Mr & Mrs Stitch | Blog

22/04/2020
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Frozen Jameson & Ginger for Sunny Days by PUG UGLYS

PUG UGLYS “You can teach an old dog new tricks. This quirky venue takes the ‘lead’ when it comes to casual Belfast. Live Irish music & atmosphere, beers & food, comedy & craic, Pugs has even played host to comedy legend John Bishop, and some of Northern Irelands best live musicians. Like its name sake this bar is lively, comforting and purposefully unusual.” By Mr Stitch Pugs – Frozen Jameson & Ginger Our third #BRIGHTERDAYS signature drink is provided by the top dog in the heart of Belfast, Pug Uglys.... Read More

07/04/2020
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SHU – PORTAVOGIE PRAWN LINGUINE

SHU – ONE OF THE BEST “One of the best restaurants in the country in our opinion. 20 years young this year, SHU opened its doors in 2000. An elegant townhouse restaurant with much to offer. A main brasserie gives views into the open kitchen, a cocktail bar in the basement hosting dj sets with a very lively atmosphere and private dining on the upper floor. The main attraction however is seriously good food. They don’t have to bang their drum too loudly as their legacy of culinary consistency and... Read More

21/05/2020
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Chelsea Flower Show 2020: The Virtual Show

The world’s most prestigious horticultural event, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show has unfortunately been forced to cancel this year. But the ‘greatest flower show on earth must go on’ but not as we know it! The first ever virtual Chelsea Flower Show is underway this week! Avid fans of the show will be provided with access to the biggest names in gardening, behind-the-scenes videos and online tours at a time when gardening, growing plants and having access to nature has never been so important. This year’s virtual Chelsea Flower Show... Read More

13/05/2020
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COCKTAILS TO YOUR DOOR – by Margot To Go

MARGOT “Subterranean, intimate & effortlessly cool, Margot is one of Belfast’s newest hidden gems. Next to the iconic Belfast City hall and descending down old sandstone steps, you will enter a lively basement bar were some of the cities top bartenders and djs alike mix a night you will crave to do again and again.”Mr Stitch As ambassadors of modern and classic cocktails, Margot, Belfast have launched a very special premium cocktail menu to enjoy at home! So let’s stay in, sip up and let Margot deliver a delicious range of... Read More

06/05/2020
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Mr Stitch – Live Bank Holiday Dj Set & House Party – Friday 8th May, 6pm

YOU ARE INVITED TO MR STITCH’S BANK HOLIDAY HOUSE PARTY! “Tune in, turn it up and have a virtual party with all your friends” As each day goes by and starts to blend with another, a simple date in the diary that we can all look forward to, has never seemed so important. This Friday 8th May 2020, Mr Stitch (Steve Simpson) invites you to join him at home (Virtually). A live 3 hour DJ set from his house for everyone that wants to let their hair down, dress up... Read More

01/05/2020
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ROCK SALT ESPRESSO MARTINI by SHU

SHU RESTAURANT “One of the best restaurants in the country in our opinion. 20 years young this year, SHU opened its doors in 2000. An elegant townhouse restaurant with much to offer. A cocktail bar in the basement serving exquisite drink fusions and hosting dj sets with a very lively atmosphere. A main brasserie provides views into the open kitchen and you can avail of private dining on the upper floor. The main attraction however is the seriously good food and drink. They don’t have to bang their drum too... Read More

02/04/2020
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Margot, ‘Operation Remedy’ Cocktail

MARGOT “Subterranean, intimate & effortlessly cool, Margot is one of Belfast’s newest hidden gems. Next to the iconic Belfast City hall and descending down old sandstone steps, you will enter a lively basement bar were some of the cities top bartenders and djs alike mix a night you will crave to do again and again.”Mr Stitch As ambassadors of modern and classic cocktails, we get our latest #BRIGHTERDAYS recipe from top bartender Dave Mullholland from Margot. OPERATION REMEDY By Dave Mullholland at Margot, Belfast. Ingredients 50ml Toasted Oat Gin 100ml... Read More

31/03/2020
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How To Make The Perfect Irish Coffee at home!

“As you gaze down at the narrow street leading to the iconic Whites Tavern & Oyster Rooms, you smell the earthy aroma of burning peat, the mystical tones of traditional Irish music and a very strong urge to follow your curiosity for what can only be described as good old ‘Belfast Craic’.” By Mr Stitch Our first #BRIGHTERDAYS signature drink is provided by the world famous Whites Tavern & Oyster Rooms. Refurbished in 2019, Whites and The Oyster Rooms is located on Winecellar Entry, which was named after the many... Read More

27/03/2020

OLIVIA RUBIN – ASTA DRESS

Olivia Rubin What a welcome addition to Mr & Mrs Stitch. This season we see Olivia Rubin deliver a truly stunning collection to brighten even the darkest of days. In this addition, we look at the the stunning Asta dress. Light, feminine and elegant we will show you girls how versatile this dress real is. What are we looking at? Helping to elongate the neck, the Asta Floral Midi Dress is designed with a faltering v-neckline. This playful slim-fit floral print dress is crafted from a lightweight cotton and features... Read More

25/03/2020
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A HOME MADE DISH by DANNY MILLAR

Our first #BRIGHTERDAYS dish is provided by our friend and owner of ‘STOCK’ restaurant , Chef Danny Millar. Opened in July 2019 ‘STOCK’ is now one of Belfast’s most popular new restaurants. Situated with views overlooking the iconic 130 year old St. George’s Market, the exposed red brick and steel girders of old Belfast is the perfect blank canvas for Danny’s vibrant kitchen. At the very top of his game he now delivers a high end dining experience in a cosy, comfortable and unpretentious space. Danny, who has appeared on... Read More