December 18, 2013
Are they wary, weary or just not wowed?
Much as in New York, it is hard to shock Londoners, with their globe-in-your-face diversity, punks in pink and piercings on the Tube. It’s safe to say that Londoners have acclimated to “shocking” appearances.
“Maybe you’re just not going to the right places,” someone critiqued helpfully. “I tried Harrods but the shoppers ignored Glass,” I responded. “Only the employees wanted demos there.” Following a friend’s advice, the next day I headed to Shoreditch, an area in East London blossoming with street art, cafes and fashion.
Walking in and out of pop up shops,