So we’ve just had our last Bank Holiday weekend until the end of the year which means we’re waving goodbye to the little bit of summer we had and of couurse the kids are back to school… Hello to our Organic September. Our round up for this month features the best of fashion and design related activites! As always #Wegotyou go on… take a few notes from our #Qbicrecommends, we know you want to 😉.
STAY – QBIC LONDON!
A hotel that refuses to bow down to convention. Green credentials, quality beds, powerful showers, sociability and quirky style are at the heart and soul of Qbic. Located in Aldgate which is perfect for the modern-day explorer, we’re different… in a good way!
EAT – BBC GOOD FOOD FEAST
It’s all in the name right?… So this is your chance to try get your teeth into some good food! If you’re up for some tasting, taking part in a masterclass, watching a cooking demo or sitting down for a full bown meal Tower of London is the place to be 22nd – 24th.
DRINK – OUR FAVOURITE BEER FESTIVAL
Drinking at a festival means you get to spoil your tastebuds to more than one brew, and it’s important to remember this is an educational event… well it can be, either way just be at The Dispensary, 14th – 16th.
SEE – LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL
The London design festival screams , shouts and celebrates London as the design capital of the world. YES the world! Making a comeback for its fifteenth year, you can expect an itinary across the city between 16th – 24th. From unique installations to fairs and whole exhibitions, something for everyone !
LISTEN – BBC PROMS IN THE PARK
Clearly BBC are delivering this month with another one from them. If you’re a fan of live music from high-profile artisits and a hand full of legends then this ones for you! They’re taking it outdoors on th 9th at Hyde Park!
DO – HULA SCHOOLA
Everybody loves hoola hooping and anyone can do it with the right size hoop – Let the lovely Marawa and her Majorettes teach you if you don’t quite have the hang of it. Just book in and turn up to Shoreditch Town Hall on the 16th, 23rd, 29th & 30th.
GO – OPEN HOUSE LONDON
The open house is a city- wide celebration of all the greatest buildings, places and neighbourhoods our good old London has to offer. YES London is that cool they dedicate the whole weekend from 16th – 17th to allow free access to hundreds of cultural , historic and fancy buildings just to admire the architecture.
SHOP – LONDON FASHION WEEK FESTIVAL
So after London fashion week comes another week dedicated to all things fashion. The only event that you’ll let you experience the best showcase of designers, trend catwalks shows, designer shopping and industry talks… This is LONDON FASHION WEEK FESTIVAL at The Store Studios, 180 Strand from 21st – 24th.
PARTY – PEARLY KINGS & QUEENS FESTIVAL
Party with our beloved alternative Royal family, the Pearly Kings and Queens light up the capital as they paraded the streets from Guildhall Yard in extravagant outfits covered top to toe in sparkly buttons, badges and glitter on the 24th.
KIDS – WALALA X PLAY
As the all important London Design Festival is a hot pick this month, it made sense for us to include this installation at the NOW Gallery. Theyve collaborated with digital print designer Camille Walala to bring you a maze… yes a maze available unitl 24th .