Guess who’s coming to dinner.
Dinner by Heston Blumenthal
What: Book now to secure a table before summer at the renowned chef’s much-anticipated London eatery.
Why: Powdered duck with potato puree, cod in cider, brown bread ice cream and more.
When: Daily, noon-2:30 p.m. & 6:30-10:30 p.m.
Where: Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, 66 Knightsbridge, SW1X 7LA. Reservations to 020 7201 3833 or online at dinnerbyheston.com.
Please Don’t Wake Up
What: Lebanese painter Alexandre Khawam takes out his frustration with society’s superficiality on large canvases — sometimes painting on the frame and reverse side.
Why: A banker by day, Khawam has plenty of inspiration.
When: Sun.-5 Feb. Daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: The Mall Galleries, The Mall, SW1Y 5BD (020 7930 6844).
Mercy Delta Scarves
What: Wool-blend wraps and stoles in vibrant prints (£140-£210) will perk up your grey winter uniform.
Why: It’s the perfect transitional accessory.
When: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Harvey Nichols, 109-125 Knightsbridge, SW1X 7RJ (020 7201 8632).
My Sugarland Car Boot Sale
What: Shop owner and stylist Zoe Lem sells an eclectic mix of vintage and new clothes (including her own) for women, men and children, as well as styling props and accessories.
Why: Sugar and spice and all things nice.
When: Sun. & Mon., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 402 St. John St., EC1V 4NJ (020 7841 7131).
The School of Life
What: Stick to at least one of your New Year’s resolutions and learn something new at inspiring classes for adults.
Why: Discover how to find a job you love, stay calm, spend time alone, be cool and more.
When: See schedule online at theschooloflife.com.
Where: 70 Marchmont St., WC1N 1AB (020 7833 1010),
Photo: Courtesy of Heston Blumenthal