Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
London is the best city on the planet (in our thoroughly unbiased opinions), but the life-in-the-fast-lane approach we take to living around here can tire out the senses.
That’s why we’ve selected the best places for a little R&R to help you take a deep breath and unwind just a little bit. So, kick back and get to know the lunchtime recitals that will soothe jangled nerves, the gallery spaces that will lift the spirits, and the movies that could do all that and then some — all for free. What bliss.
Singer Mary Lambert is taking over the world. In addition to her poetry, musical collabs, a recently released debut LP (Heart On My Sleeve), blogs, videos, and plans to one day conquer Broadway, the 25-year-old Massachusetts resident is still planning more. Which is a feat, considering she's already done so much. A GLAAD read
The wedding dress may be the first thing people notice as you're coming down the aisle, but no bridal look is complete without a few thoughtful
accessories. It's those seemingly small touches — like your "something old" or "something blue" — that can turn a gown into a moment. A delicate lace veil is a prime read