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Feathers - 40 Years in Knightsbridge

Feathers – 40 Years in Knightsbridge

Iconic luxury boutique Feathers recently celebrated 40 years in Knightsbridge, and I was there to celebrate with them. Founded in 1969 the family business is now run by the second and third generation of the Burstein family. Together with son Robert, Husband and wife Peter and Suzanne Burstein continually source new designs from emerging talents from all over the world… Read more →

Nature Inspired Beauty With St. Ives

Nature Inspired Beauty With St. Ives

After months of mainly fashion and food posts, I finally have another beauty post for you, as St. Ives kindly invited me to their nature inspired beauty event at the quaint little Daisy Green Food Café the other day. St. Ives produces high quality yet affordable face and body scrubs inspired by nature. The gentle apricot scrub, for example, is… Read more →

Disaronno Wears Versace

Disaronno Wears Versace

About one and a half weeks ago I was kindly invited to the exclusive launch party of the Disaronno limited edition bottle designed by Versace. Isn’t that so exciting? For those of you, who haven’t heard of Disaronno yet, it is an Italian liqueur flavoured with herbs and fruits soaked in apricot kernel oil. I hadn’t tried it before –… Read more →

Blanchette

Blanchette

Who else is majorly annoyed by the no-bookings policy of some of London’s hippest culinary temples? Not cool restaurant managers…not cool. I’m not British, queuing is not part of my chemistry. In fact, I hate queuing with a passion, and outright refuse to queue for food. Now it all wouldn’t be such a big problem if my friends shared my… Read more →

Next Winter Collection

NEXT Winter New In Collection

Ain’t no press day like NEXT’s press day… It was my first experience with the British fashion retailer, and I couldn’t have been more delighted. From the beautiful location to the special entertainment, NEXT’s Winter New In Collection couldn’t have been presented more exquisitely. Held in the stunning Terrace Suite of luxurious Ham Yard hotel the event featured beautifully arranged… Read more →

Not On The High Street

Not On The High Street

Back in July, award-winning e-commerce business Not On The High Street invited me and other bloggers to enjoy some pre-seasonal Christmas fun. It was the first Christmas event of the season, and I wasn’t really sure whether I was in a festive mood just yet. Almost two months later, and I’m still deliberating. Is it still too early to talk… Read more →

Palm Trees And Green Spaces

Palm Trees And Green Spaces

When I think of London, I think skyscrapers, traffic, endless commutes, restaurants, nightlife…the list is endless. However, what I always seem to forget about London are its countless green spaces. In comparison to other cities of a similar size, London is the greenest of them all…worldwide! Green spaces in London cover nearly 40%, i.e. about 173km2 of greater London. Almost… Read more →

At Bill's

At Bill’s

Last reminder, promise! I’m one of the two finalists in the Fashionchic.co.uk #FCFindyourlook competition. If you like my look and want to send me to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam in July, please vote for me here. Many thanks to all voters :-* One of the best things about being a fashion blogger is that you get to meet many like-minded… Read more →

Pretty Fly

Pretty Fly

First things first: Remember the Fashionchick MBFWA competition I talked about in my The Art of Turning Heads article? Well, yours truly was shortlisted as a finalist. I feel so blessed that my outfit was chosen, and it would mean the world to me, if you spared a minute to cast your vote here (between 2nd and 10th of June).… Read more →