This is a sponsored article on behalf of the Royal Horticultural Society. What could be more idyllic than a day spent exploring beautiful gardens in the grounds of an actual palace? Well, maybe one where you’re also wearing a handmade flower crown. And drinking a glass of prosecco. And listening to the stylings of a…

Laura Reynolds 14 Hills: The Chic Restaurant Opening At The City’s New Roof Garden Details of the new restaurant due to open on the 14th floor of 120 Fenchurch Street have been revealed. 14 Hills is a plant-themed all-day restaurant open from breakfast through until dinner, with a modern British menu, including Saturday brunches, Sunday…

After popping up in Brick Lane last year with ex-Noma and ex-Greenhouse chef Leonardo Pereira, husband and wife team Mohammad Paknejad and Marwa Alkhalaf are now finally ready to open Nutshell properly. Now ex-Palomar chef Jeremy Borrow is heading up the kitchen, where he’ll serve modern Iranian food. The menu will take inspiration from all…

Royal children George, Charlotte and Louis have been playing in a garden designed by their mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, for the Chelsea Flower Show. The garden – entitled ‘Back to Nature’ – will be unveiled at the event in London on Tuesday. The space includes a tree house, waterfall, rustic den and a campfire…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCharlotte tries out the swing in the garden her mother designed The Duchess of Cambridge has unveiled her garden at the Chelsea Flower Show. She visited the woodland wilderness garden with schoolchildren a day after Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis also enjoyed it. The royal…

Image copyright @kensingtonroyal Image caption The Duchess of Cambridge has created a multi-sensory garden for flower show The Duchess of Cambridge has revealed a “sneak peek” at the garden she has designed for the Chelsea Flower Show. Catherine is pictured in her Back To Nature Garden in a series of images posted on photo-sharing site…

Laura Reynolds 12 Gorgeous Dresses Made From Flowers Have Appeared In Covent Garden It’s Queen Elizabeth I — but not as you’ve seen her before. The erstwhile monarch and other mannequins have been created using more than 10,000 flowers. The National Portrait Gallery produced the botanical incarnation of its famous Ditchley portrait as part of…

Breathe In The Poo-quet! The toilets at chichi Mayfair hangout Sketch are smelling rosier than usual, thanks to a fragrant display of flowers. As part of Mayfair in Bloom, Sketch has decked the halls (and bars, and library, and dining areas) with incandescent blooms and foliage. The most popular display is bound to be in…