Lucile at 17 Hanover Square

By beatrice behlen on 12 Feb 2014
Maison Lucile Sign

Maison Lucile Sign

A few months ago I became obsessed with the exact location of Lucile’s establishments in and around Hanover Square. As many of you will know, Lucile was the nom de couture of Lady Duff Gordon née Lucy Christiana Sutherland, divorced Mrs James Wallace, arguably the first English dress designer working in London who achieved international fame (and am not speaking of the Titanic episode here). I knew she had premises at both nos. 17 and 23 but what were their coordinates? Read the full postRead the full post