Introducing Jazz Vocalist Irene Serra From –isq

Introducing Jazz Vocalist Irene Serra From –isq

You gotta love an east London warehouse rooftop shoot… These gorgeous photographs are of jazz singer Irene Serra (pronounced “ee-ray-neh”). The Italian-born vocalist started studying jazz at 16 with much-loved Italian jazz singer Tiziana Ghiglioni before moving to London to continue her training. Now living in east London, Irene can be found gigging around town […]

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Tea For Two With East London’s Joe’s Tea Company

Tea For Two With East London’s Joe’s Tea Company

I’ve been waiting for a new teapot and cups to arrive to try out a delicious box of Chocca-Roo-Brew sent to me by east London’s Joe’s Tea Company… But it’s been delayed. So instead, I took myself and the tea over to Broadway market to visit an artist friend counting on the fact that she […]

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East London Love: Chatsworth Market Clapton E5

East London Love: Chatsworth Market Clapton E5

Finally I popped down to Lower Clapton’s Sunday market on Chatsworth Road to take some snaps. The first weekend with part of the road closed to cars, the now weekly market (it re-opened in 2010 after closure in 1990; in its 1930s heyday apparently it was home to 200 stalls) has gone from strength to […]

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A Visit To East London Jewellery Boutique Comfort Station

A Visit To East London Jewellery Boutique Comfort Station

I just wanted to show you a few photos I took the other day when I popped into jewellery boutique Comfort Station to pick up some necklaces, earrings and rings – you’ll have seen some of the pieces in recent outfit posts. London-born founder and designer Amy Anderson studied Fine Art and originally started the […]

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East London Love: Unpackaged Moves to Hackney

East London Love: Unpackaged Moves to Hackney

The brilliant Unpackaged has moved and last night celebrated its new Hackney premises. Founded in 2006 as a market stall, the super environmentally-friendly store sells its products unpackaged and is now also a bar and restaurant. To shop, bring whatever containers you like – jars, tupperware, old takeaway boxes, brown paper bags, plastic bags – and restock on groceries, […]

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