A very busy first half of 2015
6th February 2015
Started with a lavish party at the Browns Hotel in Mayfair. The Mayfair Times publisher Ms Selma Day hand picked a group of Chinese women who are contributing their expertise in the fields of commerce, culture, music, education and fashion. I was one of them. The article was expertly written by Sarah Inazi, a publisher for Totally UK, a magazine targeting high networth Chinese with luxury British brands.
9th February 2015
I was invited to a Black Tie dinner at the Dorchester to celebrate the Chinese New Year. VIP guests were the Rt Hon Lord Heseltine and the Rt Hon Lord Geoffery Howe CHQC and their spouses..
12th February 2015
The Valentines Black Tie dinner at the Commonwealth League HQ in Park Place. Organised by Dr Varsi Daniels and Duchess Oalayo. Great evening of food and surperb music performance.
24th February 2015
1st March 2015
Hosted my own champagne reception luncheon at the Bright Courtyard restaurant owned by a Shanghai group.
11th March 2015
23rd March 2015
11th April 2015.
Emily Chool's birthday. Celebrated with her, her boyfriend Steve, Rebecca Choo (Jimmy Choo's wife) and my husband at the famous Waddesdon Manor. Spent a great part of the day there and had lunch at their gourmet restaurant.
26th April 2015.
Dennis Loh's wedding to Rachael. Dinner at the Imperial China restaurant with his parents and friends flying in from Sydney and Malaysia .
29th April 2015
Networking party at the BAFTA HQ in Picadilly by the Monaco Club. Short talks on film investing with food and fine wine to follow.
1st May 2015
St Martins in the Field concert 1 p.m.
5th May 2015
La Fille Mal Gardee, Royal Opera House. Live cinema relay.
8th May 2015
12th May 2015
Black Tie dinner at the House of Lords. Hostess was Grace Bian of Global Business Association. She wore a £7 million pound necklace from Bulgari and
was later invited to breakfast the following morning at Bulgari. Remember breakfast at Tiffany? It is now Breakfast at Bulgari.
22nd May 2015
Dinner at Bright Courtyard, Baker Street by Icebreaker 48 club. Donated two jade pendants for their raffle prizes.
28th May 2015.
Went for a short Princess Cruise to Scandinavia.Visted the famous venue where noble prizes are awarded to winners. Food and entertainment on board was good. But still prefer the Celebrity cruise liners which are smaller and more intimate. Now I must try the Viking River Cruise and of course The Regent!
3 June 2015.
Came back to attend an event by a Vietnamese charity in Kensington Crown Plaza. A Ms Sally Yip raise £2000 for the evening.
12th June 2015.
Dinner with the Hershams at their lovely Chelsea Home. Gary Hersham is proprietor of Beauchamp Estates, Park Lane. Met their lovely family and friends.
14th June 2015.
Mrs Jimmy Choo's birthday dinner at Sikumen restaurant. Lovely food from this restaurant. whose owner is from Penang, Malaysia too. That is why
Jimmy Choo decided to choose it to host the big dinner party for his wife. There were over 30 guests.
18th June 2015
Attended the Olympia International Art and Antique fair 2015
24th June 2015
Special Olympics G.B. hosted a Black Tie Downton Abbey dinner at the Landmark Hotel. My jade pendant necklace rasied £320 for their charity auction.
Mrs Rosie Stancer, the grand niece of the late Queen Mother, approached me for the auction prize. As she herself has bought a jade pendant from me personally. She gave such a glowing report of my pendants and said they were truly a work of art.
28th June 2015
Dragon Boat race of which my husband, Ian, was one of their official photographer. 44 teams from 44 companies took part. What a turn out.
1st Jul 2015.
6th July 2015
Mansion House dinner. Invitation by Lai Mei Sim. Pity I was already double booked.
7th July 2015
Harpers Bazaar Serpentine Gallery party.
22nd July 2015
East West concert at Fishmonger's Hall in the city by Mulan Foundation
31st July 2015
Jewellery show in conjunction with the Bahamas High Commission in Mayfair. Fund raising for "The Ranfully Children's Home in Nassar, Bahamas. Donated an