White Coats

This post is not about scientists in lab coats… It’s about my life long ambition to own a beautiful white coat! They are so lady-like! Think about it. Only a true lady, who can hop in and out of taxis, or preferably be driven around, could ever have a white coat! It wouldn’t last a … Continue reading White Coats

Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! at Somerset House

I was expecting hats, hats and more hats and Somerset House’s Isabella Blow retrospective did not disappoint. As well as some of her own designs, visitors were invited to feast their eyes on the mad and magnificent outfits Blow pulled together from her protégés’ collections. Because, above being a great milliner, a fantastically mad dresser, … Continue reading Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! at Somerset House

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 27,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 6 Film Festivals Click here to see the complete report. Continue reading 2012 in review

The chocolate lovers wine

If you are a) a chocoholic and b) looking for a delicious dessert wine, look no further than Chocolate Shop, the Chocolate Lovers Wine. The bouquet smells of sweet dark cherries and cacao… The wine itself is a luxurious deep ruby red…a belle robe! Perfect to partner with ice cream, a sliver of decadent chocolate … Continue reading The chocolate lovers wine