British people are obsessed with the word "posh". Read about my experience as a foreigner with a strikingly posh accent in the UK.
The King's Cross Development has completely changed the look of the area. Shiny new buildings are now side-to-side with red-brick warehouses. Another case of merciless gentrification? Or is it possible to find bits of the authentic, rough, bohemian King's Cross of the 1980s and 1990s?
The Museum of London has launched a crowdfunding campaign to refashion the Pleasure Gardens, the popular period clothes display. With the hashtag #RedressPleasure, the London museum is asking for donations in order to rotate the 18th and 19th century fashion collection due to the fragility of the fabrics. The crowdfunding campaign is aiming to raise… Continue reading The Museum of London wants to re-dress the fashion display #RedressPleasure