Those of you concerned over the fate of Kevin the hamster in Bartle
Bogle Hegarty’s latest campaign for Levi Strauss and Co, rest assured -
worse things happen to people than dying of boredom.
If you weren’t invited to the debut screening of the ads - you were
After being picked up at 6pm in Mercedes and handed a bag of mini-fruit
muffins, guests were transported to the depths of a Harley Street car
park. In gloomy blue lighting they then waited until 7.30pm to see the
ads. Any attempt to leave the Mercs and inquire about progress was
pointless - the cars were parked too closely together. The final drinks
reception, albeit at the trendy new Indigo restaurant, came two hours
late by our reckoning.
As an idea, the evening might have looked good on paper ...
Happily Quiet Storm’s first birthday party was a much better organised
affair. While some had trouble with the stringent guest-list policy,
others had a field day mingling with all the glamorous guests. Even the
quashing of the rumours that Robbie Williams and Johnny Vaughan were to
attend didn’t spoil the mood and it was with great reluctance that a lot
of people trooped off to the relaunch of Heaven in Charing Cross where
Williams was finally spotted.
Three parties on Thursday night were probably to blame for many people
seeming a little jaded on Friday at the Glassworks party at the Royal
College of Art in Kensington. At least that’s the only excuse we could
come up with for the amount of party animals we witnessed sneaking off