McQueens Collaborate With The LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair

We’re delighted to announce that we’re partnering with LAPADA, the Association of Art and Antiques Dealers, again this year for their 2018 Art and Antiques Fair taking place in Berkeley Square, Mayfair, 14 – 19 September and we have a pair of tickets to giveaway. This year the theme is Dutch Masters and we will be […]

Love Blossoms: An Elegant Spring Wedding at Claridge’s

Earlier this year McQueens had the pleasure of creating the beautiful blooms for the marriage of Charlotte and Daniel at St. George’s Chapel in Hanover Square. The touching service was followed by an elegant ballroom reception and dinner at that much-loved Mayfair hotel, Claridge’s. It was with pleasure that we caught up with mother of the […]

All Wrapped Up: The McQueens 2017 Claridge’s Christmas Installation

Christmas at Claridge’s is truly a sight to behold and it’s been our pleasure and privilege to transform the magnificent entrance, lobby and public areas throughout our time working with Claridge’s, including the 2012 installation of the iconic Christmas tree in the foyer  designed by our very own founder and MD, Kally Ellis. Over the years, we’ve created […]

McQueens Partners With The LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair

We’re delighted to announce that we’re partnering with the Association of Art and Antiques Dealers, LAPADA for their 2017 Art and Antiques Fair taking place in Berkeley Square, Mayfair, 15 – 20 September. we have a couple of pairs of tickets to giveaway. We have a couple of pairs of tickets to giveaway. For a […]

Spotlight: Fox & Squirrel

Avid readers of McQueens the Blog may recall our feature on a sun-drenched wedding held in the romantic Castello Di Tornano (the Castle of Love) in Tuscany. Little known to some, however, is that our beautiful bride, Penelope Sacrafou, is also the entrepreneurial founder behind Fox & Squirrel, an award-winning guided tour group taking the culturally adventurous […]

Summertime at Claridge’s Hotel

The summer season is in full swing at Claridge’s Hotel in Mayfair this week, with a gorgeous garden flower theme to welcome guests to the landmark hotel. Lilac, white and blue are the order of the day with masses of statuesque delphinium, clouds of hydrangea and an abundance of allium, all beautifully arranged throughout the hotel. The […]

My McQueens Wedding: Freddie & Tony

If we ever we needed a reminder that love is all you need, it was this weekend. And on Saturday 3 June, there was plenty of love in the air as McQueens staff turned out en force to witness the wedding of our very own school administrator, Freddie, to his civil partner, Tony. It was a glorious day of celebration that stretched on into the evening with feasting and fun, music and merriment, and enough love to bring big beaming smiles to all our faces.

My McQueens Wedding: Freddie & Tony

Claridge’s in Bloom

Claridge’s Hotel has undergone a flowery transformation, inspired by the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Guests to the hotel are greeted with an abundance of flower and plants to celebrate the landmark occasion, a British institution that marks the beginning of summer in the capital . The mission statement for the Royal Horticultural Society is to enrich […]

Spotlight: David Morris

Recent visitors to Claridge’s may have found themselves a little distracted by an exquisite selection of David Morris jewellery on display in the entrance hallway of our favourite luxury hotel. Certainly, we could not help but pause en route to the McQueens at Claridge’s boutique and gaze in awe at the London jeweller’s most recent English Garden […]