A period mansion and full staff aren’t prerequisites to hosting a right proper-grown-up dinner party. We've been chitchatting with Natasha Johnston — the interior designer at the new OKA store in Edgbaston — to get advice on how to expertly style three very different types of dinner party. Invites to follow.
Clearly this isn't an inaugural itinerary but, having checked in with our first foreign love a fortnight ago, this is where you want to go on your next trip. Because with Barca, there's always a next trip.
Meetings come and meetings go but it's hot drinks that punctuate our days. And though the right drop has a lot to do with mood and taste, if you're trying to make nice with a caffeine habit — or you like tea as much as we do — we've got a thorough refresh of your hours by the mug.