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Irresistible Tateossian wristwear joins the collections at De Moura
Posted on 20th Oct 2017 by De Moura
The latest new arrivals from Tateossian London have just landed in store, featuring a wide range of handsome bracelets for ladies and gentlemen. Check out our Tateossian page for details of our current lines.
Luxury Eyewear Brands Ray-Ban and Persol Arrive In Store
Posted on 15th May 2017 by De Moura
We are pleased to announce the addition of a selection of Ray-Ban and Persol sunglasses to our product ranges both online and in store in Prestbury, Cheshire. Featuring classic shapes such as Aviators and Wayfarers, along with more modern adaptations such as Cockpit and Chromance, our Ray-Ban offering is...
Introducing Aspinal of London to De Moura’s Prestbury Store
Posted on 20th Apr 2017 by De Moura
We are very pleased to present a selection of quintessentially British luxury leather goods by renowned brand 'Aspinal of London' in our Prestbury Store for the first time. Focussing on business bags and small accessories such as travel wallets, padfolios, passport covers, there is something to suit everyone, with...
The Wine Room at DE MOURA | Prestbury
Posted on 22nd Feb 2017 by De Moura
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our preview fine wine selection, comprising twenty different wines and champagnes to give a tantalising taster of what's in store. Branded as 'The Wine Room at De Moura', the selection of wines and champagnes will be refreshed on...
Faultlines, black holes and glaciers: mapping uncharted territories
Posted on 8th Feb 2017 by De Moura
An insightful and fascinating essay on the difficulties of mapping the as yet uncharted frontiers of earth, ocean and space, courtesy of the Guardian. A must read for all those interested in maps! http://bit.ly/2kCcb5X For the ultimate in the realm of cartography, don't miss...
Valentine’s Day Gift Guide
Posted on 2nd Feb 2017 by De Moura
The one day in the year on which love and romance are celebrated has some unusual origins unbeknown to the most. The special occasion derives its name not too surprisingly from Saint Valentine, a Roman priest born in Terni in 176AD, who became prolific for his fervent Christian faith...
The History of Globemaking - An interview with Peter Bellerby
Posted on 12th Dec 2016 by De Moura
A must-watch for all those interested in the history of these fascinating objects, Peter Bellerby, founder and owner of Bellerby & Co. Globemakers talks about the origins of the terrestial and celestial globe, and how they evolved over the last few hundred years. See our range of exclusive globes...
Gentlemen’s Christmas Gift Guide
Posted on 3rd Dec 2016 by De Moura
Christmas 2016 is upon us and while we are living in times when ‘things’ are available in unprecedented abundance, consumers are growing increasingly dissatisfied with the negative consequences of globalisation, and in particular its detrimental impact on retail. This past year featured two global events of monumental significance:...
Prestbury Store Opening
Posted on 10th Nov 2016 by De Moura
We are pleased to announce the opening of a De Moura store in the heart of Prestbury, Cheshire, bringing an exclusive selection of our exceptional products to one of the country's most prestigious locations. For more information including where to find us, opening hours and contact details, visit the '...
Pays sans frontières? The transigent concept of borders in the 21st century
Posted on 16th Sep 2015 by De Moura
At a time when Europe’s migration crisis is reaching unprecedented peaks, it seems timely to contemplate the issue of borders. They represent a concept that many of us take for granted and yet spare little thought for what they actually represent. This is certainly the case...
Dante, Design and the Renaissance - Reconciling creative tradition with Italy’s cultural heritage
Posted on 21st Aug 2015 by De Moura
"Il piacere più nobile è la gioia di comprendere" - Leonardo da Vinci The steady flow of writing that emanates from Italy enthuses the senses and evokes an inescapable desire to pack one’s bags and make a dash for the ‘Bel Paese’ not least when...
Al Andalus | The Moorish Legacy in the Iberian Peninsula
Posted on 19th Jun 2015 by De Moura
With the economic gloom that dominates the news from Spain and Portugal and seemingly endless cycle of violence in the Syria and Iraq, it is tragically easy to overlook the majestic historic legacy bestowed on Iberia by the Moors during their 700 years of presence in Al Andalus, the Arabic name...