It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

Posted In: Life | Life in Norfolk

Christmas is without doubt one of my favourite times of the year. Everything just seems so magical. All the lights, the music, the bubbles, the sparkles… What’s not to love?

I was in London with a friend a couple of weeks ago and we tried to do as many Christmassy things as possible. We had afternoon tea at Le Chalet, which is this super cool pop up rooftop restaurant in Selfridges on Oxford Street. The scones were the best ones I’ve ever had! I’m really tempted to go back next weekend. Nom! We also had a wander around Liberty’s Christmas department. It’s basically an entire floor of gorgeous decorations and fantastic gift ideas. You absolutely must go at some point before Christmas. We also went to the Southbank centre to check out the Christmas market. Oh and we had drinks at Duck & Waffle with the most amazing view over London. My kind of weekend! 

I’m back in London next week and I’d love to do some more Christmassy things. So if you have any suggestions, please do share! 
  • Andrea
    6th December 2014

    I'm such a Christmas fan too. I love all those sparkly lights and I could listen to Christmas songs all day. 😉
    xo Andrea
    Wonderful and Marvelous

  • sha pete
    7th December 2014

    ahhh the lightsss <3 gorgeous photos Valerie, I love this post! p.s I want all those ornaments..so so pretty x

  • miho
    8th December 2014

    i love this so much!! i want to go to Le Chalet too, it sounds like a nice little festive spot. I went to liberty's too and loved the decor 🙂 x

  • aprileveryday
    8th December 2014

    I'm dying over all of those baubles right now! We just put our tree up today, and I'm going crazy for any kind of christmas decorations haha! Your trip to london looks amazing – especially the view from the Duck and Waffle!
    Have a great week!
    xo April Everyday

  • purecomplex.com
    9th December 2014

    I love Christmas as well. It's always fun to see all the lights and the decorations everywhere here in NYC. This is such a beautiful post. I love it.

  • Yelle
    11th December 2014

    ah my cousin is in london right now and it makes me wish i could visit her hearing about all these festive things! xo

  • Jackie
    11th December 2014

    LOVE seeing what Christmas looks like in other countries!! These photos are lovely.

    Also, you look absolutely stunning in that photo. Glad to see you're enjoying the holidays!

    XOX,
    Jackie

  • Debbie
    11th December 2014

    Christmas is so cool in London! enjoy the holidays and eat a lot of sweets!! xx

    http://debsbug.blogspot.com

  • Laura
    15th December 2014

    It's so nice soaking up the Christmas atmosphere! I didn't get to sample the scones at Le Chalet, as I had breakfast instead. They look so yummy though!

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