Verity Batson gives us her take on the biggest night in the Hollywood calendar- and what the stars wore.
MARIA ERNANNY examines the rise of the Instagram celebrity and just why we’re all so obsessed
Since 2012, Instagram has been a serious player on the social networking scene. From its inception, Instagram has become a new medium for celebrities to emerge, and nowhere has this been more attempted than in Brazil. If Andy Warhol were alive he would be surprised to see how easy it is to attain your 15 minutes of fame. Every day more and more people get attention on Instagram and go “viral” for various reasons: being …
ELISA MARRA reviews the top five London bakeries
Bakeries tempt your senses with their colours, smells and the anticipation of heavenly taste. If your wallet is the kind that scoffs at pricey pastries, keep in mind that dreaming is free, that icing is a birthday must, and that sometimes we all deserve a treat. Here are five of London’s finest bakeries. From fruit tarts to gâteaux, this list tells you where to find every possible type of dessert.
If you see a white and pink boutique that you would expect …
MICHAEL DIGGINS and JAKE DAVEY of Full English Kitchen create a quick and easy courgette, pea and harissa salad for those on the go
This salad came to me out of necessity – as with so much of my cooking, it was a result of what was left over in the fridge. However, these ingredients now form the staples of my weekly shop as this salad makes repeat appearances, week after week. The fresh notes from the mint and the parsley, combined with the zingy harissa, really bring the whole thing …
ELSPETH HUNT reveals which of fashion’s finest have been nominated for an award
On 2 December the London Coliseum will be lit up by a combination of spotlights, sequins and the flash of paparazzi as the fashion elite descend upon it for the British Fashion Awards.
A staple in any fashionista’s diary, the British Fashion Awards began in 1989, following the success of the Designer of the Year Awards which began in 1984. The awards are designed to celebrate the diversity, excellence and ever growing impact of British design in the fashion …
Poppy Trivedi sees Pop Art in the latest offerings from Moschino.
BETH JONES charts the ponderings of nine UCL booklovers at our monthly meetings where we gossip, eat cake and occasionally talk about books.
An organic vegetarian restaurant offering over 40 dishes might sound impressive, but the combination of flavours failed to impress
VERITY BATSON reviews an exhibition celebrating the works of the late fashion editor Isabella Blow
Didn’t eat enough over the Christmas holidays? Elisa Marra has the solution for you, with her top five London Chocolateries