch the musical of 2011… Winner of 7 awards in London, including the 2011 Laurence Olivier Award and Whatsonstage Award for Best New Musical, Legally Blonde is the award-winning sensation that has taken the West End by storm! I must admit, I wasn’t too […]

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Strawberries & Cream at Wimbledon

We can’t wait for Wimbledon to start! In just over 1 week, we’ve now started our Wimbledon Count Down; not only for the fantastic tennis but also to soak up the amazing atmosphere and enjoy a few glasses of Pimms and the summer treat that has become iconic for this sporting event… Strawberries and Cream! To celebrate […]

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The Chelsea Flower Show

The world’s most famous flower show is almost upon us. In less than a week, the Royal Hospital in Chelsea will be transformed into the most amazing outdoor space, with more than 30 unique gardens on show, designed by independent experts all the way through to household brand names including B&Q to Laurent-Perrier. Whether you […]

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The Royal Wedding

It was the fairytale wedding that we had all been hoping for and looking forward to. Here are just a few images of the beautiful day… All images from The British Monarchy of Flickr

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The Day Before… The Royal Wedding!

We were sat in the Shoedoir yesterday, thinking about Wills & Kates’ big day and listening to the reporting of it all on the radio. We weren’t planning on heading down to the Palace or Westminster Abbey to join the revelry, settling instead for a BBQ and watching it all unfold on the TV. However, as […]

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High Tea at Harrods

Harrods. The world’s most famous luxury department store. A very British institution. And a wonderful setting to enjoy a leisurely Sunday afternoon tea, as we discovered yesterday… With huge thanks to Sarah and Matt for this very special treat 🙂  Thank you to the very lovely staff at Harrods for looking after us and letting us […]

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The Royal Wedding

As the days get longer and our thoughts turn to Springtime and the Royal Wedding, we contemplate our own bridal collection of foldable shoes, which are perfect for brides and her bridesmaids. It’s funny to think that our very first wedding shoe, the Spring Snowflake, has become a much loved and adored Cocorose Classic. This […]

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Cocorose London at The Orange British Academy Film Awards

Less than 1 week to go until the glamorous Orange British Academy Film Awards takes place at the beautiful Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London. On Sunday evening, 13th February 2011, the wonderfully talented stars including Natalie Portman and Helena Bonham Carter will depart from the Savoy hotel to grace the rolled out, red carpet; all in […]

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A Cocorose Trip to Town

I was looking through some of the photos from yesterday’s tour round town on a typical day of Cocorose foldable fun and thought I’d post them here. Highgate We had a catch up with our local stockist – Nawar – number 13 on the High Street there in Highgate.  Beautiful boutique with a selection of ladies apparel, […]

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