News from Regent Arcade
Spring into the new Season at Regent Arcade
Spring has sprung in the heart of Cheltenham! At Regent Arcade the stores are full to the brim with new-season fashion to suit all age groups, tastes and budgets.
Hot new trends such as pastels, floral prints and lace are cropping up in stores such as River Island and Mistral, and tribal chic has arrived at Dorothy Perkins and Miss Selfridge (in-store at BHS). And as all our shops, restaurants and cafés are under cover you can stock up your spring wardrobe without even risking seasonal rain showers!
Don’t forget it’s Mother’s Day on Sunday 18th March. You’ll be spoilt for choice with gifts at Regent Arcade – classic cards and gifts are available at Sugar Loaf and Clintons, and By Local have a truly unique range of bespoke handmade gifts, including Kath Cooper’s pastel ceramic goodies. If Mum’s got a sweet tooth, she’ll be thrilled with a treat from Thorntons or a specially-iced giant cookie from Millie’s.
For ethically-sourced, nourishing bath and skincare products head to The Body Shop, and The Perfume Shop and The Fragrance Shop offer an unrivalled selection of sweet-smelling gift sets from designers such as Jimmy Choo and Dior.
For glamorous mummies, Ernest Jones, David Christopher and The Regent Goldsmith offer high-quality jewellery to be treasured. Silver specialist Pia have a large selection of beaded pieces and charms, and Crystal Chain offer Swarovski sparkle. On the first floor, head to Crystals for more unusual gifts, such as ammonite fossils for the home and delicate amber pendants.
If you’re heading to the Cheltenham Festival at the Racecourse this month, why not consider accessorising your outfit with a fabulous one-off fascinator from Dottie Chic on the first floor?
Owner Stacie Carroll worked alongside Vivienne Westwood and her fascinators (pictured) are just a small part of an exciting new spring fashion range. Her beautiful handmade tweed jackets and show-stopping dresses will really make you stand out at Ladies’ Day!
Local artists trading collectively as By Local on the first floor have put together a collection of racing inspired gifts- including paintings and hand-made greetings cards.
And finally, if you’re not heading to the Racecourse this year, did you know that Race Week is also the ideal time to shop? Many people avoid the town centre during the Festival, but here’s a well-kept secret- once everyone is at the racecourse for the day’s racing the town is perfect for relaxed shopping, with plenty of parking too!