#WhatIsRAW ?

#WhatIsRAW ?

G-Star RAW

#WhatisRAW UK Tour

G-Star held an event at the flagship store on Oxford street, London, which consisted of live performances and a range of DJ sets from She Devil and Siobhan Bell.

The event consisted of seeing the FW16 collection, and with any purchase, you were given a G-Star tote bag. You could also customise your own denim brought on the night. Also ….

See live performers such as Etta Bond, Jay IDK, Lola Coca, Nova Twins and The Cortes, which were absolutely amazing !! 🙂

(This short video just shows some of the performers sets at the event.)

There were live pieces of art that were being created throughout the night by artists that truly inspired and captured the event of #WhatisRAW ?

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Hope you enjoyed the post 🙂

#G-StarRAW

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An Afternoon at Thomas’s

An Afternoon at Thomas’s

As the day in London consisted mainly of shopping and store visits for my current project we decided to eat somewhere different, and Thomas’s Burberry café did not disappoint.

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The menu was filled with rich food, from lobster to afternoon tea and many other selections that catered most luncheon cravings.

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The food presentation was beautifully served, with small touches that made the luncheon feel even more special than my normal lunch time. Well for me anyway!

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Thomas’s café itself was spacious and elegant and held the ongoing Burberry theme. The staff were amazing making sure there was a high level of silver service.

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The drink selection catered for all of your delicacies from champagne to a variety of wines and a range of spirits.

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Thomas’s is a great way to spend a relaxing afternoon meal away from the busy streets of London and a different culinary experience to enjoy your lunch time !

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Hope you all enjoyed the post and the link is below 🙂

Thomas’s Burberry Cafe

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Vogue Cafe London

Vogue Cafe London

Do you ever flick through the issues of Vogue and come across the Café page, and hope that this time your city has been added !

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Well if you live in London you needn’t worry because….. 

To mark the Vogue 100th birthday celebrations ! The first ever Vogue Café in Western Europe pop-up will open next month on the 27th June to 25th September. 

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The venue will serve up four different types of Champagne along with Prosecco, cocktails and hot chocolate. They will also serve a range of muffins, sandwiches and cupcakes which is a British afternoon tea happy hour ! 

The location of the Café will be at The Village Westfield, Shepherds Bush, West London. 

This is one pop-up I will be going to and don’t want to miss ! 

 

Ted Baker Event

Ted Baker Event

On Saturday 7th May Ted Baker held an event in London called Le Ginge Restaurant Pop-Up.

The event involved complementary food and refreshments along with the chance to unlock a Ted Baker suitcase to win the contents inside. The pop up gave you a chance to see some of the new collection that is yet to come.

The next event will be:

Bristol – Saturday 14th May

Bluewater – Saturday 21st May

So watch out for the next Pop-Up !

http://www.tedbaker.com/uk/Blog/Le-Ginge?cmpid=social_facebook_blog_uk&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=blog&utm_content=uk

 

 

Tommy Jeans Launch Party

Tommy Jeans Launch Party

On the 5th of May Tommy Jeans was launched at Urban Outfitters in Spitalfields.

At the event there was drinks by Moet & Chandon,music from DJ Josey Rebelle, complimentary nails and hair and alcoholic ice lollies, now thats what I call an evening !

The collection Tommy Jeans launched was a stylish summer causal wear, this included simple t-shirts and sweatshirts designs, that only needed the perfect jeans or shorts to go with. 

http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/uk/catalog/category.jsp?id=WOMENS-TOMMY-JEANS-EU#/

Lazy Oaf Launch Party

Lazy Oaf Launch Party

On May 5th Lazy Oaf held a launch party that was to celebrate their first ever swimwear collection.

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The night consisted of free cocktails and alcoholic ice lollies, and it got even better they had 20% off in store.

The new collection was vibrant and fun, the swimwear was was really cute and is a must wear this summer. My favourite standout items were a watermelon hat, bikini and towels.

Overall the night was energetic and had many members of the public flooding through the doors to get a glimpse of their first ever swimwear collection.

http://www.lazyoaf.com

 

Festival Guide

Festival Guide

Its coming up to that time again, where its ultimate festival season. Coachella has been and gone, and now its time for the rest of Britain’s favourite festival line ups.

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At Reading Festival, Green camp is the best. Its close to the main arena entrance !

I am huge festival and gig person, but I have learnt some useful tips whilst going. Personally I have seen behind the scenes, and it’s not all rainbows.

So I have created a basic list to help you survive your festival weekend ?

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Living life on a found broken chair ! So take one, mine didn’t last a day !

You don’t need to pack as much as you think, pack light you only have to carry it around.

Clothing needed:

The majority of the trend at every festival is wearing shorts, flowers in your hair, bandanas, flowing cardigans, prints and flowery clothing. And why they hell not everyone has there own style !

My personal style is shorts, a couple of loose t-shirts, cool shades and most definitely wellies!

But make them bright and colourful! Because you can spot anyone out of a crowd then !

Also bring hoodies or a warm coat cause it gets cold in the evening, even though bonfires are sometimes allowed it still gets cold.

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It’s summer after all, get the cool shades out !

I found taking snack foods and then having a decent meal a day from one the eating places, however they are expensive. But find where the nearest supermarket is and do a trip of getting drinks and food. It will be busy but is saves you having to bring it all.

Finding the best place to set up camp. Ask people who have gone before, they will know the best places to go, otherwise just wing it !

Water bottles your’ll need them, because no glass is allowed inside the camp. It gets hot in the arena and your usually allowed to take empty water bottles inside, were you can fill them up !

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It’s always busy ..

Every person’s worst nightmare are the toilets ! They are not your friends, but I have learnt some tricks such as take toilet roll, hand sanitizer, toilet seat covers and try to use the arena ones because they will seem like luxury !

Items needed:

Camping cups, tent, warm sleeping bag, a mat to make the ground comfortable, platers, a chair or a ground sheet. This is because you can’t trust the weather and no one wants to sit in the mud !

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Get a programme then you won’t miss anything !

I find that you don’t usually want to take anything expensive, or all your’ll do is worry about it. So take things that you can think “If I lost this ! will I actually be upset.” 

So for example everyone wants to document the event, I prefer to take compact cameras its more fun and they can be replaced ! 

You can take your iPhone there are charging stations, but I prefer to go old school and take a Nokia brick phone. Or go really crazy and take the camera flip phone ! 

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Get involved in the middle of the crowd, for me its where the most fun is.

This is most of what I can think of, but if anyone has a questions I’ll be happy to answer ! 

If not enjoy your summer and stay safe 😀

Have fun on your festivials journey becasue lets face it they’re just to much fun……