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Quintessentially British Afternoon tea under the Chandeliers

One of my favourite places in London, be it for breakfast meeting, taking visiting friends and family, a nightcap or a date night at the bar, Bernes Tavern in the London Edition has a special place in my heart. Inspired by the classic muted colours of Johannes Vermeer paintings and American artist Donald Judd, Berners Tavern has taupe coloured walls, dusty rose chairs, and a subtle play between modern and period detail. Tub chairs in the front of the space create a café-like setting, while banquettes in chestnut mohair and taupe leather and round, rift cut bleached oak tables define the central dining area. Two large custom bro...
Categories: Restaurants, 飲食

Salon Couture at The Savoy Hotel

  Fashion show + afternoon tea + an elegant setting to spend an afternoon? You can have all these 3 wishes at the same time! The Savoy, one of the most classic and significant luxurious hotel in London is hosting the Salon Couture  in the beautiful Thames Foyer on the first Wednesday of every month. The Salon Couture High-Tea with Suzie Turner has been inspired by the salon style fashion shows of the 1950s, the show presents 10 to 12 looks from British Couturier Suzie Turner’s collection. Featuring one-of-a-kind pieces, such as a dress with 47 hand-sewn emerald Nagoire flat feathers, and a gown made with 27,000 Swarovski cry...
Categories: Fashion

A guide to Central London’s Seven Dials

  London is beautiful when the sun shines. One area that I particularly like strolling around is 7 dials in Covent Garden. It is a little tucked in the heart of Central London, be it just having a coffee at the famous Monmouth Coffee place, or enjoying a play at one of the many theatres, there is something for everyone. If you’re in the mood for a little pampering and looking for beauty products,  Caudalié is where you want to go. The French cosmetic brand that is known for utilising grapes from the vineyards in Bordeaux, Champagne and Burgundy for all the products. Founder Mathilde Thomas started the brand with her husband...
Categories: London

Easter Treat – “Let them eat cake”

How are you spending your Easter long weekend? Here in London, I’ve got a suggestion for you. what’s better than to have a nice relaxing afternoon tea on a long weekend with a dear friend or two?   The last French Queen Marie Antoinette, possibly one of the most controversial women in history, might or might not have said the phrase ‘Let them eat cake ‘during the outbreak of French Revolution. Yet her life in court and her stories had always been fascinating and intriguing. Inspired by the opulence of Marie Antoinette’s court, Pont St. restaurant in Belgravia neighbourhood launched this elegant afternoon tea. The menu inclu...
Categories: 生活