May 22, 2015
The world's coolest fitting rooms
Coolest fitting rooms: Holt Renfrew's ApartmentSource: Holt Renfrew Credits: ELLE Canada
Location: Toronto, Canada Why it's cool: Canada's designer-filled shopping haven Holt Renfrew happens to boast one of the most luxe changing room experiences known to shoppers. On the second floor of the Yorkdale mall location is a 1,000-square foot private world of unparelled extravagance, elegance and curated exclusives. Stylists? Flowers? Food? Fashion? The Apartment has it all. Best news? Vancouver, Calgary and 50 Bloor Street West in Toronto will be introducing The Apartment experience to their flagship stores before the end of 2017. READ MORE: Holt Renfrew’s Uncrate Africa is in stores now!
Coolest fitting rooms: Victoria's Secret's The Angel SuiteSource: Victoria's Secret Credits: ELLE Canada
Location: London, England Why it's cool: Swanky, sexy, sassy. Not only does Victoria’s Secret's New Bond Street store feature a two-storey video screen playing footage from the VS Fashion Show but also it is adorned with custom Murano glass chandeliers. And it doesn't stop there – an exclusive Angel Suite, accessible by appointment only, features an upscale lounge and series of private fitting rooms. Celebrity guests include blogger Chiara Ferragni, U.K girl group The Saturdays and singers Pixie Lott and Nicole Scherzinger. READ MORE: 10 new Victoria's Secret Angels you need to know
Coolest fitting rooms: BloomingdalesSource: Bloomingdales Credits: ELLE Canada
Locations: San Francisco, Stanford, Short Hills, U.S.A Why it's cool: The future is here. No more awkward half-dressed negotiations with sales associates to grab you alternate sizes. At Bloomingdales' San Francisco, Stanford and Short Hills locations, each fitting room is endowed with wall-mounted iPads that allow customers to communicate their requests to employees – without having to open the door. But that's not all these iPads do: They also operate touch-screen lit mirrors, so say "goodbye" to bad lighting. READ MORE: What to wear with your new Apple Watch