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Celebrities & Influencers

The 2020 Influencer Trends That Will Be All Over Instagram

Blogs might feel so 2016 but Instagram is still very much number one when it comes to influencers. The app practically killed the fashion magazine and spawned around half a million active influencers globally who sit somewhere between a friend and a bona fide celeb. They’re the tastemakers, movers and shakers of this generation and they’re dictating what we buy, especially when it comes to fashion. In fact, according to a survey conducted by Mediakix, in 2020 advertisers are predicted to spend $2.4 billion on Instagram influencer posts. So, we’ve scrolled those little squares and watched Stories on loop to […]


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Celebrities & Influencers

Influencer Gifting- Here’s 20 Reasons You Need To Be Doing It in 2020

One thing is sure for 2020, and that is that influencer marketing is here to stay. Influencer marketing spends continued to rise throughout 2019, and there is absolutely no sign of it doing anything other than accelerating further throughout 2020, Instagram is likely to remain the preferred platform for influencer marketing, but TikTok may take some of the market share. I wanted to put together a guide on celebrity and influencer gifting as our members are always asking me how to gift to celebrities and influencers. The reason for this is simple; the general public are bombarded with thousands of […]

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Bars, Clubs & Drinks

31 Festive Instagrammable Bars

‘Tis the season to indulge in all things festive and, in our opinion, it’s always the season to get one for the ‘gram. So, we’ve handpicked the best bars in London that will make you feel all Christmassy and up your Instagram feed. From nostalgic festive pop-ups to...


16 Of The Sexiest Pink Places In London

If you loved this then get following @londonispink on insta - we cannot get enough of her life through rose (or pink, should we say) coloured glasses.

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Restaurants, Pubs & Food

The Christmas Day Menu You Won’t Want To Miss

For the first time in 22 years, Nobu London Park Lane are swinging open their doors to bring you a Christmas Day special Omakase lunch of dreams. 

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Bars, Clubs & Drinks

The Most Popular Stories Of 2019

From the best members’ clubs to the most affordable Michelin starred restaurants and the prettiest pink venues you’ve ever seen, here are the top 10 articles you loved on The Handbook in 2019.

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Openings & Launches

Madrid’s Luxury Rainforest Restaurant Has Arrived In Mayfair

Madrid's hit luxury rainforest inspired restaurant, Amazonico will be arriving in Mayfair next month and Londoner's are getting super excited...

Experiences & Pop-Ups

Nobody Puts Secret Cinema In A Corner: Dirty Dancing Comes To London In 2020

2020 will see you reignite your love of Patrick Swayze as Secret Cinema Presents Dirty Dancing returns to the big city.

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