Already one of London’s most magical venues, sketch has taken it to the next level this winter with The Night Before Christmas, a creative series of installations that are sure to get you in the festive spirit. I went along to the press preview the other day and was mesmerised by every aspect. Upon arrival, guests have to make their way through ‘Hollow Way’, a dreamlike walkway of snow-covered Christmas trees with ethereal music. More Christmas trees can then be found in the bar’s renowned…Continue Reading “The Night Before Christmas at sketch, London”

Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea, Sanderson London

I try to eat healthily 80% of the time but I also think it’s important to go out and be naughty sometimes. And, luckily for me, the other week I got the chance to be ultra naughty when I was invited to try the new Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea at Sanderson London.In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, the hotel has re-launched its renowned afternoon tea with a new and improved menu. Having been a sell-out success over the…Continue Reading “Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea, Sanderson London”

Birthday at Bob Bob Ricard

To commiserate celebrate my 27th birthday – hello late twenties! – Ciaran surprised me with dinner at Bob Bob Ricard on Saturday night. The beef wellington at this decadent English/Russian restaurant has been calling my name for months so when he told me to meet him at Oxford Circus tube and then led me down Carnaby Street to the restaurant’s doorway I was beyond excited.We were seated downstairs in the newly refurbished club room, which is decked out with luxury booths – each curtained off…Continue Reading “Birthday at Bob Bob Ricard”