December Events @ Uncommon

December Events @ Uncommon

Release your inner creativity this December and get your fingers working as well as your brains. From sketching, wreath making and gift wrapping to street food, a workshop workshop and a stationery pop-up shop, there is much to do at Uncommon during 2019’s last month. Along with Kundalini yoga, massage services, 1:1 upskilling, mindfulness meditation and the neuroscience of resilience, enjoy all that Uncommon has to offer this festive season.

WELLBEING | HEALTH  

FIENA KUNDALINI SUNDAY
With Eve Latil in partnership with Fiena Members Club 

2-4.30PM

Sunday 1 December @ Uncommon Fulham Zen Studio

Delve into the world of Kundalini in an uplifting session of spiritual and physical practices incorporating movement, dynamic breathing techniques and meditation.   If your goal is to build physical vitality and increase consciousness, then this session is for you. 

Free for Uncommon members | Book here | Limited spaces available | Ladies only | Limited spaces | Advance booking required 

WELLBEING | HEALTH   

MINDFULNESS MEDITATION 
With Equanimity  

12-12.15PM & 2-2.15PM  

Mondays 2 / 9 / 16 & 23 December @ Uncommon Highbury & Islington

Reduce stress, improve focus, increase productivity, boost creativity and feel better!   Step away from your desk for as little as 15 minutes and walk away feeling more productive, focused with reduced stress and improved mood.  Each week you will learn mindfulness techniques, be guided through meditations to calm the mind and breathing exercises to reduce stress and increase energy.  Get you meditation fix before the Christmas season begins! 

Free for Uncommon members | Book here | Promo code found in Members Portal | Limited spaces | Advance booking required 

INTERACTIVE | INTERESTS

STATIONERY POP-UP SHOP
With Methodical Stationery 

11AM-3PM

Tuesday 3 December @ Uncommon Highbury & Islington Café Lounge

Thursday 5 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street Café Lounge

Tuesday 10 December @ Uncommon Fulham Café Lounge

Thursday 12 December @ Uncommon Borough Café Lounge

Life is complicated… Live Methodically.  Methodical is a stationery store curating considered, design led stationery supplies that help you to be more organised, productive and most importantly analogue.  Join founder Lucinda Batchelor for a special pop up providing inspiration, tips, advice and productive stationery supplies to aid with your productivity and helping you to avoid burnout. 

Prices vary | Cash and card sales available onsite | Pre-ordering available 

BUSINESS GROWTH| UPSKILLING 

START-UP, SCALE UP OR OPERATIONS ADVICE SESSION
With CoStartup & Go 

10AM-6PM

Wednesday 4 December @ Uncommon Fulham Café Lounge
Book 
here

Wednesday 11 December @ Uncommon Highbury & Islington Café Lounge
Book 
here

Wednesday 18 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street Café Lounge
Book 
here

Are you a start-up with areas of business that need focus yet you’re unsure where to start?  Does finding the time to reflect on where your business is heading seem a distant memory?  Is your company relatively new but you’re keen on taking it to the next level?  Is there a strategy that needs guidance on how to deliver it? 

Sian Winfield, Founder of CoStartup & Go, will be at Uncommon offering free 30minute consultations (worth £200 but FREE for Uncommon members) on any of the following topics or your own questions:  Business set up / Strategy / Operations / Business development on a shoestring / Lean processes / Growing a team on a budget / Digital marketing / HR & Recruitment / Accounts / Time & Project Management  

Free for Uncommon members| Limited spaces | Advance booking required 

BUSINESS GROWTH | UPSKILLING 

FIND YOUR TARGET AUDIENCE
With We Are F  in partnership with The Merit Club 

1-2PM

Thursday 5 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street MR1

This talk will guide you through identifying your target audience. When it comes to marketing your business, it’s vital that you know who your ideal customer is. By knowing who they are and what their needs are, you’ll be able to provide them with the most valuable content and drive them to choose you over your competitors. 

We Are F is a full service Digital Marketing Boutique which helps Female Entrepreneurs and Female Founded Brands to grow and expand their businesses using digital marketing. 

Free for Uncommon members | Book here | Promo code: UNCOMMONMERIT | Ladies Only event | Limited spaces | Advance booking required 

HEALTH | WELLBEING 

THE NEUROSCIENCE OF RESILIENCE
With Holistic Training

6.15-7.45PM

Thursday 5 December @ Uncommon Highbury & Islington MR1 

Resilience is defined as the ability to recover quickly from difficulty allowing growth through life’s turbulence, developing higher degrees of awareness and self-regulation. Resilience is a characteristic of people who deal with stress, anxiety and trauma with utility. 

