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Support Small Businesses: Shop Small in association with American Express

November 27, 2015 Sponsored Posts

Last week we spent a morning filming at an Italian restaurant in Primrose Hill, La Collina, just around the corner from my London apartment on Parkway, in Camden.  Small, unique businesses like La Collina play such an important role in the local community, and I’m working with American Express® to highlight this. Where I live […]

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EVENTS. Vita all’Interno: The House of Peroni London 2015.

November 4, 2015 My Life in England

Italian food, beer, art, cocktails, nonnas, and laundry: Last week, The House of Peroni opened up the doors to Vita all’Interno (a life lived inside), its latest month-long residency in the heart of east London on Brick Lane, designed to bring the heart of the Italian home to London. There are a series of distinct […]

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A Motion Powered Gig with Ella Eyre in London, sponsored by SURE

August 27, 2015 LLG Beauty

I’ve been going to gigs since I was old enough to persuade my parents that I wouldn’t get into trouble, and there’s still little I enjoy more than dancing around to live music in a hot, sweaty venue. Even if I do now eschew the mosh pit for a more civilised spot at the back […]

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Fashion: Fenwick of Bond Street’s New Hosiery Department

March 31, 2015 LLG Fashion

(My legs in DL Jeans, Valentino Rockstud heels & Falke Cotton Touch Socks) I love Fenwick of Bond Street. It is a small but perfectly formed department store, stocking a wonderful and considered edit of fashion, beauty, millinery and accessories. I worked just around the corner at Vogue House for five or so years in my twenties, […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Shopping at The Royal Exchange, London.

March 6, 2015 Sponsored Posts

When I first saw The Royal Exchange’s exterior several years ago, situated as it is hard by the Bank of England, in the very middle of the City of London, I presumed it housed another venerable fiscal institution.

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LLG for eBay Collections: From clocks to Le Creuset

June 24, 2014 Sponsored Posts

You may remember that back in March I was very pleased and excited to announce that I was one of the new eBay  special curators, working on the new eBay Collections initiative in the UK, along with fellow curators TV presenter and Radio 1 DJ Reggie Yates, interior designer Kelly Hoppen, Susannah Lau of StyleBubble, […]

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The Daily Beauty: Investigating the Science behind Olay Regenerist

May 21, 2014 LLG Beauty

One of the things that beauty writers like to talk about – a lot – is how face creams from the big companies like P&G are always worth investigating, given their significant investment in research and development. Of course, we can talk about it, but it’s not often that we get a chance to get up […]

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Recipe: Grilled Chicken with a Yogurt Marinade, Lemon and Coriander

May 14, 2014 LLG Food

If you have read LLG for a while, then it’s no secret that I eat a lot of yogurt. A lot. For breakfast with granola, for lunch with black beans as a much healthier sub for sour cream, with bowls of satisfying lentils in the evening. I love its versatility, and its convenience. And, of […]

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Fashion: Hobbs for the John Lewis 150th Anniversary

May 6, 2014 LLG Fashion

Saturday was one of those perfect days where everything seemed in alignment. The sun was shining, my outfit worked, and I got to hang out with the wonderful papercut artist and illustrator Poppy Chancellor. We were both acting as brand ambassadors for Hobbs at John Lewis Oxford Street to help  Britain’s favourite department store celebrate […]

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The Tumi Golden Ticket Competition: Win the trip of a lifetime (Seriously!)

May 3, 2014 Sponsored Posts

As regular readers will know, I am wedded to my Tumi Vapor case, which travels around the world with me. But whilst mine is green, we’re here to talk about not one, but five GOLDEN Tumi Tegra -Lite cases. (These are made from Tegris, a super-strong lightweight material, currently used by the army for body […]

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