Al Thani exhibition in London Explores The Luxe Of Indian Jewelry Design In The 20th Century

Rare jewels from a single private collection are used to explore the broad themes of tradition and modernity in Indian jewelry during the early 20th century.

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Taste of London winter festival

Taste of London is a food and drink hub for any foodie fanatics and a definite must if in the capital around the festive period. After the enormous success of the summer edition of Taste of London festival, Tobacco Dock will welcome back a whole new line up of award-winning chefs, and top restaurants. Taking…

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British Museum Of Food: World’s 1st Culinary Cultural Institutute

London celebrates food with a new museum.  Today marks the inaugural opening of the British Museum of Food, “the world’s first cultural institution entirely devoted to the history, evolution, science, sociology and art of food.” The British Museum of Food (BMoF) is the brain child of creative London based duo Bompas and Parr, the team behind alcoholic…

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Mademoiselle Privé Exhibition In London

Until November 1st, Karl Lagerfeld and CHANEL presents, Mademoiselle Privé Exhibition, a journey through the House’s creativity. The London exhibition highlights Chanel Haute Couture, the re-editions of the High Jewellery “Bijoux de Diamants” collection created in 1932, and the perfume CHANEL N°5. The exhibition is an immersive experience into the origins of CHANEL’s creations, “Mademoiselle Privé” captures the charismatic personality and…

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From Céline Yo Tom Ford: The 2015 British Fashion Award Nominees

Céline and Malika Firth are among those in the running for the coveted British Fashion Council (BFC) award presented in collaboration with Swarovski for a second consecutive year. The 2015 awards will be hosted by British comedian and actor, Jack Whitehall at the London Coliseum on 23rd November 2015. Last year’s ceremony saw over 400 VIPs…

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Michelin announces latest London and New York stars

The Michelin guide was originally published as a travel guide for French motorists in 1900, but now it is a globally recognized restaurant star system known by gourmands and chefs who chase the coveted award.

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London Hosts A 3rd Season For The 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

This month London plays host not only to Frieze but also to the third London edition of the 1:54 Contemporary African Art fair.  1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, Europe’s leading art fair dedicated to Contemporary African Art, will return to London the 15th to 18th October 2015. A reference to fifty-four countries that constitute the African…

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Turner Prize 2015 Shortlist Announced

The Turner Prize is awarded to a British artist under 50 for an outstanding exhibition or other presentation of their work in the preceding year. Every other year, the prize leaves Tate Britain and is presented at a venue outside London. For 2015, that venue will be Tramway in Glasgow, an international art-space renowned for commissioning,…

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London’s Designs Of The Year 2015 event

Now in its eighth year, Designs of the Year celebrates design that promotes or delivers change, enables access, extends design practice or captures the spirit of the year. Human Organs-on-Chips, designed by Donald Ingber and Dan Dongeun Huh at Harvard University’s Wyss Institute, has won the Design Museum Design of the Year Award for 2015.…

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Tate Modern Exhibits ‘The World Goes Pop’

Tate Modern is ready to tell a global story of pop art, breaking new ground along the way, and revealing a different side to the artistic and cultural phenomenon. From Latin America to Asia, and from Europe to the Middle East, this exhibition aims to connect the dots between art produced around the world during the…

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Gray MCA Exhibits Unseen Fashion Illustrations By Irwin ‘Bud’ Crosthwait

Gray MCA will be exhibiting unseen and rediscovered works by fashion illustrator and modern painter, Irwin ‘Bud’ Crosthwait, during LFW at Gallery 8. To bring the elegance and style of Crosthwait’s work to life, exhibition curators Ashley and Connie Gray will be giving daily talks (at 13.30) to explore the importance of original fashion illustration…

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Fashion’s Biggest Pop-Up has a new location during London Fashion Week

Fashion’s biggest pop-up opens its doors, in its new home, the prestigious Saatchi Gallery on the King’s Road. The impressive gallery will be transformed into Britain’s most exclusive fashion and designer shopping experience, brimming with catwalk shows, pop-up shops, hair & beauty and educational panels from leading industry experts. London Fashion Weekend Thursday 24th September…

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May Fair Hotel offers Bespoke Tea Service during London Fashion Week

The May Fair Hotel, as an official partner of LFW, will be serving a bespoke ‘London Fashion Week SS16 Afternoon Tea’. Quintessentially English, ‘Tea’ comprises the finest savories, sweets and traditional scones with jam and clotted cream, complemented by fine teas and the optional glass of champagne. For the duration of Fashion Week, the 5 Star hotel…

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Lavazza offers coffee delivery service during London Fashion Week

Lavazza will be evoking the spirit of Italy this LFW with 3 vintage Vespas buzzing around Soho, furnishing fatigued fashion folk with emergency Lavazza coffee deliveries. Simply Tweet or Instagram your coffee request by including the hashtag #LFWLAVAZZA, and if chosen, Lavazza will follow you back, reply to your tweet and take your order! *Instagram…

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The London Design Festival: 19 – 27 September 2015

The London Design Festival was conceived by Sir John Sorrell and Ben Evans, their concept was to create an annual event that would promote the city’s creativity, drawing in the country’s greatest thinkers, practitioners, retailers and educators to deliver a celebration of design. First staged in 2003, the London Design Festival is one of the…

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The British Fashion Council ten ‘Rock Vault’ Jewelers for London Fashion Week

The British Fashion Council (BFC) has announced the ten Rock Vault jewelers who will display a selection of their SS16 collections as part of an installation in the Designer Showrooms during London Fashion Week, 18th – 22nd September 2015.

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Apple’s Selfridges’ windows display their blooming power

Apple has taken over all 24 of Selfridges’ iconic windows with a blossoming floral installation that brings the Apple Watch to life. Adopting the smartwatch’s UI design, the installation is made from flowers ranging from 200mm to 1.8m in height, all featuring a unique configuration of the Apple Watch – including Apple Watch Sport, Apple…

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Meteorological Mixology: The Alcohol Cloud

Sam Bompas & Harry Parr, innovative mixologists of London, have taken on a new challenge: Alcoholic Architecture. It aims to ‘explode drinks to the scale of architecture’ through a meteorological installation. In layman’s terms, they’ve made a cocktail cloud.

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