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Skinny supermodel cocktails from Drake & Morgan

Drake & Morgan is paying homage to the leading ladies of fashion with a collection of calorie-conscious cocktails. So raise your glass with a trio of on-trend tipples inspired by the supermodels walking the runways: the Negroni Campbell, Heidi Plum and Berry Hall. The fashionable collection will strut onto the menu during London Fashion Week from 15th to 19th February, with all three available for just £18.95 (£7.95 each). The Negroni Campbell is made with Little Bird Gin, aperol, byrrh, rhubarb bitters, camomile and lavender syrup; The Berry Hall is a mix of Little Bird Gin, lemon juice, agave nectar […]

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Burning Bright at Hyatt Regency London, The Churchill

Hyatt Regency London, The Churchill is hosting a series of art exhibitions – the third will see the hotel joining forces with the Saatchi Gallery, to celebrate works from emerging artists. The Burning Bright exhibition will run from the 20th February, showcasing art from Saatchi Online; a concept launched by the gallery to provide an international platform for new artists to share, show and sell their work – it’s now the largest online gallery in the world. Burning Bright features stunning works from rising stars such as Daisy Clarke and Geoff Diego Litherland, winner of the prestigious Warden’s Purchase Prize. […]

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Fashionably Gluten-Free Tea

Two days to go before London Fashion Week and we all know that we can’t possibly be fashionable unless we’re cutting gluten from our diets – whether for medical or vanity reasons. So Michelin-starred chef William Drabble of the five star St James’ Hotel & Club has devised a gluten-free afternoon tea launching on Friday. We’re talking airy macaroons layered with fresh raspberries; delicate fancies embellished with seasonal berries; corset-friendly chocolate mousse cake; light lemon drizzle cake; and even scones dressed with clotted cream and a rich homemade strawberry preserve. there's also gluten-free bread in the wafer thin sandwiches. £19pp […]

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Pugs Might Fly

Brainchild of TV producer Margaret Meenaghan, ‘Pugs Might Fly’ is a quirky collection of pug-inspired items – featuring wall hangings, cushions and even soap! The winged pug design, inspired by Margaret’s own brave pet ‘Mutley’, has recently become unbelievably popular – coveting love from all spheres. Jonathan Ross tweeted a picture of one of the wall hangings (modelled on the iconic flying ducks of the 1960’s and 70’s) at Christmas, describing the flying pug design as ‘awesome’. Saturdays singer and fellow pug-lover Frankie Sandford has also shown appreciation, mentioning her intention to buy the whole collection. ‘Pugs Might Fly’ is […]

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Future Talent at Wolf & Badger

Wolf & Badger, firmly behind its mantra of promoting and supporting the most innovative independent talent, is taking advantage of London Fashion Week to showcase its new collection. Launching their most exciting AW13 fashion, accessories and jewellery brands on the 15th, a 5 day show room will follow. Sure to be an exciting event featuring some of their top designers; all set to be future stars of fashion. All the designers participating in the showroom are stocked at Wolf & Badger’s stores, and the showroom is designed to increase their profiles. Emerging designers often have a hard fight to succeed so it’s […]

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Je t’aime Bella Freud candles

Slogo sweaters may be having another fashion moment (Brian Lichtenberg, les plus dorés, Cara Delevigne for DKNY) but Freud dynasty scion Bella Freud has been ahead of the game for years with her famous sweaters bearing the legends Ginsberg is God and Je t’aime Jane. And now she’s turned them into slogo candles. Collaborating with perfumier, Azzi Glasser, there are three to choose from: the signature Bella in Incense Wood  & Oud inspired by “glamorous hippies in the ‘60s and my childhood in Morocco”, the more cerebral Ginsberg is God in Fig Leaf and Tomato and the pretty Je t’aime […]

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Bluebird’s Wedding Showcase

Brides-to-be start getting excited – Bluebird Chelsea is soon to play host to its third dazzling bridal showcase! All those with upcoming weddings are invited to come on 13th March and view the venue’s four exquisite rooms styled in the latest bridal trends. Attending will representatives from designer teams such as Sassi Holford, Maids to Measure, Hermione Harbutt and Lulu Kacho. Don’t be afraid to bring your fiancé – he can admire the distinguished wedding cars on the Bluebird courtyard, while you browse bespoke hair designs by Lockonego. Make a day of it with a glass of bubbly on arrival, […]

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W spa getAWAY with Elemis

Fancy a nip and tuck for the new year (without the surgery)? Read on. AWAY Spa at W London – Leicester Square is launching its brand new Elemis treatment menu with a New Year package to blast away the festive-season excess.  We’re talking a Lime and Ginger Scrub for glowing skin followed by the, Elemis Body Sculpt Therapy using specialist abdominal, hip and thigh drainage massage techniques to smooth the appearance of cellulite, boost circulation and reduce fluid retention. Oh yes and a detox cocktail of apple and celery purée, cucumber, apple juice, jasmine tea, vanilla sugar and lime juice […]

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Tom Ford Store Opening

The American fashion designer Tom Ford, famous for turning around the Gucci fashion house and reviving Yves Saint Laurent, is set to open his first standalone flagship store in the UK on Sloane Street. The large store, measuring 8,000 square foot, will showcase the complete male (currently only available in Selfridges) and female clothing range (available in Harrods) as well as signature jewellery, accessories collections and his modern classic fragrances. Tom Ford has recently been quoted as saying: “Our British customers are among the most discerning and stylish in the world. Opening our first directly operated Flagship in the UK is an […]

Culture

Head On

Fashion Space Gallery’s new exhibition Head On, launches tomorrow taking inspiration from the catwalk and celebrating hats and headwear as the pinnacle of fashion and style. Curated by Leanne Wierzba and Gemma Williams, it will showcase some extraordinary partnerships between established and emerging milliners and fashion designers, including Philip Treacy with Gareth Pugh and Stephen Jones for Donna Karan, AF Vandevorst and Giles Deacon as well as looks from John Rocha, Yohji Yamamoto and emerging milliners Paul Stafford and Lara Jensen, exploring the symbiotic nature of the two worlds. 6 February 2013 – 23 March 2013 www.fashion.arts.ac.uk

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