Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Harry Potter Shop!

For London shoppers and fans of Harry Potter, this is some exciting news. Harrods of London have opened up a Harry Potter shop only yesterday in their department store in Knightsbridge. I was very lucky to see the display on its first day while there wasn't a crowd and I got to enjoy walking around with sales assistants dressed up as Hogwarts students... I felt like I was in Diagon Alley.
It is several shops, including Olivanders, where you can buy your own wand and see all the wands from the movies. There are window displays with brooms and books. There are also stores with school uniforms (for Halloween if you like) and a movie set with lego sets, directors chairs and props from the movies.

If you can't make it to the store, below are a few photos to let you know what it's like. If you are abroad and would like to see more photos, do let me know and I can head back and take some more:


  1. How interesting! Thanks for the pictures! I'm blog hopping from Beck Valley Books. Already following. Pls visit my blog & follow me, too. I have a book giveaway going on now! Growing Old With Grace http://growing-old-with-grace.blogspot.com/.

  2. Hi I found you at Beck Valley Books on the blog hop. I'm a new follower. I work in architecture so its always nice to see people who take an interest in it.

    I have a book review blog it is www.clairesbookcorner.blogspot.com if you would like to visit.

  3. Thanks all for the comments. I'm excited about the blog hop! Am visiting your blogs now.

    @Grace - no worries, i thought it would be mean to talk about it without photos :P

    - Kris

  4. Amazing store, I wish I was in London!!! Thanks for stopping by my blog from the blog hop - new follower now.

  5. Thanks for the follow! I'm following you back!

    These are awesome pictures! I'm a HUGE Harry Potter fan :D

  6. How cool is that....makes me wish I could take a trip to London. Thanks for hopping by. New Follower back. Looking forward to reading your site. Christy @ Christy's Book Basket

  7. I'm so jealous you're so lucky, new follower, thanks for visiting and following

  8. I'm following you back. Lovely pictures you have here. I would like to visit England one day. So nice to meet you!

  9. I am so glad you came over to Mommy2nanny3Doggy1.com!

    I LOVE HARRY POTTER AND ALL THINGS HARRY POTTER!!!! I would love to see all kinds of pics! it is my dream to travel to london one day! I hope i can!

  10. Thanks for stopping by my blog yesterday, Kris! I'm now your latest follower. Tell you mom "thank you" for the lead on "A Greater Love." Haven't heard of it, but it's right up my alley. Adding it to my wishlist.

  11. Thx for the pix!! Looks fun.

    I'm hopping & Following back... thx for stopping by! Have a GREAT day!

  12. Thank you for posting these photos! I so wish I could visit these shops. I am a HUGE HP fan and this place looks likes something I would just adore. Now I have another place to add to my must visit list!


  13. Very, very nice!
    Do you have pictures of the harry potter props? If so, could you send them to me, please?


    I'd really appreciate it.
    Looking forward your answer.