Hi :) I'm Katie...
South London wanderer and general adventurer. Follow me @Weekend_Notes
The Great Gatsby is coming
This month sees the cinema release of greatly anticipated The Great Gatsby. And quite predictably the nation has seen an influx of 1920's influence. Find out how to get your Gatsby on and party like its 1929.
The soundtrack to the movie is something not to be missed. Baz Lurhman does not settle for any old soundtrack to his movies, and this is surely something not to be missed. Beyonce, Andre 3000, Florence Welsch, Lana Del Rey ... the list goes on and on. Why not host your very own 20's soiree? Out now.
London's Bloomsbury Ballroom is hosting its very own Prohibition Party on Saturday 1st June.
Tickets are modestly priced at £20 which covers live music, dancers, casino tables and a silent cinema. Quite the party, darling, and not complete without your very own flapper dress and Charleston the night away
London's Park Lane Hotel has some of the most exquisite 1920s decor and atmosphere. They have adapted their cocktail menu to include authentic cocktails including Manhattans, Daisy Frenchs and more so kick back and enjoy the atmosphere.
Check it out here:www.sheratonparklane.com
Go on indulge in the past.
Absolute Vintage is situated in fashionable East London with handpicked items from 1920's to 1980's (If you are a shoe fanatic, this is the place for you. Vintage heaven!). Go early to avoid disappointment and the crowds and be prepared to rummage. Things can get pretty rough.