Politics, policy and administration

On Wednesday, 8 February 2024, the College of the Mayor and Aldermen officially opened nine new pop-up stores in Ville-Haute and the Gare district.

Le recoin du chien, at 38, rue Philippe II, has everything to pamper your four-legged friend, with collars, premium toys, leashes and much more for those looking to treat their pooch.

Fomeaux, at 40, rue Philippe II, was created to give a second life to men's and women's clothing. Each piece is meticulously assessed and selected for its features, quality and fashionability. Find more information on Instagram fomeaux.

Boutique du Monde, at 19–25, rue des Capucins, is a social organisation working to support fairer trade by guaranteeing producers in developing countries a fair price for their products. Run entirely by volunteers, the shop offers superior products at affordable prices. For more information: https://weltbutteker.lu/

Heroismo, at 26, rue des Capucins, is a sportswear specialist shop. The brand, conceived and created by two young entrepreneurs from Luxembourg who love being active, offers superior clothing for women and men of all sizes, with flattering cuts for feel-good pieces. For more information: https://heroismo.shop/

Friendship Colours of the Chars, at 2, rue des Capucins, is a shop offering premium and unique fashion accessories, clothing, bed linen, towels and decorative items. Every item is handmade. As a social enterprise, the shop reinvests all profits in training and employment for women from marginalised communities in Bangladesh and raises awareness of the work of the NGO Friendship. For more information: https://friendship.ngo/

New Fresh Kicks, at 43, Grand-Rue, showcases sneakers. It offers exclusive and vintage items, as well as the latest models from the most popular brands. With its carefully selected collection, the shop offers rare items that are highly sought after by sneaker collectors and fans. Find more information on Instagram @newfreshkicks.lu

The space at 15, avenue de la Gare, formerly occupied by the C&A chain, is now home to three pop-up stores, across a surface area of 770 m2:

  • Les Lovers is a creative space that hosts craft workshops for adults and children. Les Lovers offers original children's birthday parties, as well as creative workshops for adults focusing on yarn art, floral art, decorative items, cosmetics and upcycling. Find more information on Instagram @lesloversdiy and @lesloversdeco.
  • The Look Tic Chic shop offers women's clothing and accessories, including bags, jewellery, scarves, umbrellas, and more.
  • Dress & Co. is a clothing and accessories shop specialising in clearance and secondhand items. Every piece is sourced with the utmost care to offer customers original, well-crafted pieces for all budgets, while fighting fashion waste.