Summer has rolled around once again, and soon it will time for the children to pack away their schoolbags. But with all the well deserved down time comes one small problem- how do we keep them busy? Most parents will be familiar with the usual options- Madame Tussaud’s, the London Eye, Harrods etc- and they can […]
Posted: July 16, 2015 10:29am

“Give the lady what she wants.” Harry Gordon Selfridge With the glorious weather that we are currently enjoying, all thoughts turn to al fresco dining. This year we have seen a number of great pop ups and Vintage Salt is no exception. The roof terrace of Selfridges has been converted to a Cornish sea-side themed bar and […]
Posted: June 28, 2015 10:02am

The weather we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived,well more or less and there’s no better way to catch up on our Vitamin D intake than with a glorious swim out in the sunshine. While we are all familiar with the various lidos and indoor pools around London, Catwalk Schoolgates decided to find something […]
Posted: June 21, 2015 9:48am

The Savoy has special significance for me- my now husband and I had our first date at the American Bar almost two decades ago. Romance flourished over martinis and the rest, as they say, is history. When we were looking for somewhere special to take my mother in law for her birthday, we decided to […]
Posted: June 14, 2015 8:53am

As a Londoner who actually grew up here I am often asked lots of local questions, but one area I really know nothing about is the City- having neither worked or lived there.  Luckily for me my mother decided during half term to book a tour for the three generations with the lovely Emma Krais. www.emmakraistours.co.uk […]
Posted: May 30, 2015 10:21am

With sunshine slowly stretching its way into our lives, Catwalkschoolgates has been itching for a glass of something special. Thanks to the fabulous ladies at The House Wine, we think we’ve found just the thing. Sarah Rogers and Gwen McCann of The House Wine have one mission– “to expand your wine horizons by carefully sourcing a changing selection of […]
Posted: May 25, 2015 10:41am

I love discovering new brands and it is the part of my job I love most. When I came across Natalie and Alanna,  I just had to share this brand with you. When people tell me, “There are so many options out there, I just don’t know what to buy!” I always say get one ‘piece’ per […]
Posted: May 22, 2015 9:11am

I was lucky enough to meet the founders of Richards Radcliffe and see the collection up close. The leathers are butter soft and the colours so vibrant- these are two school run mums who know how to design for women with busy lives. I was worried about wearing leather in the spring, but the pieces are so […]
Posted: May 19, 2015 6:14am

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