Need a hot tip on the best thing to see or do? Fancy a good read, meal or conversation starter? Check out what the Ladyland team is making, reading, cooking, coveting and pondering. Enjoy!

Celia is sizzling in the city heat; she wants to make her way here to cool off but thinks everyone probably has the same idea.

Margherita is shouting: “Hooray!” for this new provocative shop. Hats off to Elana Schlenker‘s clever and witty “equality idea“.

Emma thinks this might be the best headline ever written.

First Bella read this, then this, on the state of London’s escalating exodus of the middle classes. Yikes.

Clementine has found some well needed tips for her next book club meeting!

Selina has had a serious case of mother’s guilt since going back to full-time work; this alleviated the guilt for about five minutes.

Photography: Ooze architects