Free for Uncommon members | Full price for non-members | Book here |Limited spaces | Advance booking required   

INTERESTS | WELLBEING  

CHRISTMAS WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP
With Blaise Drummond

6-8PM

Thursday 5 December @ Uncommon Borough LG05
Book 
here | Booking deadline 2 December

Friday 20 December @ Uncommon Highbury & Islington Café Lounge & MR1
Book here | Booking deadline 16 December

Come and make your very own Christmas wreath to hang either on your front door or give as a fabulous Christmas present for your friends or family. Under the guidance by the amazing florist Blaise Drummond, this workshop is perfect for all levels and only uses the most beautiful, seasonal blooms and a selection of lovely wild foliage. At the end of the class, participants will leave with a beautiful seasonal wreath made from the freshest seasonal flowers straight from local and eco-friendly sources.  All materials included. -8PM  

Discount for Uncommon members | Full price for non-members |Promo code found in Members Portal | Limited spaces | Advance booking required |  Minimum number of participants required

WELLBEING | INTERESTS

FEEL GOOD FRIDAY
With My Beauty Squad

3-7PM

Friday 6 December @ Uncommon Borough LG02

Friday 13 December @ Uncommon Highbury & Islington MR04

 Friday 13 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street MR03

Friday 20 December @ Uncommon Fulham MR01

Need your nails done? Fancy a different hairstyle for your evening out? Running out of time to book your appointment?  My Beauty Squad is here to help and offers discount prices for all Uncommon members. 

Check out the treatments available here | Sign in with password found in Members Portal | Book by clicking the right day and time slot available | Simply pay online | T&Cs apply 

INTERACTIVE | ENTERTAINMENT 

JEWELLERY MAKING WORKSHOP
With CAST 

6-9PM

Monday 9 December @ Uncommon Borough LG05

An indulgent opportunity to craft lasting memories, and beautiful, bespoke jewellery pieces, alongside the people you love most. This jewellery making experience allows you a platform to design and create high quality and bespoke handmade jewellery pieces.  CAST is an exciting, innovative, young British company who aims to present an alternative to the way we make and shop jewellery. All levels welcome. 

Discount for Uncommon members | Full price for non-members | Book here | Coupon code: uncommon40 | Limited spaces | Advance booking required | Booking deadline 2 December | Minimum number of participants required 

INTERACTIVE | ENTERTAINMENT 

URBAN SKETCHING
With 
BehindCanvas 

6.30-8PM

Tuesday 10 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street Meeting Room 1

A popular and highly accessible art form suitable for all levels.  From finding that perfect location to getting your sketch just right, this session will offer simple fundamentals needed to make your sketching adventures successful.  All materials will be provided. 

Discount for Uncommon members | Full price for non-members | Book here | Promo code found in Members Portal | Limited spaces | Advance booking required  

BUSINESS GROWTH | UPSKILLING 

SERVING YOUR CUSTOMERS
  With Ghilaine Chan  

6.30-8.30PM

Wednesday 11 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street MR2

Customer Service should never be an afterthought; your customers are an asset and if treated well, they can be your greatest advocates. Treat them badly and they can do a lot of damage. What are you doing to keep your existing customers satisfied and happy?  This workshop focuses on how to keep your customers happy, how to complement and support your customer service function.  

Free for Uncommon members | Full price for non-members |  Book here | Limited spaces | Advance booking required

BUSINESS GROWTH| UPSKILLING 

THE WORKSHOP WORKSHOP // December Edition
With Curve  

9AM-1PM

Monday 16 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street MR2

Whether you’re in technology, in a start-up, textiles, corporate or NGO; workshop facilitation is a key tool for today’s leaders. A successful workshop creates both the collaborative spirit and the commitment needed to turn great ideas into transformational projects.   

In this interactive session, learn everything you need to know about delivering your own brilliant workshop from the basics of agenda building, managing room energy to using creative thinking and business-design tools.  Discover how to create chemistry to building successful teams, changing mindsets, defining goals and devising strategy into real plans and actions. 

Discount for Uncommon members | Full price for non-members | Promo code found in Members Portal | Free Limited Early Bird spaces for Uncommon members | Based on first come first served | Book here | Limited spaces | Advance booking required

INTERESTS | SEASONAL 

ECO-FRIENDLY GIFT WRAPPING WORKSHOP
With Rebekah Chol

6.30-9.30PM

Tuesday 17 December @ Uncommon Borough LG05

Learn how to wrap your Christmas gifts the eco-friendly way!  Bring along a couple of your own gifts that need wrapping for Christmas and the London’s gift wrapping expert Rebekah Chol will teach you how to wrap them the professional way.  All the materials are included and will be recyclable or compostable – both being less harmful to the environment.  Even the tape will be non-plastic and the ribbons are made with used plastic bottles and recycled yarn!  

Discount for Uncommon members | Full price for non-members | Book here |  Limited spaces | Advance booking required |  Minimum number of participants required | Booking deadline 11 December

INTERESTS | SEASONAL 

GIFT WRAPPING SERVICE 
With 
Rebekah Chol

2-5PM
Tuesday 17 December @ Uncommon Borough LG01
Book here 

12-3PM
Thursday 19 December @ Uncommon Fulham MR1
Book 
here

12-3PM
Monday 23 December @ Uncommon Liverpool Street MR6
Book 
here

Need some Christmas presents wrapped professionally but you don’t have the time to find someone.  Look no further as London’s premiere gift wrapping aficionado Rebekah Chol is here to help and in an eco-friendly way.  Using innovative recycled and environmentally friendly materials, Rebekah will creatively and professionally wrap your presents, so you don’t have too.  All materials are included and even the tape is non-plastic and the ribbons are made with used plastic bottles and recycled yarn! 

5 small to medium presents only | ½ slots available | £20 per slot | Uncommon members only |Limited spaces | Advance booking required | Booking deadline 3 days before event date | Minimum number of slots required

Back to All Articles