Where to Celebrate Pancake Day in London

Pancake Day is one of our favourite foodie holidays, a great excuse to over-indulge in huge stacks of buttery pancakes! Here’s where you should head if you’re planning to embrace all that is great about pancakes this Shrove Tuesday. The Great Spitalfields Pancake Race This annual charity race takes place on the cobbled streets of [...]

By | 2018-06-20T14:57:27+00:00 February 10th, 2017|News|

Key Wedding Trends for 2017

You’ve had the perfect proposal now it’s time to start thinking about the big day! Here is some inspiration from this year’s key wedding trends to create your perfect wedding. Greenery – natural theming The Pantone Colour of the Year is Greenery and this will definitely see a focus on all-things-natural in theming. Think of [...]

By | 2018-06-28T12:20:47+00:00 January 27th, 2017|News|

Exhibitions not to miss in London this season

It’s cold outside so what better way to spend a day than in a gallery or museum. Here are our top picks of must-see exhibitions for this winter season. Museum of London: Fire, Fire! [until 17th April 2017] This interactive exhibition marks the 350th anniversary of the infamous Great Fire of 1666. Experience the destruction [...]

By | 2018-06-20T15:21:13+00:00 January 25th, 2017|News|

A History of Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year filled with many traditions that have been adopted throughout history. Have you ever wondered where all these customs, which are so inherent to our Christmas celebrations, come from? Here are some fun festive facts to bring a new meaning to Christmas. Christmas crackers They were the invention [...]

By | 2018-06-20T15:27:12+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Christmas, News|

Create’s Festive Drinks – the perfect winter warmers

Come the festive season, there’s nothing better than a warming glass of a specially spiced beverage with a little added kick. The scent of mulled wine drifting through the air is guaranteed to get everyone in the Christmas spirit. Rich with the flavours of mulling spices and raisins, this traditional tipple is a festive favourite. [...]

By | 2018-06-20T15:32:52+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Christmas, News|

Create’s home-made mince pies

The early mince pie was known by several names, including "mutton pie", "shrid pie" and "Christmas pie". Over the years ingredients have included minced beef, suet, a range of fruits, and spices such as cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg. Mince pies always taste 10 times better when they’re home-made and our recipe is bound to be [...]

By | 2018-06-20T15:36:15+00:00 December 13th, 2016|News|

Plaisterers’ Hall Presents the Create Food Festival

Plaisterers’ Hall hosted a Create-curated food festival on Tuesday 8th November, celebrating the best of London food and drink with 400 specially invited guests. Plaisterers’ Hall, the largest livery hall in the City of London, officially reopened with this launch event following an extensive refurbishment.Guests tried some of the finest food Create has to offer, alongside [...]

By | 2018-06-20T15:43:56+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Case Study, Events, Launches, News|

An Interview with: Rubies in the Rubble

We were delighted to include Rubies in the Rubble in our recent Create-curated food festival here at Plaisterers’ Hall. Rubies in the Rubble provided a food stall with their delicious relishes, all lovingly handmade from fresh fruit and vegetables that would otherwise have been discarded. Rubies in the Rubble is different because all ingredients used [...]

By | 2018-06-20T15:49:27+00:00 November 10th, 2016|News|

A Haunted History of London – Spooky Spaces to explore

The night of the hallowed souls is nigh and you are in for a treat this Halloween. London is a city with a rich and fascinating past, but we will venture to the darker side of its history. We have compiled a list of some of the most spine-tingling areas in London for those of [...]

By | 2018-06-20T16:04:09+00:00 October 26th, 2016|News|