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Sunday 25 November, 2012

06 Chad’s Place – Kings Cross

I used to live in Kings Cross about 9 years ago and it’s fair to say that it was a shit hole. We were just won over by the fact that our tube station was on six tube lines…

Thursday 28 June, 2012

Riding House Cafe – Oxford Circus

Riding House Cafe is gorgeous. It’s very civilised for central London and reminds me a lot of Pastis in New York without the nauseating British ex-pat vibe…

Friday 09 September, 2011

Foxcroft & Ginger – Soho

Foxcroft & Ginger is a pretty good cafe for Central London, which I try to avoid specially on weekends due to the mobs. I was there on Saturday though, I’d arranged to meet Mazzi and Lottie…

Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Camera Cafe – Bloomsbury

Tucked away at the back of a camera repair shop next to the British Museum is Camera Cafe a quiet and discreet little place with a few tables and Simon and Garfunkel playing in the background (the soundtrack says alot)…

Saturday 20 November, 2010

Koenig Books – Covent Garden

Koenig books hosts a collection of joyfully pretentious art books with beautiful covers and artistically out of focus photographs…

Tuesday 27 July, 2010

Magma – Clerkenwell / Covent Garden

Magma is one of those lovely bookshops which sells all those fatuous yet inspiring graphics books and expensive documentary dvd’s about fashion designers…

Saturday 17 July, 2010

Claire Rouen Books – Soho

Tucked away up a narrow flight of stairs above the Soho bookshop on Charing Cross road is a little designer bookshop specialising in fashion and art books, many of which are hard to find…