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Virgin Records 40th Anniversary Exhibition Opens Today

To mark the 40th anniversary of Virgin Records, an exhibition featuring a recreation of the first ever Virgin Records shop in Notting Hill in 1977 will open in Studio B1, Victoria House. Alongside the hippy squat where the it all astarted for Richard Branson, there will be bespoke video installations, …

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Interview: Shy FX

This weekend will see Wray and Nephew Overproof Rum team up with Reggae Roast to host Wray & Nephew’s Jamaica Rum Tings; a celebration of Jamaican culture through a series of music and cultural events inspired by Wray & Nephew’s Jamaican roots. Hosted at London Fields Brewery, the

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‘Jamaica Rum Tings’ heads to Kingston on August 24th

Saturday 24th August will see Wray and Nephew Overproof Rum team up with Reggae Roast to launch ‘Jamaica Rum Tings’; a celebration of Jamaican culture through a series of music and cultural events inspired by Wray & Nephew’s Jamaican roots. The series will conclude at London Fields Brewery

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Star Hu Store Launch Party

Top of the Shops: Star Hu Boutique

Designer Star Hu launched her luxe label two years ago, and after enjoying soaring success has now been able to open her own boutique in Portobello Green. A sparkly, colourful one-woman fashion powerhouse, Star hand crafts all her clothes from her factory in West London, runs her boutique/showroom, looks after …

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Party with Red Bull at the Notting Hill Carnival

The Notting Hill Carnival is already one of the most highly anticipated events this bank holiday weekend, and now another piece of great news has landed in our inbox to get us even more excited: the Red Bull Music Academy has announced the return of its famous Notting Hill Carnival …

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Street Exhibition Celebrates The ‘Makers’ Of Carnival

One of the world’s best known rock photographers has teamed up with Red Stripe® to turn a street in W10 into the ultimate Notting Hill Carnival portrait album.

 

Pennie Smith, who has worked with Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, The Clash and many others, has collaborated with the Jamaican …

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It’s time to get yer skank on! Notting Hill Carnival 2012

 

It’s that time of year again. Just when we think summer is going to last forever, but really another year of uni, or work, is on our doorstep. Luckily though, Notting Hill Carnival is here again this year, for the 48th year running, to let us celebrate the …

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Tracey Emin: ‘Love is What You Want’ at the Hayward Gallery

The long August Bank holiday weekend is often classed as the end of the British summer. Whilst many Londoners will hope to spend the weekend sunbathing in public parks or joining the carnival in Notting Hill, the chance of a Bank holiday downpour is almost a certainty; a tradition in …

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The Hautelist #19: Peace Jewellery

Modest as we are here at The Hautelist HQ, we always secretly suspected that our influence on society ran both broad and deep.  However, two weeks ago when we claimed trainers were the Hautest item of the week, we never could have predicted that this was going to prompt waves …

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Village Bicycle: the New Boutique for the Creative and Stylish

Willa Keswick is a London fashion entrepreneur with a sense of humor and a finger on the collective pulses of fashion, music, and art, among other things.  Okay, so a few fingers.  Maybe a hand.  Maybe she’s got some kind of hospital equipment set up.  I don’t know.  We’re done …

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