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A London Pied-A-Terre by Ben Pentreath

Orange & pink don't always misunderstand each other. A London Pied-à-terre by Ben Pentreath | The Neo-Trad

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The Blind Beggar - Whitechapel opposite The London Hospital.The darkest piece of Blind Beggar pub history is that this is also the pub where Ronnie Kray, a notorious East End gangster (along with his twin brother Reggie) walked into the bar and shot a man in cold blood in front of the shocked patrons.

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London's 10 best afternoon teas

The ritual of afternoon tea owes its origins to Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford. As a young women in the early 1800s she lived during a time when it was common to eat only two main meals a day, with breakfast scheduled early in the morning and dinner occuring late in the evening. Weakened and irritated by hunger pangs each day, she decided to schedule time to take tea and snack each afternoon. This private ceremony was firstly done furtively in her bedroom, but over time well-heeled…

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I chose this picture becauae of the different tones on the 'blotches' of bark. I like this because a creates a rough texture. I could recreate this well with oil pastels

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How a high-rise craze is ruining London's skyline

How a high-rise craze is ruining London's skyline | Art and design | The Observer

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Tall Cappuccino, London Fashion Week

On the first day of Fashion Week in London, I must have had some serious coffee cravings. Well, why else would I have dressed as one? Although I must admit to wearing this jumper at least a hundred times since getting it a couple of weeks ago! It’s just too sumptuous to resist. The softest cashmere, a... Read more

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Alexandra Road, Camden, London, NEAVE BROWN, architect, Camden Council Architects Dept, designed / built 1968-1978, GRADE II Listed

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A Luxury Home Away From Home in London: Brown’s Hotel

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