Archive of ‘Manchester’ category

VIKING ARTY PARTY in MANCHESTER

VIKING ARTY PARTY in MANCHESTER The Viking Arty Party in Manchester had been a date in my diary for some time as something to look forward to; a chance to meet other Manchester bloggers whilst crafting in one of Manchester’s newest boutique hotels, the King Street Townhouse. Organised months in advance, my invite to the Viking […] Read more…

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JANE EYRE AT THE LOWRY, SALFORD

Jane Eyre at The Lowry, Salford Oppression, injustice and the fight for independence, themes you’d expect to find in any modern day drama but it’s Brontë’s Jane Eyre we’re referring to, a book that was written almost 170 years ago. Now re-imagined and brought to life by the National Theatre, Jane Eyre at The Lowry, Salford, […] Read more…

The Wind in the Willows :: The Lowry, Salford

The Wind in the Willows at The Lowry, Salford Poop Poop! Who remembers Kenneth Grahame’s classic tale, The Wind in the Willows, from their childhood days? I’ve no doubt many primary teachers tried to introduce me to this classic text, but somehow, it passed me by. Arriving to see The Wind in the Willows at […] Read more…

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RUSH HAIR BLOGGER EVENT AT DEANSGATE, MANCHESTER

Rush Hair Manchester Blogger Event It seems that last Thursday was the night to be seen in Manchester as a whole host of events were taking place in the city centre: fashion bloggers, lifestyle bloggers, fitness bloggers, beauty bloggers, no matter your field, there was a Manchester blogger event for you. I could tell you […] Read more…

TICKET GIVEAWAY :: THE HANDMADE CHRISTMAS FAIR (CLOSED)

There’s no escaping it, no matter how hard you try. The countdown to Christmas has begun. Whether it’s red cups or Christmas cups, Elton John serenading you as you shop: Christmas is coming for you! So why not start your Christmas festivities early with the chance to visit Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Christmas Fair in Manchester, for free!  […] Read more…

AFTERNOON TEA :: OPUS ONE, RADISSON BLU

AFTERNOON TEA :: OPUS ONE, RADISSON BLU

AFTERNOON TEA :: OPUS ONE, RADISSON BLU It’s National Afternoon Tea Week! Yes, a full week dedicated to scrumptious bite-size treats and delicious teas. A British tradition so good, they needed more than a day to celebrate it. With this in mind, I thought I’d share with you my experience of Afternoon Tea at Opus […] Read more…

INFAMOUS DINER, MANCHESTER :: LAUNCH PARTY

INFAMOUS DINER, MANCHESTER :: LAUNCH PARTY Last Thursday, the movers and shakers of Manchester’s press gathered for the launch party of InFamous Diner; the new all-American diner in the Northern Quarter. With cheerleaders welcoming guests, an Elvis impersonator to make the girls scream (a huh-huh!) and a performance from girl band, The Northernettes, guests were […] Read more…

BLOGGER’S GUIDE TO MANCHESTER :: THE CORONATION STREET TOUR

When you think of Manchester, it’s possible you might think of its musical heritage, the alternative Northern Quarter or perhaps, its iconic architecture. Without doubt, any trip to Manchester wouldn’t be complete without visiting the cobbled streets of Coronation Street. As a local and long-time fan of Corrie, Manchester’s Millennium and Copthorne Hotel asked me to visit the […] Read more…

WHAT HE WORE :: JOHN

Happy Valentine’s Day! Meet John. Fiancé, better half and all-round good egg. You may know that John is chief photographer here at Polkadot Pink. Come rain or shine, it’s John who meticulously captures each and every one of my outfit shots, patiently but with gritted teeth; neither of us understanding the other’s point of view. Thankfully, over time, capturing […] Read more…

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