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  • Abroad,  Features,  Travel

    Norway Travel Guide | Winter in Tromso

    Looking for Norway travel tips? Last March, Barefaced’s Editor went on the trip of a lifetime to Tromso, a city in northern Norway and the stunning cultural hub above the Arctic Circle. While it may seem a little premature to post a Norway Travel Guide for winter, this type of trip is one to plan in advance and get in your diary now! So, let’s hop on into my Tromso, Norway Travel Guide… When to travel to Norway We traveled to Tromso,…

  • Beauty,  Cruelty Free,  Diary,  Events,  Local,  Travel

    Festive workshops at Mondrian – for perfect DIY gifting

    If Black Friday and Cyber Monday madness have taken the joy out of Christmas shopping (surely it can’t just be me who feels this way?) then what better way to re-ignite your festive spark with some DIY homemade gifts for loved ones. This festive season, South Bank’s hottest design hotel, Mondrian London, is offering guests the chance to get creative with a series of Christmas workshops which will be perfect for creating that bespoke gift for someone special, or of course as…

  • Cruelty Free,  Diary,  Food,  Local,  Restaurants & Bars,  Reviews


    Serving up healthy and delicious plant-based food and cocktails (they call it ‘Clean Indulgence’) in a setting made of Pinterest dreams with copper touches and indoor greenery, Claire Gratzke could not wait to review Farmacy, a now well-loved West London haunt. It’s not often I first hear about a restaurant via social media, but Farmacy in Notting Hill had gained a following on Instagram long before it had even opened its doors to the eager public in the early summer of 2016,…

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    Jeans is Always Trendy

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  • Diary,  I know this place...,  Local,  Travel

    HOW TO Celebrate Christmas in London

    Christmas in London can seem all too overwhelming, with events and celebrations happening in just about every corner of the city. With Christmas markets, ice-skating and theatre productions lined up for your season’s entertainment, it’s hard knowing where to start! Don’t stress – we’re here to help. Here are our tips on how best to celebrate Christmas in London. Get your skates on Somerset House. Open all day and into the night, playing all genres of music and offering a…