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An African Christmas has Arrived in London


Giraffes and acacia trees have filled our shop windows, bringing an African Christmas to London. If you are in town the Flagship store has never looked more beautiful and we would love to welcome you.

This is always our favourite time of the year and our store is a treasure trove of unique and exquisitely made gifts from Africa.

We look forward to welcoming you and seeing you feel at home with some of our special brew ‘Watering Hole’ tea or a glass of champagne, welcoming in the festive season!

There’s nothing like it north of the Zambezi…

Our Christmas 2015 Opening Hours

  • Thursday 24 December: 10am – 4pm
  • Friday 25 December (Christmas Day): closed
  • Saturday 26 December (Boxing Day): closed
  • Sunday 27 December: closed
  • Monday 28 December (Bank Holiday): closed
  • Tuesday 29 December: 10am – 7pm
  • Wednesday 30 December: 10am – 7pm
  • Thursday 31 December: 10am – 5pm
  • Friday 1 January (New Years Day): closed
  • Saturday 2 January: 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday 3 January: 12pm – 5pm

A Trip to the Homestead

Our new Homestead Gifts catalogue has arrived. We’ve handpicked our favourite pieces, and we invite you to explore an adventurous collection of gifts, rich in stories and meaning, designed for all occasions and personalities. Our Klipspringer Couple are a family favourite. These beautiful African antelopes pair for life and make the most devoted couples in… Continue

Safari Christmas Week 2015

Safari Christmas Week 2015

The Mavros Family request the pleasure of your company to celebrate their Safari Christmas Week. Wednesday 18th of November to Wednesday 25th of November from 11am daily. We are shaking up tradition and hosting cocktail parties on the opening and closing nights, Wed 18th & Wed 25th 6-9pm. RSVP: On the days in between, please join… Continue

Swimming Croc Cufflinks

Swimming Croc Cufflinks

The Swimming Croc Cufflinks in Sterling Silver are a new addition to the Patrick Mavros Cufflink range. These are the longest and boldest of the cufflinks and are an accurate representation of the mighty leviathans of the Zambezi River. In the ancient civilisations of Zimbabwe, the crocodile and the patterns of its scales were used… Continue

In the Spirit of the Glorious Grouse

In the Spirit of the Glorious Grouse

As we emerge from our dry winter in the Southern Hemisphere when everything is brown and beige, my thoughts drift to the beautiful swathes of purple and lavender that blanket the endless moors across Northern England and Scotland. It reminds me of the enigmatic birds that live on those moors and how much excitement surrounds… Continue

Take a Ride on the Wild Side in the Elemobile

Take a Ride on the Wild Side in the Elemobile

Patrick Mavros, London is delighted to be joining the most exciting initiative to occur in London this summer in support of the Elephant Family Foundation. The foundation was set up by the late great adventurer and conservationist, Mark Shand whose desire to save the Indian elephant began in 1988 when he rescued a street-begging elephant,… Continue

What a Dad!

Greetings from Africa. At this time of the year, we tip our hats to all the GREAT Dads out there, to all those men who have protected, loved and inspired their children, just as our father Patrick has! Dads, we hope that your family recognises all that you have done for them. Alexander and Forbes have… Continue

What a Dad!
USA  Trunk Shows

USA Trunk Shows

Greetings from Sunny Africa! We are delighted to invite you to our exclusive trunk shows in New York City & Washington DC this June. Be among the first in the United States to view our recently launched Sea Urchin Collection, designed and crafted in our tropical studio and workshop along with other classic Patrick Mavros… Continue

One of the world’s greatest story tellers…

One of the world’s greatest storytellers is back after his wildly successful talk last year. We are delighted to invite you to ‘When the Sun Turned Black’ Told by Rob Caskie Tuesday 26th May 2015 ~ 7pm Please note this is on a strictly first come, first served basis, and we will only be able… Continue

The Animal Botanical Exhibition

To mark Ardmore Ceramics’ 30th anniversary, please join us at Patrick Mavros 104 -106 Fulham Road, London SW3 6HS Thursday 14th ~ Sunday 24th May 2015 10am ~ 7pm RSVP – Ardmore Ceramics, one of South Africa’s great success stories, was founded in the foothills of the Drakensburg Mountains by Fée Halsted. Her first… Continue