[Andrew Neil and Pippa Middleton]
Recently influencers from the world of politics, fashion, the arts and even royalty, including; Pippa Middleton, Kim Cattrall, Princess Michael of Kent, Nicky Haslam, Mick Hucknall and Rachel Johnson, gathered together for cocktails and canapés, in celebration of the third birthday of Spectator Life – The Spectator’s quarterly luxury magazine, celebrating the finer things in life.
[Mick Hucknall & Olivia Cole]
The evening was co-hosted by The Spectator Chairman, Andrew Neil and Spectator Life Editor, Olivia Cole to celebrate the three years of Spectator Life with friends, readers and contributors to the magazine, and launch its latest issue in the luxurious setting of London’s Belgraves, a Thompson Hotel, around the corner from Jermyn Street.
[Princess Michael of Kent ]
Guests were greeted with Bellinis and served a selection of delicious canapés, created by Sophie Michell for Belgraves’ Pont St restaurant. From a beetroot crisp with smoked salmon and a Malay fish curry, to mini absinthe choux buns.
[Fraser Nelson, Rachel Johnson & Nicholas Coleridge ]
London start-up Crumbs and Doilies provided “covers on cupcakes” to celebrate the third birthday of the magazine and included recent cover stars Theresa May, Bill Nighy, Zac Goldsmith and Diane Kruger – their respective covers were eaten and taken home by guests.