Our "home" is a 6,000 square foot office-cum-showroom near
Portobello at the foot of Notting Hill. Most people know about all
the cool market stalls, shops and restaurants in the area as well
as the massive Westfield shopping mall (aka "Westlife").
And with over a million people coming this weekend to "shake
their thang and blow dem doors off", it's the Notting Hill Carnival
that gets all the attention (it'll be business for usual for us by
the way, except for Bank Holiday Monday when our showroom will be
So if you are thinking of coming to see some of our lovely wares
you may like to combine it with a trip to one of our favourite
Park has a quite brilliant FREE water park. A bit like
Citroen but with chavs instead of poodles.
Our office love
Camion at the northern end of Portobello. Not just for
the frozen margaritas (yeah, right!), but for the seriously yummy
Kitchen is chef Stevie Parle's pop-up restaurant on
the Grand Union Canal that never popped back down. Think River Café
food at lower prices.
If Portobello had a
village hall The
Tabernacle would be it. Home to interesting talks,
funky musicians and loads more.
Charlie & The Loafers