Monthly Archives: November 2012

Photo Essay: Guy Fawkes’ fireworks

Every year around 5th of November, fireworks light the sky throughout the UK to celebrate Guy Fawkes’ failed gunpowder plot to assassinate the Protestant King James in the 1600s. These photos were taken in Battersea Park, one of London’s most popular venues to watch the fireworks. We queued for an hour to get in, only […]

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London’s top 10 vintage spots

As a vintage-inspired blogger and seller of vintage clothing and accessories, for me London is simply the place to be. Not only does it offer endless opportunities for vintage shopping, but there’s also an exciting retro nightlife scene, with vintage inspired evenings firmly established in the mainstream. As you can imagine, choosing my top ten […]

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Cheese and wine festival

Autumn is burning the leaves deep shades of red and brown here in London and the temperature is tumbling down to the winter freeze. The temptation is to drag an extra duvet onto the bed, crank the heating and hibernate for the next five months; eating nothing but baked potatoes, soup and nuclear level curries. […]

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