The first dance is very special and is also the beginning of the party so it should be perfect to get the crowd going as well as it should be romantic and personal. If you have a song which is […]

The first Dance – my Top 13


This is one more Wedding Post about things that you’ll need when you are getting married. I am a very detailed person and I love to pay attention to small things. Not only the dress, the cake, the location and of […]

Wedding Must haves


Sushi Samba was on my Restaurant Bucket List for ages and I finally made it. Actually Sushi Samba and the famous Duck & Waffle Restaurant are in the same skyscraper, just so you know. But I was in the mood […]

Sushi @ Sushi Samba



Another Wedding Showcase? You might say. But it was more like a real wedding. It felt as if there was a wedding going on right now- the only thing missing was the bride & groom in fact. The music was […]

Getting hitched at the Langham


Will you be my Valentine? That’s what my fiancé asked me and took me to the Yashin Ocean House in South Kensington for a 7 Course Love Menu including Wagyu Beef, Truffles and lots of fresh fish. Love also goes […]

Valentine’s Dinner @Yashin


The most famous fashion magazine in the world celebrates its 100th anniversary this year and this is how it looks like when VOGUE puts together an exhibition that showcases their highlights and their history. Vogue is not only a magazine […]

Vogue 100 Exhibition



February does not really count as spring but for me it kind of feels like it. The temperatures dropped a little but I still refuse to wear winter boots – the only boots that I still like though are the […]

My Favourites in February


Afternoon Tea is my thing – at the moment. Actually this might not be helping because I should loose some pounds since my big day is coming up soon but on the other hand I am on a constant hunt […]

High Tea at 108 Pantry




“Ishbilia” is the name of this Lebanese restaurant and if you ever come to London and want authentic arabic food – this is where you should go. My friends and family will be like – not again. We take each […]

Best Lebanese Mezze in London


At least that was my goal when I booked an icing class at the Biscuiteers. I am getting married in less than 4 month. OMG the date gets closer and closer. And while I have the big things out of […]

Wedding Favours – Done


With this post I introduce a new “Wedding” section on the blog. I thought about not including it in the blog because it is such a personal and intimate thing to share but since I have seen so many nice […]

Wedding in the clouds



There is a App to everything these days. Games, Food, Sports and Travel are just a few fields that are covered by all sorts of developers. The app that I will show you is about savings, discounts, travel, lifestyle and […]

On tour with 241 Passport


 If you can skip the traditional stuff that usually belong to an Afternoon Tea like Scones, Clotted cream, Jam, Sandwiches and Tea maybe this NOT Afternoon Tea at the OXO Tower is for you. Every hotel or restaurant that offer […]

The untraditional Afternoon Tea


Hello 2016 , the new year has started and of course we look forward to all the new and exciting things that lie ahead of us. But since 2015 was also a special and amazing year for me – I […]

Looking back on 2015



When it comes to christmas presents sometimes you need to get creative because buying something is simply a bit boring and not personal at all. Don’t get me wrong I love bought presents from Chanel or Charlotte Olympia but sometimes […]

Best Christmas Present ever



Do you have a black little bag? If not – You definitely need one! Everyone should have a small black leather bag in their life. I needed an every day bag that I can carry cross body as well as […]

The Egerton Crescent Look



People go crazy when it comes to the true British Afternoon Tea. Every tourist should do one and Londoners you should become regulars and try out different ones every few weeks. Every hotel and restaurant add their unique touch to […]

The best Christmas Afternoon Tea


Hey Peeps, I am back with the last fall look for this year. It is december which means it is almost christmas and too cold to wear flats without socks. But I would like to show you one more look […]

A Knightsbridge Casual Look




Look at these Beauties – they are almost too nice to be eaten but only almost. The fashion season has switched and so has the Prêt-à-Portea Afternoon Tea at the Berkeley Hotel in Knightsbridge. The Fall Winter Collection showcases many […]

Afternoon Tea meets Fashion Catwalks


It is supposed to be freezing cold this weekend in London with temperature dropping down to 5 degrees and lower – we might even get some snow. Prepare yourself with cozy socks and lots of cashmere. So if you still […]

