Monthly Archives: November 2010

Snow White and the Yak

Waking up and seeing snow is always quite magical the moment before reality and practicality dawns and we can still dream of snowball fights, snowmen and sledging. Wearing white can be magical too that is before reality and practicality dawns … Continue reading

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Baby Its Cold Outside

Plunging temperatures and heavy snow predictions have sent me into a frenzy of layering including dusting off my hat, scarf and gloves! I own so many hats and scarves both for summer and winter that I have to rotate these … Continue reading

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Belles and Baubles

As we career headlong into the festive frenzy despite the fact that it is only November thoughts turn to tinsel, glitter and baubles to adorn not only our trees but ourselves. This post is intended to entice and excite us … Continue reading

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Legging It

Leggings have been popular since the swinging 60s and with each passing decade have evolved in the style of the times. They can look both stylish and scary depending the wearer and the styling. I have bore witness to many … Continue reading

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Goodbye Kitty

Over the past few weeks I have been followed, haunted and faced with the word kawaii meaning cute in Japanese. It all started with my daughters obsession with Japanese culture which has further intensified since becoming a school topic. I … Continue reading

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Dior Illustrated:René Gruau and the Line of Beauty

This post comes courtesy of a good friend that had the glamourous task of attending the Dior Illustrated: René Gruau and the Line of Beauty Private View Cocktail Party in the Embankment Galleries of Somerset House this week. This new … Continue reading

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As Soft as Perry Como or Pianissimo

This blog has evolved from reading a tuneful tweet by noted blogger Style Slicker and the subsequent download of one of the catchiest tunes I have ever heard! The tune Doop Doo De Doop (A Doodlin Song) by Blossom Dearie … Continue reading

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She Died She Styled

I just had to blog about my new t-shirt which (being a collector) is a bit of an event as I don’t usually play favourites with my hoard of slouch. If you haven’t heard of the She Died of Beauty … Continue reading

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Cocktails and Dreams

Sorry for the cheesy title for those that don’t know it’s the name of the bar Tom Cruise and Bryan Brown plan to open in the just as cheesy 1980s classic tale Cocktail. Not a big fan of the pocket … Continue reading

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