Author: Lynn Asghar

Lynn Asghar Oct 4, 2016

The AC’s Fashion Edit Now that fashionistas are looking forward to Fashion week 2017, we are looking back to 2016 and before with an AC fashion show. Our cheery staff members take on many guises; formal yet elegant tunics give way to sassy little black cocktail dresses (only for the girls of course)! They’ve also been dressed as nymphs, soldiers,

Lynn Asghar Sep 15, 2016

January is such an exciting time for the couples who ‘said yes’ over the last couple of weeks, so now’s the time to share details of one of our celebrity weddings from 2016. Each AC couple is special to us; their weddings are often private, and always unique, however, the wedding of Jodie Henson to the Harlequins and England rugby

Lynn Asghar Sep 8, 2016

The Foundling Museum The Foundling Museum Conveniently located at 40 Brunswick Square, London, the beautiful Foundling Museum has both historic and contemporary spaces for private receptions, dinners, weddings, Christmas parties and meetings; clients of the AC and deWintons by The AC regularly enjoy events here. The Foundling Museum tells the story of the Foundling Hospital, the UK’s first children’s home

Lynn Asghar Jul 6, 2016

The Serpentine Gallery The Serpentine Galleries sit serenely inside the beautiful Royal Park of Kensington Gardens in central London. Comprising of two galleries, The Serpentine and The Sackler Gallery are both cultural landmark destinations in London. Both buildings are grade I listed and are available for both morning and evening events. Known for being home to some of London’s most

Lynn Asghar Jun 8, 2016

Let us help you find the perfect wedding venue Our first featured wedding venue is the last remaining building of the historic Palace of Whitehall, The Banqueting House. Designed by Inigo Jones for James I and completed in 1622, it was originally built for royal banquets, balls, plays and masques. The grandeur of the Main Hall creates a glittering backdrop

Lynn Asghar May 29, 2016

Colours are big! Did you know that each year Pantone creates its colours of the year to inspire designers everywhere? This year they are a dusky rose pink and clear sky blue, referred to as Rose Quartz and Serenity. Versatile and elegant, they work well throughout design schemes for crockery, linens, throws, seating, canapé trays and flowers. Make a colour

Lynn Asghar May 29, 2016

Meals to cook on lazy evenings 3 Tired, hungry and tempted to reach for the takeout menu or heat up a sad and sorry ready meal? Here’s what Kevin, one of our chefs, rustles up when his fridge and batteries are running low. A very quick stir fry. ‘I just add whatever I have in my fridge and wash it

Lynn Asghar May 29, 2016

Our very own Ruth Lawton Owen was named one of the UK’s best party planners. Innovative design, fabulous food, impeccable service and outstanding planning have always defined The AC and we are consistently at the fore front of the events industry. We were delighted that Country Life Magazine named one of our Directors Ruth Lawton-Owen amongst the top party planners

Lynn Asghar May 29, 2016

Welcome to our second blog giving ideas of what to cook on lazy evenings. Topically it involves eggs! After having eaten tons of the chocolate variety and following on from our Easter blog about various types of eggs, here’s how I turn a basic ingredient into a luxurious, eggstra ordinary instant meal. Lynn’s fluffy omelette, tested by Anis Asghar and

Lynn Asghar May 29, 2016

It’s that time of year when our thoughts turn to chocolate eggs, but how much do we actually know about the non-confectionery versions? Unlike their chocolaty counterparts, they are highly nutritious, versatile and cheap and come in their own unique packaging. There are so many varieties on the market that we thought a chat about which ones work best for