25 AFFORDABLE LUXURY CHRISTMAS GIFTS

25 Christmas gifts under ¬£200 With Christmas only a month away, I’ve found myself perusing the aisles of Waitrose for mince pies and humming carols. Preparing for the season as a single household means less of the decorations and homely atmosphere and more about the giving and celebrating with friends. Presents are simultaneously the most annoying yet exciting part of…
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WHAT A GIRL EATS: XU

I was going to title this, “you need to come here”, which is quite self-explanatory. Open for just four months, Xu is the sister of Fitzrovia favourite Bao and one of the newer breed of stylish restaurants to move into Chinatown. Modelled after a 1930’s Taiwanese eatery, the minimal retro vibes lend a feeling of escapism enhanced by the playful…
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IT’S MY BODY

So why can’t I talk about it the way I want? Just try it, tell a colleague or a friend that you’re dissatisfied with how you look and wait for their response. More likely than not, they’ll say something like, ‘don’t be silly, you’re so skinny!’ or ‘you should be happy with the way you look!’. Yeah, we all should…
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NIKKI TIBBLES WILD AT HEART X BLOOM AND WILD

No. 5 Hertford Street, better known as the members only club LouLou’s was host to the launch party of Wild at Heart for Bloom and Wild. While others are getting hyped about the¬†latest iPhone, Yeezy sneaker or H&M collaboration, for me this was the partnership of the season. I’ve had a long standing obsession with flowers (I mean, have you…
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WHAT A GIRL EATS: HENRIETTA

The few-months-old restaurant stands inconspicuous amid the red bricks of Henrietta Street. More like a townhouse, the boutique hotel and restaurant is cosy, reserved and shies away from aesthetic over-indulgence. Manned by The Experimental Group and the renowned Chef Ollie Dabbous, the menu is minimal, sophisticated and seasonal. I have always regretted not visiting the eponymous establishment when I was…
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