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London || Lambeth Country Show

Happy 1st of August everyone! July just flew by, didn’t it? Just a few short days before my family touched down in London for the wedding, Lambeth Country Show took over Brockwell Park near Brixton once again. As a…

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London || Canal Cavalcade

Last weekend, I attended Canal Cavalcade. It was the 23rd year the event has taken place in London. Basically, canal boats from all around England gather in Little Venice in London for a waterside festival and deck their boats…

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Travel || Lumiere London

Over the past weekend, London was awash with beautiful lights. Lumiere London was up. Between Thursday and Sunday, every evening between 6:30 pm- 10:30 pm London was transformed by 3D projections, interactive installations, and other stunning light combinations. My…

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London || Winter Wonderland

I always find it crazy impressive how Hyde Park transforms into Winter Wonderland for the 6 festive weeks (Nov 20-Jan 3) over the holidays. Every year it seems bigger and bigger, and once it’s broken down you can only…

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London || Winterville

Winterville is kind of marketed like a hipster version of Winter Wonderland. Basically, I went to it expecting to love it, and it absolutely did not disappoint.  It has classic winter fair fare like, ice rinks, rides, food tents,…

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London || Visiting the Thames Horses

This September is rife with amazing temporary art in public places; just last week I blogged about the amazing balloon installation “Heartbeat” in Covent Garden. When I had some time to spare, I popped down to Nine Elms along…

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London || Greenwich Vintage Fair

If you’ve been reading Rhyme & Ribbons for more than a month really, you’ll know my love of vintage, and in particular, vintage fairs. (You can go back and take a look at my post on the Crystal Palace…