Your pocketsize handbook to London: a mixture of mini-mag and personal shoppers’ diary.

Recommendations are jotted down by the locals in-the-know themselves, including boutiques, restaurants, bars, cafés, clubs, theatres, spas and much more.



On the cover: Nicki Bell & Ben Langlands
Photography: Sarah Shatz
Ben: shirt Jasper Conran, jeans Levi’s; Nikki: suit Daks, t-shirt Uni-Qlo.


Peter Siddell md/buyer - The Library
Jasper Conran - fashion designer
Eliza Poklewski Koziell - owner, Felt
Bobby Hillson - illustrator
Philip Treacy - hat designer
Jaqueline Rabun - jewellery designer
Aaron Budnik - owner Redsnapper Books
Deborah Milner - fashion designer
Sarah Sarhandi - performer, composer, violaist
Kira Joliffe - journalist
Paul Hedge - gallerist
Simon Lee - gallerist
Duggie Fields - artist
Nicki Bell & Ben Langands - artists
Dadadandy - artists
Human Rights Watch Steering Committee
Matt Bishop - freelance chef
Arnold & Henderson - cateres

Photography: Andrew Lamb, Sarah Shatz, Joe McGorty, Tomek Sierek, Robert Mason, Atlanta Rascher, Philip Sinden, Francesco Licata

Editorial Team: Alex Butt, Philippe Blondez, Melanie Hausberger, Stephanie Hausberger, Sarah Shatz, Mariam Faroughy-Quajar, Tomek Sierek, Zoe Maxwell, Tina Steiger, Marko Matysik, Tot Taylor

Creative Director: Uscha Pohl, Photo Editor: Tomek Sierek, Graphics: Maria Fernanda Zimber, Digital Consultant: Damian Swarbrick

Production: Pre-press Isis, London. Offset IMP-Blanchard, Le Plessis-Robinson, France, Film Partner Fuji

Special thanks: Emily & Kim (Cartouche) for their support and Gary at Isis for continuing the collaboration.

All VERY Publications are edited and published by founder/owner Uscha Pohl and emerged from her New York / London art enterprise UP & CO.


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Nicki Bell & Ben Langlands, photographed
by Sarah Shatz

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