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Suzannah Ramsdale

Suzannah Ramsdale is Digital Head of Lifestyle, overseeing all fashion, beauty, tech, health and wellness content online. She also edits the travel section for Evening Standard


Mayfair Townhouse: luxurious, whimsical and in the perfect location

Get reacquainted with London by staying at one of the city’s most exciting new hotels

Events and Things To Do

Covid Lockdown easing: London is open! Our big night out on the town

From dining out to an IRL shopping recce, getting a trim and a return to the gym, life is back. Our writers report


Best dressed stars from the BAFTAs 2021

From Vanessa Kirby in Versace to Emerald Fennell in Roland Mouret, there were plenty of high fashion looks at the BAFTAS 2021


The restaurants we can’t wait to return to

After far too long locked up, the Standard’s writers are practically drooling at the thought of getting back out on the town

The Escapist

No foreign holidays this summer? Hurrah!

No foreign holidays, no problem. The UK has everything you need for a summer of fun, says Suzannah Ramsdale

The Escapist

How London’s hotels are bringing your summer holiday to you

Cornwall all booked up? Take a London mini-break instead, says Suzannah Ramsdale


Could sleeping in separate bedrooms save your relationship?

More and more couples are choosing to sleep apart, Suzannah Ramsdale thinks they’re onto something


Francesca Burns: ‘I’m curious to see what people have been drawn to’

Francesca Burns has styled everyone from Adwoa Aboah to Jennifer Lawrence for magazines like i-D, LOVE and Vogue. Her latest creative challenge? Judging your work as a judge for our Life in Lockdown photography competition


Why Kamala Harris’ decision to wear Pyer Moss is important

The Vice President-Elect’s values ran through every stitch of her pre-inauguration look


Hottest new hotels opening in 2021

From the new jetset island paradise to a wellness oasis in the middle of Manhattan, where to book this year


Your ultimate 2021 travel guide

OK, so travel is off the cards for now - but daydreaming isn’t. From sleeping under the stars in South Africa to chic Swedish city breaks, Suzannah Ramsdale presents the ultimate itinerary 

The Escapist

How to find joy in 2021, according to a joy strategist

Feeling down about the new year? You need Grace Harry. She shares the secrets of happiness with Suzannah Ramsdale


The chic but affordable jewellery brands you need on your radar

From £25 to £250, the perfect pieces for treating your loved one... or yourself


Halima Aden quits fashion shows due to compromised religious beliefs

From missing prayer time to wearing clothes she wasn’t comfortable with, the hijabi has talked about how being runway model interfered with her religion  


A five-day Christmas? After all we’ve been through?

The Government is reportedly looking at plans to allow families to celebrate Christmas together —  but not everyone is rejoicing

The Escapist

#Summer2021: the blow-out fantasy trips to book next year

Dream holidays may be on hold for now, but why not book one of these fantasy trips for 2021? 


Shop small, shop local: the London independents we’re supporting

Your city needs your help! A borough by borough guide on how to buy local this lockdown


The horror films that still scare us silly, from The Shining to It

Fancy-dress parties are out this year, so why not  scare yourself witless with some popcorn? Our writers pick the films that still make them shudder now


Why I’m dreaming of a covid Christmas

Not everyone is dreading a socially distanced Christmas, says Suzannah Ramsdale


There is still so far to go until men actually do 50% around the house

It's no surprise women have been screwed over by the pandemic, says Suzannah Ramsdale


Why the Fife Arms is still an utter delight

Two years on, the Fife Arms is still an utter delight, says Suzannah Ramsdale


The Mitre: a beautiful hotel with a heart on the banks of the Thames

A beautiful hotel with a heart on the banks of the River Thames, says Suzannah Ramsdale


Should you stay or should you go? How to navigate holidays this summer

We’re all dying for a great escape — but is it worth the hassle? From airports to face masks, Suzannah Ramsdale decodes the holiday rules


How the super-rich will holiday this summer

The one per cent aren’t going to let a little thing like a pandemic or a 14-day quarantine stop them. From taking over entire hotels, to buying private islands - all reached by private jet of course - this is how the elite will unwind this summer