Shoe designer, Lucy Choi, is to open her first store in London on The Church Commissioners’ Connaught Village estate in the West End.

The store at 18 Connaught Street W2 was previously occupied by the designer’s uncle Jimmy Choo and will feature her range of shoes and also clutch bags.

Sara Law of Colliers International who advised The Church Commissioners on the letting comments: “Jimmy Choo brought the highest quality of shoe retailing to Connaught Village when he opened his store, and it is tremendous that Lucy Choi is following in his footsteps and has chosen this unique of neighbourhood of shops, restaurants and galleries for her debut London store”.