Carnaby is bringing you all the love with exclusive collections and the best DIY kits to enjoy the perfect Valentine's or even Galentine's at home.
Start your day with the ultimate Valentine’s breakfast
Order the bacon or vegan naan roll kit from Dishoom via their website. These next level at home kits have unsurprisingly developed a cult following as big as the restaurant, and are the perfect way to start the day. Make sure to order some freshly ground beans from one of Carnaby’s many independent coffee shops to compliment breakfast. For the ultimate caffeine fix head to Grind, EL&N, Department of Coffee and Social Affairs.
Those that bake together stay together
For a mid-morning sweet treat, try the Red Velvet Cupcake Baking Kit from Crumbs and Doilies website. The kit comes with 12 cupcakes, and can be made vegan, dairy free or regular depending on dietary preference. If savoury is more your thing then try the Ugly Dumpling menu, check out their Instagram page to order.
Dress to impress
While getting dressed up with nowhere to go continues to be the biggest fashion trend for 2021, Annie’s Ibiza is the perfect stop. Their range of knockout one-of-a-kind garments from some of the world's hottest designers including Rixo, House of Sunny, and Charlotte Simmone are sure to impress while the ‘Talita London Heart Wave Studs’ add a striking statement to any zoom call outfit, shop them here.
For the perfect ‘buy me, share me’ present, try the fashion editors’ favourite brand Wax London, with their classic Whiting Overshirt being perfect for both him and her.
Happy Socks has an abundance of socks in eye catching designs for men, women and children, as well as a variety of Valentine print multi-pack gift boxes available online. Rock out in the ‘Stones Red’ collection from RS No.9 Carnaby, from cosy jumpers, band tees and even 100% silk face masks in the iconic red pantone colour here.
Add the finishing touch with great skincare and accessories
Treat your skin with the Pixi Glow Tonic exfoliating and brightening toner, available here or try out their new remedy masks perfect to prep your skin before a big night in. Enhance your natural glow by using Skin Laundry’s AHA and glycolic acid enriched brightening serum. MÜHLE has the perfect range of men’s skincare products to keep grooming regimes sharp and are also offering all shoppers a free set of Waffle Pique towels when spending £60 or more. Shop their collections here.
Create bespoke jewellery at The Great Frog, choose from their heart banner ring or the flaming heart pendant. Independent jewellery brand Mor London has distinct handmade pieces made from organic and natural materials, the plateau ring is a standout piece.
Dinner options from Carnaby
LEON’s vegan LOVe burger mouth watering at-home kit is one not to miss. Including vegan Carolina mustard mayo, LEON’s burger sauce, tomatoes, pickles and a slice of smoked gouda-style vegan cheese. There’s even a handy step-by-step guide to ensure your burger tastes as good as if you had ordered it at the restaurant - discover the kit here.
Recreate a Neapolitan feast in your own kitchen by ordering a Pizza Pilgrims Valentine's Spritz Kit Package from their website. The kit includes enough ingredients for two pizzas (you choose your type), a Nutella ring kit and a snazzy Aperol Spritz kit for two!
Get ready for an explosion of flavours, spices and colours with Kolamba’s limited edition 3 course #LoveOneAnother feasting box. The Box serves two and includes Banana Blossom Pattis, Chicken String Hopper Biriyani, Pineapple curry, Cashew curry, Cucumber & Yoghurt Raita and Malay pickle. For dessert you can enjoy a Chocolate Biscuit Pudding and finish off with Le Monde Pinot Rose Spumante. The #LoveOneAnother box can be ordered online here for all deliveries on 12 February.
Don't forget the drinks
For the perfect accompaniment to your meal, choose from a fantastic range of wines from Newburgh Quarter wine bar Antidote. Their online shop houses an impressive selection of natural, biodynamic and organic wines from independent growers and producers from across Europe’s vast landscape of wine countries. Take a romantic trip to Burgundy or even to a lesser known region in Austria and Switzerland through a glass of wine. Antidote is offering free delivery on orders over £120 and delivers nationwide, shop their wine here.
If cocktails are more your thing then Cahoots are serving up the Love Letters in Paris Cocktail Kit for two. Enjoy an evening of cocktail making and try your hand at The Metropolitan or the La Petite Mort. With all the ingredients included all you will need is something to shake your cocktail in and ice! Order here.
Bodega Rita’s have also created two fiery spin off’s of their in-house classic cocktails to help spice things up, with the House Rita mix available as a single or double order. Choose from either the Margarita Lover or the House ‘Rita: Valentine’s edition. Each gift is uniquely wrapped with a scratch card to reveal the name of the sender. Their cocktails are available nationwide but be sure to order online by Tuesday 10th February to ensure delivery on time.