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There’s a well-used adage which goes “don’t judge a book by its cover” and as I’ve recently discovered, in the case of the television series Reign, the dictum can equally be applied in saying that you shouldn't judge this programme by its preview, as after watching its 30 second promo, I was despairingly sobbing in my corset at yet another failed ...

The World Of Interiors


“At night, when the objective world has slunk back into its cavern and left dreamers to their own, there come inspirations and capabilities impossible at any less magical and quiet hour. No one knows whether or not he is a writer unless he has tried writing at night.” - H.P Lovecraft Some of my most creative ideas relating to writing, styling and ...

Take me to the ballroom – The power of the red couture dress!


"Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman." - Coco Chanel The colour red has had an unrivalled reign in fashion and couture at least, ever prepared to make a bold statement, clearly has had red raised as its poster child. If you’ve been paying attention, as I have, to the collections of Dior, Elie Saab, ...