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Curry Awards

Dear Readers, it’s been a while since I featured food here, so in the form of a very unofficial awards ceremony, here’s a hatrick of great value Indian food in London. Authentic Curry – Indian YMCA Run as a student hostel, the Indian YMCA, near Warren Street, hosts people from India and caters for their [...]

Shapeways

Fans of Moo.com and Etsy.com will like Shapeways, a community for making, buying and selling your own products using 3D printing. You can keep the products for yourself, give them away as gifts or sell them in the Shapeways shops. It’s wonderful seeing how a simple idea spawns so much creativity with glass, ceramics, metals [...]

Wellbeing in the City

Wellbeing In the City is a social media platform where people can discuss, connect and be inspired to live Wellbeing lifestyles in cities. It is in pre-launch phase, but the site is already full of articles with practical tips for everyday living, healthy recipes and regular gatherings to meet the like-minded. http://www.wellbeinginthecity.me

Lady Blonde

LadyBlonde.com connects discerning busy Londoners with the “very best that London has to offer in the world of going out, entertaining, hospitality, parties and events.” Integrating a quirky search tool, a live table booking service and an invite-only membership facility, it helps Londoners source entertainment ideas without being overwhelmed. Members can obtain deals at, and access [...]

A Good Week [20th - 26th June]

A Good Week is a global celebration of the people, communities and businesses making the world a healthier and happier place. London events include various events run by The School of Life including how to improve the quality of our work lives (click here) and a talk by David Gauntlett discussing how through making things, people engage [...]

iGodMind Manifestation Movies

The power of positive thinking and law of attraction has been filtering into mainstream consciousness particularly in recent years with films like The Secret making a big impact. One of the latest innovations comes in the form of the movies freely available from iGodMind.com. Binaural beats entrain the brain by calibrating to particular frequencies that produce [...]

LoveThis

Launched in March, LoveThis helps people share, organise and remember recommendations from their friends, quickly and easily. It uses the internet and social media to make word-of-mouth more efficient. Expert advice is also made available. Products and services covered are varied including websites, apps, restaurants, bars, plumbers etc http://lovethis.com/

Bouf.com

To help with the Christmas shopping and following on from the recent mention of notonthehighstreet.com, here’s introducing bouf.com designed to connect consumers directly with suppliers of unique, quirky products that you won’t find on the high street. It comes with full blown social media connections including its own community. Want a Banksy wall sticker!? Or [...]

East London Design Show 2010 [2nd to 5th Dec]

Those who were here this time last year will remember Happy Scrapbook highly recommending the East London Design Show featuring over one hundred of the best independent product, interior and jewellery designers, all under one roof. For years, I’ve sourced most of my Christmas shopping at this single venue in a few hours and in [...]

School of Everything

Happy Scrapbook has brought you The School of Life and the Museum of Everything and various ways that the internet is bringing people together to make things happen. Now it’s the turn of The School of Everything, the website that helps you find things to learn near you. Working from the premise that everyone has [...]