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Maya Fiennes Yoga Retreat – [8th to 14th August]

Summer holiday planned yet? Want to re-charge and re-balance? Looking for a deal that doesn’t break the bank? Maya Fiennes, one of the world’s most sought after (kundalini) yoga and relaxation teachers is leading a yoga retreat as part of the ecological multimedia Festival on the Other Side in up and coming Montenegro from 8th [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

London Jewellery Week [6-12 June]

London Jewellery Week is fast approaching, organised around the themes of Shopping, through retailer and gallery collections; Discovery, through workshops and seminars; Designer showcases; Passion through feeling the emotion that jewellery evokes and education with opportunities to meet the industry. Treasure, the contemporary jewellery exhibition is at the heart of the week at Victoria House [...]

Oxygen Capsule – Margaret Dabbs

Regular readers will know that as a Life Balance Coach I love finding interesting and new ways to relax and recharge. So I was excited to walk past this space-age looking Oxygen Capsule in the Margaret Dabbs Foot Clinic and Nail Spa in Marylebone recently. The generator provides an “Oxygen boost” dispensing air of a [...]

Aqua Sheko

Based in Kensington and Soho, Aqua Sheko is London’s first ever fish therapy spa. Little Garra fish nibble the skin, leaving the skin smooth and rejuvenated. And apparently it’s beneficial for the fish too! “Fish therapy is a completely painless process. Most people find it pleasurable, a tickling, almost tingling sensation something akin to a [...]

Tent at London Design Festival

One of my favourite events of the year is the London Design Festival, and if you were to go to just one of its many events, Happy Scrapbook recommends Tent and Tent Digital. There were so many wow moments last year, including Troy Abbot’s Nano Cage, that I found myself consistently engaged and having fun. “The ground-breaking [...]

Spa London

Spa London is the UK’s first public sector day spa, with the first two located in Bethnal Green and Camden, making the spa experience more affordable and open to a wider audience. There are over 50 treatments and a range of packages including the thermal day experience. Personally, I’m most excited by the prospect of [...]

Tart at 40 Winks

Recent entries on Happy Scrapbook have featured cake club Le Dolci and Janie Lawson‘s hat-making tea parties. Next up: Tart combines fun, fashion, tea and cakes at 40 Winks, described by German Vogue as the Most Beautiful Small Hotel in the World. Tea, cucumber sandwiches and cakes are supplied by Vintage Patisserie, vintage beauty experts Lipstick and Curls and make-up [...]

Nano Cage – Troy Abbott

One of my highlights at the London Design Festival, was seeing Troy Abbot’s Nano Cage at Tent Digital. It had the effect of stopping me in my tracks and really engaging and exciting me at various levels with its blend of pop culture (cages come in all the same colours as the iPod Nano), technology, guiding the viewer [...]