Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
This month sees the Pick Me Up: Graphic Arts Festival come to Somerset House. From April 18, you will be able to stock up on the best and most affordable graphic art in the country, right here at home.
Alongside the studios selling their wares, there will be a roster of evening talks and workshops taking place in Somerset House’s Embankment Galleries for adults and children alike. We’re most excited about visiting comedy cartoonists Modern Toss’s Portrait Booth. On the last day of the festival, the booth will be designing passport-standard portraits in under a minute — which is surely better than any portrait one is normally offered when walking through Leicester Square? We’ll have to wait and see, to be sure. (Somerset House)
When: April 18 to 28, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Embankment Galleries, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 1LA
How much: From £8
This modern couple wanted a unique wedding venue that would lend itself to a summer wedding, so they chose the Brooklyn Navy Yard for their nuptials. It offered stunning views of NYC and was a beautiful blank canvas for them to personalize. The bride said her favorite part of the day was getting a private moment with the read
Before you throw in the towel on summer, remember that after July comes August. While it might be easy to forget the month amid all that fall work prep, a whole month of beaching, BBQing, and bonfire-ing still exists before Labor Day rings in the unofficial start of autumn. So, we're making sure we optimize the heck out of read