If you're hoping to stay up all night to get lucky, the scheduled slow dance at 1.45am might get you and your chosen one in the mood. So what’s the thing about dating that bothers you most? All the good ones are taken…check this out: If you live anywhere near a major metro area, and are looking for a man over 40, 5’8” or taller, college educated, non-smoking, making a higher than median income…statistics say that there are over 2000 of these guys within 20 miles of you looking for love online. As long as you let yourself believe that your lack of connection with a good man is about T-H-E-M…then you don’t have to take responsibility. DO NOT tell me that in the first 10 minutes of meeting a man you can know that he is a potential suitor or life partner. Quick judgments are often more about you than the man sitting in front of you.
All the KK parties are masked balls, so identities remain secret.
Meet, mingle and then, if things are going well, retreat to one of the special rooms to find out more about the singles who pique your interest.
There are a few rules: members must be vetted for attractiveness before they can join the KK Club, and the women are in charge. Last Night a Speed Date Changed My Life The furthest you can get from a singles night in a garish West End chain bar, this well-loved speed-dating party takes place in various cool venues across Shoreditch.
That means men cannot approach women and men can only attend if a woman brings them along. While it doesn’t rewrite the speed date rule book, Last Night a Speed Date Changed My Life has become the go-to date night for creative singles in their mid-twenties to mid-thirties, so chances are you’re more likely to find someone who is as into gallery-hopping and stage-diving as you are.
Give a Damn Dating Brand new dating organisation Give a Damn is all about meeting people who are passionate about something.
The launch event was an imagined scenario set in the future where the planet's resources are scarce and its your job to save humankind Slagbox Slagbox calls itself a dating night for "singles who don’t like singles nights".
The themed evenings have names like 'Come As Your Favourite Disaster! ', so if you're looking for true romance this might not be the best place.
The premise is that you can write a cheeky note to someone you spot on the dancefloor, pop it in the ‘slagbox’ and hope that it gets you their number when it’s read out by the madcap compères.
Just look at your friends: what a wonderfully diverse group of liberal, cool, opinionated, engaged, open-minded, creative, talented, attractive people! These quirky dating events will help you overcome those initial awkward encounters by providing both alcoholic lubrication and an easy opening gambit.
The problem with dating in London isn't that there aren't lots of beautiful people out there, it's that we're incapable of talking to each other without some common ground, or a belly full of booze.
Shhh Dating There's no need for awkward small-talk at these unconventional silent speed-dating events. In the first you can mime, squeak and gesticulate but in the second there's total silence; only staring into each other's eyes is allowed.