Christmas Shopping Evening with Cast of Downton Abbey

We were delighted to host an exclusive invitation only event in the company of Jim Carter (Mr Carson) and cast from Downton Abbey at The London Silver Vaults on 1 December 2015.

Christmas Shopping Event with cast of Downton Abbey

Christmas Shopping Event with Cast of Downton Abbey

Over 250 people joined cast members Jim Carter, Samantha Bond, Phyllis Logan and Laura Carmichael from the acclaimed period drama for a wonderful evening of festive entertainment and luxury Christmas silver shopping.  The event supported Team Special Olympics GB raising money to support their athletes. The event was sponsored by AON to whom we are extremely grateful.

silver shopping

Jim Carter with Phylis Logan in one of the boutique luxury silver shops


It’s not the first time that The London Silver Vaults have been involved with Downton Abbey. We have supplied much of the silver used on the glamorous sets, attended various VIP receptions and even helped to launch Jessica Fellowes’ official Downton Abbey books.

Downton Abbey Silver

Silver supplied by The London Silver Vaults to Downton Abbey

Guests of The London Silver Vaults, cast members from Downton Abbey and athletes from Team Special Olympics GB had a wonderful evening shopping at The London Silver Vaults. We had lots of fantastic things going on, below you can see Jim Carter tasting caviar from Kings Fine Foods, a real luxury treat on the evening!

Mr Carson Tasting Caviar

Mr Carson Tasting Caviar

Brenna​ Scheier was one of the guests of the evening. She made the trip from California to London especially to attend our Christmas Reception. Brenna, shared her experience of the event with us: “Meeting my favourite cast members from Downton Abbey while helping such a wonderful cause was a once in a lifetime opportunity that I couldn’t pass up and that, if I missed it, I’d probably regret it for years. ” Brenda also attended an exclusive private after dinner michelin star meal with Mr Carson! at the St James’s Hotel and club


Silver Vaults Decorative Table Service at The St James's Hotel and Club

Silver Vaults Decorative Table Service at The St James’s Hotel and Club