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Broadway Market– Dalston, London

One of my most favorite places in London– actually in the entire world– is Dalston, and in particular Dalston’s Broadway Market. Every Saturday tons of local farmers, jewelry designers, Caribbean to Indian chefs, cupcake bakers, florists etc. come together and offer up some of the most wonderful (and delicious) stuff ever. It makes for an...

Vajazzling WTF

Hi all, Stephanie here, long time no talk. So maybe I just missed the boat on this being in the UK and all, but have you guys heard about this crazy shit called “vajazzling”? I first came across it when friend sent me a link to Jennifer Love Hewitt making an appearance on the show...

Vivian Girls @ Jericho Tavern, Oxford

“When I’m Gone” – Vivian Girls So many of you will have already heard of the ever-popular, ├╝ber-hyped, Brooklyn-based Vivian Girls, who have begun their tour of the UK promoting their sophomore album Everything Goes Wrong (In the Red, 2009). Friday night I had the pleasure of seeing them perform in the small, but moderately-famous...

U.K. O.K.

Hello people of ITYS. My name is Stephanie Malik and I’ll now be contributing to this lovely blog with happenings in the UK . I’m currently based in Oxford– where I am trying to figure out this philosophy/life stuff–and so most things I write about will likely take place here and in London. I’m actually...