Mask Loves

Apparently it’s the most depressing day of the year, so the lovely peeps at Samaritans are hosting a tea and coffee morning just off Carnaby Street to cheer everyone up. On the other hand if you’re still going strong through Veganuary, or Ginuary for that matter, carry on as you are – but not until … Continued

Rebook your
Christmas party

We like to think of January as the calm before the storm. It’s a time for planning ahead (as well as some well-deserved rest and recovery after the carnage of December). So although it sounds a little odd, it’s actually pretty common to rebook your Christmas party in January. Rebooking in January can be cost-saving … Continued

Mask Loves

We’re eight days in to 2018 and we’d be lying if we said the first week back wasn’t a toughie! Everyone’s in gym / alcohol-free / money-saving mode, and awaiting for January payday so they can book a winter holiday to escape. London has picked up a little since last week and has dusted off … Continued

Restaurant Review:
Nest

Just before Christmas we visited Hackney’s newest restaurant Nest, and it was every bit as good as we had hoped. Nest is a humble team of three, cooking up a storm is Johnnie, former chef from the Michelin-starred Harwood Arms and Farringdon restaurant Anglo. Friendly-faces Luke and Toby run front of house.   After visiting … Continued

Es Devlin:
Stage Designer Extraordinaire

Just before Christmas, Es Devlin popped up on our radars again when she created the Singing Tree at the V&A. We’ve always been a fan of her kinetic stage designs and obviously we’re not the only ones.   Es Devlin first started out creating stage designs for small theatres above pubs across London in 1997, … Continued

Portrait of laughing friends enjoying xmas lights at new year party

5 Christmas Party Theme Ideas You’ve Never Thought Of

Christmas is almost upon us and the corporate Christmas party season, with its massive range of Christmas party theme ideas, is almost over, but that doesn’t stop anyone from planning ahead for next year. It goes without saying that every Christmas party should be better than the previous.The fascinating thing for us when it comes … Continued

7 New Year’s Eve Party Ideas Your Guests Will Never Forget

That’s it, ladies and gentlemen. 2017 is all wrapped up and finished, and we’re ready to embrace 2018 – and all the opportunities it will doubtlessly bring – with open arms. All that there’s left to do is come up with some killer ideas for a new year’s eve party, and let our hair down … Continued

Pantone Colour of the Year:
Ultra Violet

The hotly anticipated Pantone Colour of the Year has been announced, and we’re sorry to hear it’s been mixed reactions… When we saw the Ultra-Violet video playing on Instagram we first thought of UV-light and wondered how they’d achieve that in print. Then on closer inspection it wasn’t that at all and was quite simply … Continued

Christmas

Mask Loves

We are well and truly ready for our Christmas break – at the end of last week we ran five Christmas parties in three days. Bleary-eyed is an understatement.     Prada’s Postman Prada have partnered up with Autumn de Wilde (film director and better known for photographing musicians) and realised a series of short … Continued

Smith and Sinclair’s
Flavour Gallery

On the opening night Mask was invited to check out the latest installation from Smith and Sinclair who were working in partnership with Lanique Liqueur. We headed over to the untouched Hoxton Basement, where the blank canvas venue was transformed into an invasion of the senses.     On arrival we were given a gin … Continued