Ideas

Forging human connection means swapping ideas, experiences, and stories. Here are some of ours.

How will Kindred serve their community post-pandemic

How can we best serve our community, post-pandemic?

Perhaps for the first time during this pandemic, many of us are starting to feel a sense…

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How to choose a bottle of wine

Kindred’s guide to choosing good table wine

This year during ‘Dry January’, Waitrose reported that weekly wine sales had increased by a third. Perhaps…

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Can your supermarket shop help climate change

Can your supermarket shop help fight climate change?

We’ve all heard of Veganuary, but have you ever heard of Regenuary — eating only foods produced…

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Kindred's online dating event

Introducing the online dating event that West London deserves

Brand Consultant and Kindred’s own PR & Partnerships guru, Eleanor, knows a thing or two about communication…

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Kindred London Kate Jackson Photography

Founder’s letter: making remote working work for us

The office has looked a little different over the past 12 months. Spaces with the best light…

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Inside the simple joys of living slow and in moderation

In 2016, Time magazine published an article asking: “Is it bad to be inside all day?”. While…

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The Kindred reading list

Kindred’s reading list: books by Londoners

From online yoga classes to the politics of sourdough starter efficacy, Londoners have become more creative with…

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Best Wintry West London Walks

Best wintry West London walks, according to locals

It’s winter in London, and while we don’t have the picturesque snowfall that our Northern friends enjoy,…

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Kindred’s Christmas Gift Guide 2020

Christmas time can be a stressful even in the most standard of years, and with so much…

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Design tips for home working spaces

By April of this year, 46.6% of workers in the UK were working from home. Of these…

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WFH isn’t working for everybody. Here’s how employers can help

Working from home is a staple of our ‘new normal’ lives, but what this actually looks like…

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Mental Health Day at Kindred

The World Health Organisation recognises World Mental Health Day on the 10th of October every year. This…

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We asked a mixologist how to make a perfect gin cocktail

Once the vice of choice for 16th century Londoners, gin is back to reclaim its mantle as…

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Spotlight on: Polish pierogi in West London

Pierogi are to Polish people what a Sunday roast is to Brits: a staple dish so dear…

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Members’ clubs should welcome people in, not keep them out

When I started Kindred, I wanted to create a space that made people feel welcome. I was…

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Eat Out to Help Out in Hammersmith: how to claim your discount

In an effort to give the hospitality industry a much-needed boost, the UK government has created the…

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West London locals: Meet artist and luxury textile designer Emily Carter

Emily Carter is a storyteller. From the intricate details in her luxury textiles to the meticulously-rendered animals…

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Kindred Conversations #6 | Love It Or Leave It

Kindred Conversations: Interviews with founders and business leaders who are led by social purpose as well as…

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Introducing London Fusion: Kindred’s signature menu

Having access to a tapestry of food cultures and cuisines is part-and-parcel of life in London. But…

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Kindred Conversations #5 | MOSS

Kindred Conversations are a series of interviews with founders and business leaders who are led by social…

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Kindred Conversations #4 | Omami

Kindred Conversations: Interviews with founders and business leaders who are led by social purpose as well as…

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How are we reopening?

The question a lot of people in the community have been asking is, “When do you think…

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Kindred Conversations #3 | Gung Ho

“I spoke to the Founder of Gung Ho, Sophie Dunster, a London-based fashion label which highlights current…

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Kindred Conversations #2 | Live Frankly

“Hi, I’m Anna Anderson the Co-Founder of Kindred and I will be interviewing other business leaders and…

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Pensive woman at work

Yes, emotional resilience can be taught. Here’s how

My final year school exams were a blur of stress, nerves, and fear. I felt the weight…

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Community at Kindred

Why feeling we belong motivates us more at work than money

What matters most to us when deciding that we like our job? We spend most of our…

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Coworking at Kindred

Are there any benefits to multitasking? We asked a business coach

In late 2018, I attended a workshop on productivity that completely changed the way I work. The…

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A Vision for the Future of Co-Working

The future of work was already changing before we were hit by a pandemic. Now, it’s looking…

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What Happens When You Pivot Your Hospitality Business Online?

I have a dark day every now and then. A dark day for me is feeling anxious, fearful,…

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The courtyard at Kindred

How a sense of community makes us think more positively

Humans are obsessed with happiness. So much so that we have structured our entire society around the…

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Members Spotlight | #6 Dora Roberts

What would Jesus say? A big question, no doubt, and one pondered by Kindred member Dora Roberts…

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How to be productive when things are going wrong

A celebrity has just endorsed your direct competitor and you’re nervously refreshing your sales data, praying that…

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Why breathing is the most effective positive thinking technique

When you’re in the midst of a stressful or anxious episode, being told to “just breathe” can…

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The Hidden Human Cost of Lockdown

The Hidden Human Cost of Lockdown I had butterflies in my stomach two weeks ago as I…

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Virtual communities and support networks you can join right now

In a time like this, it’s crucial that we connect with each other. Social distancing doesn’t need…

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Kindred Spaces

When refitting Bradmore house to accommodate the needs of Kindred the focus was, and always will be,…

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Members Spotlight #5 | Ronnie Rich

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s largest mountain with a summit standing nearly 20,000 feet above sea level, is…

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