Interview with Linda Pilkington, Creator of Luxury Perfume House Ormonde Jayne

Interview with Linda Pilkington, Creator of Luxury Perfume House Ormonde Jayne

Luxury perfume house Ormonde Jayne has created some of the most exotic and sought-after scents in London. We had the chance to speak with the company founder, Linda Pilkington, to discover the inspiration for her exclusive range of scents as well as her favourite London spots! ... Read More

Book Review | Mysterious London in “Dark Fire” by C.J. Sansom

Book Review | Mysterious London in “Dark Fire” by C.J. Sansom

If you enjoy reading about London, then C.J. Sansom book “Dark Fire” is a must read. From the history of London to present day discoveries in the City, we cover it all in our review of Sansom’s mystery. ... Read More

Wonderful London in 1924 & 2014

Wonderful London in 1924 & 2014

Take a step back in time to see the London of the 1920s blended seamlessly into the fabric of modern day London in this aptly named video “Wonderful London” by Simon Smith. ... Read More

Spring Blossoms in London

Spring Blossoms in London

We’re celebrating Earth Day by sharing the beautiful flowers and blossoms that we’ve seen this spring while strolling through Chelsea, South Kensington and Mayfair. Share your spring in London photos with us, too! ... Read More

Spring Blossoms in Kensington Gardens

Spring Blossoms in Kensington Gardens

Spring is the perfect time to enjoy the natural beauty of Kensington Gardens, one of London’s most loveliest green spaces. Come along on a springtime walk through Kensington Gardens to Kensington Palace! ... Read More

Fancy Seeing London in the 1920s?

Fancy Seeing London in the 1920s?

Ever wonder what London’s monuments used to look like? Here’s the earliest colour film footage of London made in the 1920s. It’s remarkable to see how little has changed, especially in the amazing video by Simon Smith recreating the journey through the London of today! ... Read More

London as Muse | Writing Inspiration & London Favourites with Santa Montefiore

London as Muse | Writing Inspiration & London Favourites with Santa Montefiore

Please welcome Sunday Times bestselling author Santa Montefiore as she shares about her writing inspiration, travels to Ireland and experience writing her most recent novel “Secrets of the Lighthouse” and some insider tips for what to see and do in London. ... Read More

An Interview with Dr. Charlotte Bolland, Project Curator at the National Portrait Gallery

An Interview with Dr. Charlotte Bolland, Project Curator at the National Portrait Gallery

London Perfect sits down with Dr. Charlotte Bolland, Project Curator at the National Portrait Gallery, to talk about all things Tudor and good, the fashion potential of ruffs and some of the marvellous works on display at the National Portrait Gallery in London. Welcome, Charlotte! ... Read More

A Royal Name: Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge

A Royal Name: Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge

What’s in a name? For the third in line to the throne, the selection of a name is no easy task as it’s one weighted with centuries of historical significance. Take a look at some of the family connections behind the name the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge selected for their son: Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge. ... Read More

A Royal Arrival … It’s a Boy!

A Royal Arrival … It’s a Boy!

All of us at London Perfect would like to share our happy wishes and congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the arrival of their son! William and Kate welcomed their son into the world on July 22, 2013 at 4:24PM. While the world eagerly awaits the news of the baby’s name, here are some ways to celebrate the arrival of the royal baby in London. ... Read More

Royal Baby Mania in London

Royal Baby Mania in London

As the world awaits the arrival of Prince William and Kate’s royal baby, there’s plenty of guessing as to whether it will be a girl or boy and what name will be selected. Historic Royal Palaces has created a fun and historic look at Kensington Palace and some of the famous royal babies that have called it home. ... Read More

An Interview with Linda Bloomfield, London Based Ceramic Artist

An Interview with Linda Bloomfield, London Based Ceramic Artist

To celebrate the opening of the new Cafe Bar at the Royal Albert Hall in London’s South Kensington neighbourhood, London Perfect interviews Linda Bloomfield who has created over 300 ceramic pieces for the new cafe. Take a peek inside and find out Linda’s favourite things to do in London! ... Read More

An Interview with Ciara Bowles, Contemporary Jewellery Designer

An Interview with Ciara Bowles, Contemporary Jewellery Designer

Contemporary jewellery designer Ciara Bowles sits down with London Perfect to chat about her sources of inspiration in and around London, the art scene and the perfect way to spend a Saturday in London! ... Read More

A Taste of the Downton Abbey Lifestyle

A Taste of the Downton Abbey Lifestyle

Who doesn’t love all the action and excitement that is Downton Abbey? Now just imagine actually visiting the set, a real place called Highclere Castle. Oooh. I feel all tingly at the thought. ... Read More

Christmas Crackers – A British Holiday Tradition

Christmas Crackers – A British Holiday Tradition

Our London based blogger Zoë F. Willis shares with us the history and fun behind Christmas Crackers – a very traditional part of the Christmas dinner table. And no … they’re not the type of crackers you enjoy with cheese! Celebrate Christmas with this fun British tradition this year! ... Read More

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