North Category

Thursday 17 May, 2012

The Haberdashery – Crouch End

Whenever I would visit my friend in Orange County in Southern California it was a ritual to pay a visit to a great little cafe called the Gypsy Den…

Thursday 10 May, 2012

W. Martyn – Muswell Hill

Would you just take a look as this place, how gorgeous is this shop! Established well over a hundred years ago and still run by the same…

Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Drink, Shop & Do – Kings Cross

About 10 years ago I used to live around the corner from Drink, Shop & Do (it wasn’t there then though). I can tell you, King’s Cross was a very different place back then…

Tuesday 27 December, 2011

The Elk in the Woods – Islington

The Elk in the Woods has to be mentioned because it’s a beauty. Located on a great little backstreet behind Upper Street, home to lots of boutiques, cafes and antique shops…

Wednesday 02 November, 2011

Toff’s – Muswell Hill

Toff’s is what Muswell Hill is famous for. They serve the kind of fish and chips which I crave unbelievably when I’m abroad as nowhere…

Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Maison d’etre – Highbury and Islington

I hate public transport at rush hour so I always cycle whatever the weather. I discovered Maison d’etre as I used to park my bike outside on my way to work and would look in the window wishing that I could just pop in there instead…

Saturday 30 July, 2011

Cha Cha Cha – Muswell Hill

Located in Muswell Hill, a little northern village whose main claim to fame is that it has one of every chain of bank from HSBC to the Co-op, Cha Cha Cha is a great looking shop full of lots of 1960′s stuff…