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eating out: bone daddies

eating out: bone daddies

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** Back before we lived in London, one of the highlights of our visits here was dropping into Bone Daddies in Soho for ramen. Now that we live here, we are at risk of becoming regulars! I’m going […]

eating out: barrafina

eating out: barrafina

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** Like many good restaurants in London, Barrafina doesn’t take bookings and requires you to wait in a very long line for your table. Unlike many other restaurants, nobody seems to mind! One of the perks of waiting […]

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 […]

eating out: the culpeper

eating out: the culpeper

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** In my opinion, a good pub has to offer a good Sunday roast. Fortunately, The Culpeper knows what it’s doing. With its large windows and vintage touches, the Culpeper has the right blend of atmosphere and airiness. […]

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 […]

eating out: shakfuyu

eating out: shakfuyu

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** We are huge fans of Bone Daddies so when we heard the team had launched a new tapas-style pop-up, we were (almost) first in line to try it out. Shackfuyu will offer a regularly changing menu of […]

drink up: london gin club

drink up: london gin club

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** I know traditional wisdom holds that gin is a summer drink, but trust me on this one. Even in the depths of winter, the London Gin Club is well worth a visit. This casual bar in Soho […]

eating out: burger and lobster

eating out: burger and lobster

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** On Friday evening, we had some foodie friends flying into town so we wanted to find a late dinner, sans reservations that didn’t compromise on quality. Enter Burger and Lobster. Burger and Lobster doesn’t have a menu […]

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. […]