I came across the ‘Made in Mexico’ exhibition whilst walking down the quirky neighbourhood of Bermondsey Street and was instantly enticed in, not just because of my fascination with the Mexican culture, but how strangely Mexican the Fashion and Textile Museum building itself looked in comparison to the streetscape and neighbouring buildings. 617 more words
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Bermondsey Street is a busy stretch of upmarket cafes, galleries and craft shops that is gentrifying fast.
Lying in the shadow of the Shard, it’s an area of prime real estate, with developers sitting on vacant properties waiting for prices to rise as the ambitious re-building of London Bridge station nears closer to completion. 1,564 more words