London Autumn Look


Every Christmas at Claridge’s Hotel in Mayfair there is a designer inspired christmas tree on display. Last year and the year before Dolce & Gabbana went wild with their take on a fashion inspired christmas tree. It is the sixth […]

Merry Christmas from Burberry



Banana Bread and Coffee are a perfect match – you could call them a dream team. Coffee is something that I could drink all day every day and I think that many people would agree. I already shared this coffeeshop with […]

The Banana Bread Buddies



Have you heard of Pomegranate Molasses? If you own any Ottolenghi Cookbooks you probably stumbled upon this ingredient. Yotam Ottolenghi loves it and drizzles it on everything because it enriches the flavours of vegetables and gives the dishes a bit […]

How to make Pomegranate Molasses?



Lace is the fabric of the hour. You see lace everywhere and in every colour – on dresses, on jackets, on tops and of course on lingerie. I love wearing lace undergarment but I put the idea in my head that […]

The perfect Lace Dress


Yes it is Cape-ing not Camping. Fall is finally good for something – I get to wear my new cape which I am so proud of. It is handmade just for me and the design still blows my mind. When […]

Cape – ing in Kensington


“A woman should wear parfum where-ever she would like to be kissed” Coco Chanel Lilies, Sandalwood, Rose, Tonka Beans, Ylang Ylang, Orange Blossom and Yasmin are ingredients of the famous Chanel No.5 parfum by Coco Chanel. Chanel No.5 consists of 80 […]

Chanel No.5 olfactive Workshop




We all know James Bond – the one that we know just launched his new movie called “Spectre” at the Royal Albert Hall on Monday night. But the one that you probably don’t know yet is James Bond the London […]

James Bond – The London Cyclist


James Dean loved them and made them famous, Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake brought it to the red carpet and Kim Kardashians Bottom looks just at its best in them. Denim is a fashion classic either ripped, bleached and dyed […]

Two shades of Denim



The Tower of Babel by the artist Barnaby Barford is the newest attraction at the V&A which is a combination of art and commerce. The material is fine bone china which will last for many years if you keep it […]

The Tower of Babel by Barnaby Barford


Fashionistas and Cakes Lovers – this is for you! That is the perfect combination of sweets and fashion. An Afternoon Tea every once in a while is always a good idea. The longer the break the more intense is the […]

Fashionistas Afternoon Tea


As I promised here is public area of the Frieze London. I find the concept very imposing because hereby you bring these art pieces together with normal people like you and me and they enjoy to walk through the park – […]

The Sculpture Park at Frieze



October is the art month on Cityfreudeblog. First The Fabric of India at the V&A, then the Mademoiselle Privé at the Saatchi Gallery, and now FRIEZE LONDON at Regent’s Park (but it does not stop there – more art posts are on the way). It […]

Frieze Art Fair London 2015


Mount Street is probably one of London’s most prestigious shopping streets with only high end luxury stores like Christian Louboutin, Linda Farrow, Céline, Lanvin and Balmain. And now Dior has settled here as well for a while where in the […]

Dior Pop Up Boutique in Mayfair


Mademoiselle Privé is Chanel’s newest creative creation which showcases the life of Coco Chanel and the origins of the most prestigious french fashion brand of the world. The charismatic personality and the irreverent spirit of the lady who founded Chanel […]

Mademoiselle Privé at Saatchi Gallery



Slowly but steadily autumn is on its way to London. All the leafs are turning yellow as well as red and the chestnut trees have dropped their first ripe chestnuts. The other day I collected a little bag full of […]

Autumn in the city


The Victoria & Albert Museum hosts a new fashion and textile exhibition which is called “The Fabric of India”. The title is quite dull but what you will experience is a whole different thing. I am frank that an interest […]

New Textile Exhibition at the V&A


Usually I am a very healthy eater and I live by “clean and green eating  & no cheating” but sometimes even I need sweets. In my experience sweets taste a lot better when you do not have them very often. […]

Where to go on a cheat day?