Lockdown Is Nearly Over But In The Meantime, Here Are The Best Things To Buy, See And Do This Weekend

From brilliant books to pampering products and sunshine-friendly buys, here's some distracting things to get through another lockdown weekend.


by Sophie Henderson |

It’s safe to say that, given the tumultuous year we’ve all had, finding joy in small moments have become a high priority on all of our lists. With every day morphing into another, homes turning into offices and hobbies put on hold, Grazia’s fashion editors have put together our list of what’s keeping us going to hopefully inspire you.

There are the best new pieces to buy, exhibitions to ogle online, books in which to lose yourself and Instagram accounts to spark some new ideas. Count this as your little black book to get you through the week and try something new.

Here's what Kenya Hunt, fashion director, is loving this week:


SHOP: The Best Things To Buy, See And Do In Lockdown This Weekend

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As we inch closer to a life outdoors again. I've fallen back in love with denim. Raey is one of my favourite go-to brands.

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As part of my spring skincare reboot, I'm guzzling a lot more water, by the jug.

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Have decided sunglasses will be the focal point of my picnic wear this re-entry season. I love the retro shape of this pair by Fendi.

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I like to keep a vase of fresh flowers around at all times, to lift my days working from home. Sage Flowers, based in my corner of Southeast London and now offering national delivery, is a new favourite.

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The smocking on this joyful Loretta Caponi blouse screams spring.

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Confession: I'm constantly scrutinising my temperamental T-Zone on Zoom and Teams. 4.5.6 Skincare, formulated specially for melanin-rich skin, has helped me troubleshoot it.

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The ballet slipper is my new lockdown hero. It doesn't get better than Chanel's.

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It will be hard for anyone to make it through spring without one of these.

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Joan Didion's prescient writing takes on a new resonance in these near-dystopian times.

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It's been quite a while since I've last seen my hairdresser, so Redken's acidic concentrate is helping to keep my hair happy in the meantime.

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