KIT YOURSELF OUT: Defected Pop-Up, Shoreditch
London house music institution Defected is hosting a pop-up store at its new HQ until Saturday 31st July. Browse the D-Store’s extensive range of clothing, merchandise and vinyl, while a resident DJ sets the vibe. As well as t-shirts, tracksuits and accessories, there’s a new kids’ range, complete with babygrows and t-shirts for junior house heads. Look out for the special collection of posters curated by Defected founder Simon Dunmore – a cool addition to any home.
23 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, EC2A 3LT
BOOK A TABLE HERE: BIBO Shoreditch
One of the most anticipated hotel launches of the year, Mondrian Shoreditch London opens its doors on Monday 2nd August. The hotel is home to BIBO Shoreditch, an open-kitchen tapas bar and restaurant, headed up by Michelin star-winning chef Dani García. Choose from pulled oxtail brioche with mushrooms and rocket; a Russian salad made with quail eggs, potato, tuna belly and garlic chips; and crunchy ham croquettes with tomato powder. Book a table in the courtyard for al fresco dining, and settle in with a jug of sangria or bottle of Spanish beer.
45 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, EC2A 3PT