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What's in a postcode?
Posted by: We Are London (25/7/2016)

Consider the postcode for a moment. It's not just where you send your letters to, it's also an ideal. SW3 means living in luxury, NW1 brings to mind C...
Where can you afford to rent?
Posted by: We Are London (21/7/2016)

We're of the philosophy that repetition is the mother of all learning. So we're going to say it again: we live in one of the most expensive cities in ...
You're Never Fully Dressed Without A Smile
Posted by: Laurel (18/7/2016)

There's a secret weapon in the quest for a stunning smile lurking in London's streets; far from the myth that a great grin has to come at a cost, Smil...
Scrubbing Up for Summer with FRANK Body
Posted by: Laurel (17/7/2016)

It's official; summer is here. At last. For reals. No jokes. It's going to be baking this week, hence it's finally time for me to release my legs from...
Beyond Retro's Big Summer Outlet
Posted by: Laurel (10/7/2016)

Vintage favourites Beyond Retro are slashing prices this summer, with huge reduction on selected items in their Cheshire Street store for their Summer...
Don't get bored of boards - the funniest advertising signs
Posted by: We Are London (7/7/2016)

While we're known for our cynical yet usually correct rants about gentrification, the housing crisis and politics, this week we feel we've earned ours...
A London Staycation: My Bloomsbury
Posted by: A Londoner Travels (6/7/2016)

Iím sure Iím not the only one to wonder how summer is flying by and Iím still yet to book a holiday. As July ticks on the actual likelihood of a getaw...
Want To Know How To Create a Lipstick?
Posted by: Laurel (5/7/2016)

Well now you can find out. This Saturday Florence A, Cosmetic Scientist and founder of beauty brand MDM Flow will be demonstrating with a live 'How To...
Tessa Metcalfe Launches Open Workshop
Posted by: Laurel (4/7/2016)

The best news this week has to be that my favourite jeweller has launched her first open workshop slash shop. Hurrah! Self-taught taxidermist turne...
Pump Up the Volume
Posted by: Laurel (3/7/2016)

Volume is my hair Holy Grail; blessed though some may see it with long, fine, poker straight locks (thanks Mum...), trying to get any lasting volume i...
Brexit: the consequences
Posted by: We Are London (3/7/2016)

What a crazy week it's been. After the results of the EU referendum, with 52% voting to leave and 48% to stay, David Cameron resigned as Prime Ministe...
Kids in London Ė Secret Life of Pets
Posted by: KimT (30/6/2016)

If youíre fed up with the miserable weather and the fallout from the Brexit debacle, then grab yourself some kids and head on down to the cinema for g...
A sombre Brideshead Revisited Ė Richmond Theatre
Posted by: May B (30/6/2016)

I vaguely remember the enormous popularity of this story when it appeared as a television series in the 1980s. My memories were mostly of Jeremy Irons...
If we Brexit will London leave the UK?
Posted by: We Are London (22/6/2016)

Unless you've been hiding under a rock recently (and to be honest, given what's been happening we wouldn't blame you), you will have heard about the s...
Hook London's Islington Pop Up
Posted by: Laurel (21/6/2016)

Finally, the sun is shining, which offers the perfect excuse to invest in some new sunnies. If you're around Islington this week make sure you pop...
Summer-inspired afternoon tea at the calm and contemporary Intercontinental Hotel
Posted by: May B (20/6/2016)

Mid-summerís Day and it was pouring with rain. And cold. So what better to cheer up a dear friend whoís recovering from surgery than afternoon tea in ...
Tackling the Bermondsey Beer Mile
Posted by: T.A.O (19/6/2016)

Itís Sunday morning, I wake up in my bed in a cold sweat, shivering, aching all over, grasping for the memory of yesterday. But wait, thatís not sweat...
Hand & Lock Goes Steady With Topshop
Posted by: Laurel (17/6/2016)

Following the rip roaring success of its personalisation pop up earlier this year (who could miss the monogrammed bombers seen all over town?), embroi...
Light Up Your Summer for Macmillan
Posted by: Laurel (16/6/2016)

A little break from the normal bits and bobs you see on this page now, but it's for such a jolly good cause I couldn't resist! This summer sees Mac...
Judy Blame x Jo Malone
Posted by: Laurel (15/6/2016)

As if Jo Malone[/s] iconic packaging wasn't enticing enough, the cult fragrance brand has teamed up with London subculture legend and fashion stylist ...




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