THIS WEEKEND IN: LONDON
High art, nail art, and a watermelon slush puppie cocktail.
Luxury nail art reigns supreme in fashionable London. The newest addition to the scene, Reecey Roos, is a haven of catwalk-inspired designs and innovative art for your talons.
9 Camberwell Green, tel. 44.20.7701.4721, reeceyroos.co.uk
Missy Flynn, the founder behind Dalston’s achingly hip restaurant, Rita’s Dining, has just opened another East London hotspot. Stop by Night Elm, a cozy bar, for watermelon slush puppie cocktails.
175 Mare St., tel.44.20.3096.1530, ritasbaranddining.com
Liberty in Fashion
This sharply curated exhibition celebrates Liberty’s 140th Anniversary with a tour-de-force of the rand’s pioneering prints and trends, from Orientalism to Art Nouveau.
83 Bermondsey St., tel. 44.20.7407.8664, ftmlondon.org
The Zetter Townhouse Marylebone
This hotel in leafy Marylebone possesses a flair for detail, with carefully selected antiques kitting out the elegant bedrooms. Don’t miss enjoying a drink at the hotel’s cocktail lounge; the Silk Gimlet comes highly recommended.
28-30 Seymour St., tel. 44.20.7324.4567, thezettertownhouse.com
Established in 1964, legendary whiskey specialist Milroy’s of Soho has just opened a bar in its basement. Expect the best whiskey that money can buy, with a dash of English eccentricity.
3 Greek St., tel. 44.20.7734.2277, milroys.co.uk
Fashion’s Night Out
Vogue’s legendary fashion party returns for its seventh year, offering up mentoring classes, seminars on how to get into fashion and special talks with British designers.