Updated November 2020! If you check my Instagram, you’ll see quite clearly that one of my favourite things to do in London is to get myself to a cocktail bar! I have many favourites, and a to-visit list for recommended places. This short list is generally for the more special occasions, where you’ll be paying … More 11 of the best cocktail bars in London
I realized just the day before the event that this would be my 4th time returning to this event, which really just goes to show how amazing I honestly think it is. I can’t think that I have been anywhere else so many times, and yet would happily go back to again! It’s my favourite … More Celebrating D-Day with Bourne and Hollingsworth Blitz party
Who knew?! Not me, quite clearly, and from a quick poll of my friends and on Instagram, not many of us! Could Trinity Buoy therefore be one of London’s best, most undiscovered finds? Quite possibly! I was lucky enough to be invited to celebrate the start of Trinity Buoy’s “Jazz Wednesdays”, (see the “what’s on” page … More Trinity Buoy: London’s only lighthouse!
I am a self confessed huge gin fan, and sourcing out independent gin events is probably one of my most favourite things to do! Especially when it’s for one of my favourite gin producers, the fabulous London based Sipsmith. I found them in London about 4 years ago, and was delighted to catch them at … More Celebrating the ginaissance with Sipsmith!
“The honour would be entirely mine if you would attend my little party.” I love the vintage nights London offers. I love the return of vintage, and I’ve been a big fan of the ’20’s particularly since DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan charmed as Gatsby and Daisy in Baz Luhrman’s exquisitely dreamy production. The … More London and The Great Gatsby
If there was one event I’d encourage you to attend in London, it would be the Chap Olympiad. It takes place every year in July, in the beautiful and elegant Bedford Square: which I am told is the only fully Georgian square in London. Whether you are a Londoner, or visiting the city, you will … More The Chap Festival 2018- Enjoying the day with London’s fashion finest
I’ve had the best birthday, and turning 36 (2 days in!) has been beautifully painless! I laid on quite a few events for it and made it a “birthday weekend” (in typical me style if I’m honest- my birthday is one of my favourite things) and self indulged in good friends and a bit too … More How to have a fantastic birthday in London!
London Gin Club offers over 400 gins 🙂 In short, you need to go! As Ricardo’s Christmas present, we were booked in for a “History of Cocktails” gin tasting experience which was 1.5 hours long. We were dealt with promptly by super friendly staff, taken downstairs to the lovely and atmospheric cellar area, … More London Gin Club and Candlelight Club
This has been one of my most favourite nights out in London. On this occasion just me and good friend of mine, dressing up and having fun- what could be better? If you have read my post “Preparing for a vintage night in London”, you’ll know the background and event organiser to this event. I … More Prohibition: the best 1920’s party
Oohhhhhh goodness. Whilst I’m convalescing, someone asked for my advice on where to shop for a forthcoming 20’s night and it has sparked me to settle down for the evening,and write this post. This is one of my absolute favourite topics and therefore a pleasure to write. I’m delighted to summarise all of the vintage … More Preparing for a vintage night