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Mask Loves

This week in Mask Loves Clerkenwell Design Week, Chelsea Flower Show, Dirty Lobster, Peckham Springs and Laurent Perrier pop ups.   Clerkenwell Design Week May means two things to Mask – Clerkenwell Design Week and Chelsea Flower Show. We’re talking about flowers next, so let’s talk about design now. The three-day festival is made up … Continued

When life gives you lemons… make cocktails!

The Bramble was first created in London the 1980s by a revolutionary bartender, Dick Bradsell, in a downtown Soho bar.   We’ve taken inspiration from this to twist this classic. Beefeater 24, distilled in Oval with the botanicals left to infuse for 24 hours – including Japanese and Chinese green teas – has then been … Continued

Mask Loves

This week in Mask Loves: the royal wedding, Trainspotting Live, Burmese food, moonshine and artist Red Hong Yi.     A Royal Occasion Unless you’ve been hiding out in another country for the last 12 months, you should know that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are tying the knot this weekend. We didn’t get the … Continued


It’s been a long time coming, but last week we finally visited Londrino. It opened late last year and has had quite the reputation, so we’ve been very eager to go. The reputation we mention, is nothing but excellent. Portuguese chef, Leandro Carreira, heads it all up, and you may not know him by name … Continued

Mask Loves

After an absolute stunner of a bank holiday weekend, London is feeling a little livelier. Everyone is desperate to get off the sofa and out of the house and make the most of what’s on in London. This is where we’ll be heading this week.   All You Can Pug This sounds pugging brilliant. The … Continued

Summer pop ups

It’s almost that time of year again when everyone goes mad for summer pop ups. It’s early days yet, but we’ve found a few pop ups in London standing out from the crowd – we’re sure there’ll be hundreds more by mid-May!     Alto A beautiful Italian-style restaurant will be occupying Selfridges’ rooftop. In … Continued

Mask Loves

This week in Mask Loves: pineapple skybars, Lost Vegas, Avolato, new venue GrubStreet Author and rubbish cafes (that’s not exactly how it reads).     All the pineapples New skybar, Jin Bo Law, has open up in Dorsett City Hotel, Aldgate on the 14th floor. The terrace overlooks all parts of London’s iconic skyline which … Continued

Our Favourite
Summer Party Venues

We’re often asked if we were hosting our own summer party, where would we choose. We’ve picked up some favourites over the years, but we’ve also got our eye on some newer places. Read on to find out where our dream summer party venue is. Ace Hotel Super trendy hotel chain, Ace Hotel, is ticking … Continued


We’ve been watching from afar for some time, and tweeting them to come to London, but no such luck as yet. The Americans are playing a strong game with all these “museums”, or “art installations”, or “immersive experiences”. Whatever you want to call them, they look amazing and we want to go to them all. … Continued

Mask Loves

This week in Mask Loves: new rooftop bars, immersive theatre, ice cream macaron sandwiches, Zara’s AR app and all the prosecco (yippee!).   Savage Garden New rooftop bar alert! This time on top of the Hilton DoubleTree at Tower Bridge. The place prides itself on the use of botanicals (hence the garden reference) but not … Continued