The countdown to Christmas has begun, so Team ELLE has put together the definitive guide to your weekend (so you can concentrate on the mince pies).
Words by Josie AyreMore
THEATRE: The Royal Ballet: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Christopher Wheeldon’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland this weekend.
This three-act ballet is full of magnificent sets, brilliant costumes and breathtaking choreography which will have you reaching for your tutu when you get home.
roh.org, Royal Opera House, Bow Street, WC2E 9DD
SHOPPING: East London Design Festival
In its 20th year, the East London Design Festival is the ideal place to bypass the mayhem of Oxford Street for some Christmas shopping. With over a hundred stalls selling everything from interiors, ceramics, clothes, jewellery, children’s toys and art there is bound to be something for your picky Auntie.
londondesignfestival.com, Old Truman Bewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 6QL