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

Happy Birthday to P.G. Wodehouse!

Happy Birthday to P.G. Wodehouse!

We’re celebrating and remembering the great author P.G. Wodehouse, born on this day in 1881, who was the creator of the beloved Jeeves and Wooster characters. Come along to see where Bertie Wooster lived in Mayfair and our luxurious Mayfair vacation rental nearby! ... Read More

Will and Kate to live in Kensington Palace!

Will and Kate to live in Kensington Palace!

It’s official! Princess William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, will move into his Aunt Princess Margaret’s former apartments in Kensington Palace. The Queen has intervened personally and allocated £1m to help remodel the the 4-story, 20 room apartment where many rooms are still painted in Princess Margaret’s favourite colors pink and turquoise. ... Read More

D-Day — the Turning Point of World War II

D-Day — the Turning Point of World War II

  Tomorrow marks the 67th anniversary of the Normandy Invasion — the most well-planned, massive and secret invasion of World War II.  A statue of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who helped coordinate the landings stands in Paris  and calls to mind his unwavering will and courage of the English people.  The quotation on the ... Read More

The Royal Wedding:  Less than 24 hours to go!

The Royal Wedding: Less than 24 hours to go!

I’m so excited I could burst!  It’s less than 24 hours until the Royal Wedding and I’m counting down the hours like a child waiting for Christmas.  I can’t wait to see THAT dress, the look on Prince William’s face when he first lays eyes on Kate, the famous guest list, and (hopefully) a smile ... Read More

The Queen’s Household Cavalry — taking a break!

The Queen’s Household Cavalry — taking a break!

I stopped at the Cornwall apartment this morning and saw something that made me smile; thought I’d share it with you. The Queen’s Household Cavalry Regiment is based nearby in Hyde Park and naturally take the horses out daily, normally around Hyde Park and adjacent Kensington Gardens. ... Read More

London at Sunrise

London at Sunrise

I like to drive my daughter to school if I’ve got time in the mornings. It’s a great time to talk about life, friends, school and more. One of the benefits is that we drive through Kensington Gardens, where it divides with Hyde Park. The other week, was lucky enough to see this sunrise as we drove past. ... Read More

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