But most of those in attendance appeared eager to get started.
Every three minutes organizers rang a small bell to signal it was time to change partners.
It’s the brainchild of UK Dating Awards 2015 Blogger of the Year Jordi of Thirty Something London fame.
Smudged Lipstick have the quirkiest most eclectic dating nights currently on offer in London, with everything from retro game speed dating nights based around Connect 4, Playdoh, Jenga and Scrabble to an adult spelling bee and even singles life drawing. I’d chosen to try Dirty Scrabble, as had another twenty-or-so singletons, packed into the upstairs bar in The Ten Bells in Spitalfields.
A girl who wears lipstick is strong, independent, and doesn't need you to tell her she looks good.
Kerry's make-up artist Sheri Knight revealed how she created Kerry's nude lips on the set of Scandal, explaining to Allure last year that fills in her lips with Laura Mercier Lip Liner in Hazelnut Tea, and then she dabs on a caramel-tinted balm, Neutrogena Moisture Smooth Color Stick in Warm Caramel.
She knows that you don't just get things handed to you on a silver platter, so takes the challenge of getting what she wants head on.