New Year’s Eve is something quite spectacular in London. Last year, I spent it down on the River Thames with friends to ring in 2012 and begin the amazing year of the Jubilee and the Olympics. So I guess, we had to go out with a bang too. To end an absolutely fabulous year for London, the fireworks were really impressive. It’s definitely worth the wait after sitting on…

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I’m heading to Book Club this evening, which if you remember essentially means ‘wine-and-cheese-talk-about-book-for-5-mins-club’. Occasionally, instead of taking it in turns to host it at each other’s homes, we just meet at an actual wine and cheese bar and go sufficiently wild for a Monday or Wednesday night. A few weeks ago Sophie , one of our members, suggested a little place called Albertine Wine Bar in Shepherd’s Bush, West…

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Last week I attended a very grand event at The Dorchester Hotel in London. It made a nice change to my usual evening routine; dragging myself to the gym and rushing to get dinner ready. Rushing straight from the office in a floor length gown and flats (function over fashion ALWAYS) on the Tube via Hyde Park, I felt like glamour personified. Not. However, upon arrival at The Dorchester with…

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