entertainment

at the theatre: harry potter and the cursed child

at the theatre: harry potter and the cursed child

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** Last month, I was one of the first people to get to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and now that reviews are officially allowed, I can’t wait to tell you about it! (Full disclaimer – […]

at the theatre: hamlet

at the theatre: hamlet

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** I was lucky enough to have tickets to Hamlet last night and I have to start by saying it was worth every penny! (And yes, I got one of those tickets that cost a lot of pennies…) […]

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** I was so excited to be among the first to see the most anticipated exhibition of 2015, the V&A Museum’s Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty. Let me say straight up that I was not disappointed! The exhibition is […]

short film: mind the gap

short film: mind the gap

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** Mondays can be tough so here’s a random London-centric short film to help pass the afternoon. “Mind the Gap” is based on the true story of the widow of London actor, Oswald Lawrence, who recorded the tube’s […]

2014 in review: movies

2014 in review: movies

I know I said last year that I wanted to see more movies this year, but somehow it didn’t quite work out that way. Can I repeat my resolution for 2015? Of the films I did get the chance to see, here’s my round-up… Biggest […]

2014 in review: music

2014 in review: music

It’s that time of year again! I can’t believe 2014 is already coming to an end. It’s been such an eventful and exciting year (as evidenced by the significant lack of posts on here – my apologies!) and I love that music can play such […]

monthly favourites: august

monthly favourites: august

Fashion: When a friend decided to host a white party, I was in trouble because I don’t do all white. Ever. There are multiple reasons for this but it boils down to (a) I’m a klutz and (b) I’m pasty so don’t look good in […]

friday film: how to shoot a vogue cover

friday film: how to shoot a vogue cover

It’s that time of year when The September Issues hit the shelves and to promote Vogue UK’s edition, the magazine has created a short film directed by photographer Mario Testino. Cara Delevingne looks amazing as she shows us exactly how to shoot a Vogue cover. […]

monthly favourites: july

monthly favourites: july

Fashion: I hit the sales hard this month but my favourite purchase is actually something I bought full-price (quelle horreur!) I am completely smitten with Anthropologie’s Tenaya Jumpsuit (1). It’s so cute and comfortable, perfect with flat sandals during the day or with heels for […]

monthly favourites: june

monthly favourites: june

Fashion: I am completely in love with my new Karen Millen dress (1). It’s currently on sale and still available in most sizes as I write, both from Bloomingdale’s and also from Selfridges (which ships internationally – bonus points!). At £110, it’s a bargain for […]

2013 in review: movies

2013 in review: movies

I have to admit that I’ve made far fewer trips to the cinema this year than I would have liked, as you can probably tell by the distinct lack of reviews posted. One of my new year’s resolutions is actually to get back into watching […]

friday film: happy

friday film: happy

I love the concept of Pharrell’s new music video – it’s 24 hours of random people dancing down the street to his new song, Happy. Fortunately, it’s the kind of song you can listen to again and again, and it’s just so… happy! There are […]