King’s Road: A Morning Stroll in London

King’s Road has always been one of my favourites in London- it’s got the perfect balance of lively/homey- and with November and the season of Christmassy shop-fronts finally upon us, it’s now a better time than ever to go wandering around. You’ll rarely find pet boutiques and pancake cafes on the same road as department stores, chocolatiers and art galleries in London, but King’s Road is one of those rare gems that has everything. My first stop (and my favourite)…

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Frescobaldi London: Mayfair’s Favourite Hidden Gem

No lunch conversation with my friends about London’s best restaurants goes without mentioning Frescobaldi. Somehow, Chiltern regular that I am, I’d never dined there (much to the disappointment of my friends, who always exclaimed at this: “but you haaave to!”. So as soon as I arrived in London from Dubai, Frescobaldi was on my mind. Luckily, I only had to wait a day before I got the time to visit, with my fellow truffle-loving friend Elizabeth, who is a fan…

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Wisteria Hysteria in Aubaine Selfridges London

Thought you had to wait until late spring to catch wisteria season? Think again! Luckily for us impatient photo-lovers, you can sit under the gorgeous purple flowers in the comfort of Aubaine Selfridges… with tea in hand 😉 The flower wall at Elan is all the buzz right now, so while everyone was headed over there to photograph their famous flower wall, we decided to head over to the Aubaine Selfridges for a slice of something different. We were rewarded…

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Mulled Wine in the heart of Belgravia

The winter season just does not feel the same without the familar scent (and taste!) of mulled wine, but how often are you able to enjoy it in the most picturesque setting? Often enough, when you’re having it at Peggy Porschen! After shopping around Sloane Square (easily one of the most forgotten yet gorgeous parts of London to go for your Christmas spree), Arax [my mom] and I needed a warm drink and little sit down. We love Peggy for…

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Cosy Christmas Brunch in Notting Hill

I can’t think of a more cosy Christmas brunch than spent sitting beside a fire, surrounded by Christmas trees, with festive music playing in the background, and penguins. While I can’t promise you guys penguins :(( I found the perfect place in Notting Hill which will tick all the other boxes! Beach Blanket Babylon. This unusually named place looks so unassuming from the outside, with its pretty but simple white exterior, that you might have walked past it many times before,…

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