Christmas Fever in Mayfair

Instagram feeds are always filled with a select number of London spots around Christmas- Covent Garden, Peggy Porschen, and The Ivy Chelsea among others, but Mayfair normally does not get the attention it deserves! The area is one of my favourites to shop throughout the year but especially from November, when my favourite Mayfair haunts transform into winter wonderlands. I picked out one of my favourite simple staples, a striped Dolce Gabbana dress, which I felt would not clash too…

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Peggy Porschen’s winter makeover

Us London locals normally avoid tourist hotspots like the plague, and yet here I am still regularly visiting Peggy Porschen, easily one of the most iconic and popular cafes in London (what?!). Truth be told, while Peggy Porschen’s cakes- probably the main item people go for when visiting- are a little too sweet for me, my secret favourite is their coconut milk lattes, which are easily one of the best in London! I’d been looking for another reason to visit Peggy…

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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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Halloween in Notting Hill London

Halloween is one of my favourite events of the autumn calendar- and the entire year, really. For many years, I’d have this specific schedule in place, with designated days during September-October for planning Halloween-themed food, Halloween-themed outfits; I’d be searching up Halloween events and of course- where to find the cutest spots to celebrate! I just cannot get enough of going over the top on any and every thing whenever and wherever possible. This year, I came up with a…

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La Petite Maison Belated Bday Lunch

I have some major news to spill to you guys: I have become a La Petite Maison convert. I know- what a revelation. I’ve chosen another truffle-serving restaurant as my new favourite- wow. But no really! I’d never expected to change my mind. I’m normally a Chiltern fanatic, and I tend to be very loyal to a selected few restaurants. Granted- I do venture out to new restaurants, but always return home to my old favourites. Not this time! I…

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