Archive for the ‘London’ Category

Emma Watson for People Tree.

January 29, 2011

A sneak peek at Emma Watson’s collaboration with the fair trade fashion line People Tree -The Spring 2011 line officially launches on February 28th. Be sure to check out their website for more information on fair trade and how you can help!

Afternoon Tea with the Queen?

December 2, 2010

You won’t be surprised to hear of my new found love for 3 o’clock tea since I’ve left London (one milk and a teaspoon of sugar, cubed,) so when I saw this hilarious advent calendar I couldn’t resist buying one! Donkey Products is full of great stocking stuffers too -I love their colourful journals.

Bold & Noble.

September 3, 2010

I stumbled upon this pretty print of the British Isles in type font. Bold and Noble are creating some very cute designs, and they do custom work too.

Forecast: Rain.

August 13, 2010

I’ve just discovered my neighborhood pub, the Havelock Tavern! A close friend stressed the importance of finding a local, as the Brits call it. Fortunately, mine is right down the street and features an excellent menu and drink selection. I’ve got every intention of spending a big part of this weekend curled up in a booth reading a book! My colleague Abbie has kindly lent me Wolf Hall, a lengthy account of Thomas Cromwell’s rise and fall (I’m a sucker for anything from the Tudor dynasty!) Now if only I could be wearing that pair of boots below…

{1. Silk-blend sweater by Vince; 2. Wool and silk fringed scarf by Alexander McQueen; 3. Alexa leather bag by Mulberry; 4. Magner’s Cider!  5. Ava low-rise straight-leg jeans by Citizens of Humanity; 6. Chrono 42-20 stainless steel watch by Nixon;  7. Inspiration and Ideas Panama Notebook by Smythe; 8. Flat leather boots by Chloé.}