Author Archives


Here's a list of things that I like,
things I am thinking about,
things I am reading,
things that I've bought.


I have just finished reading Grace Coddington’s memoir: I imagine like the vast majority of readers of this book, I first heard of her via the film The September Issue. […]


The other pair of shoes I want for winter are smoking slippers, like these Steve Madden ones: Not mocassins. Not penny loafers. Not boat shoes. Not Kung foo slippers. Not […]

Take me to the ball

If I was invited to a ball…ever…I would wear one of these dresses. Why? I love the Japanese waist band effect. The white contrast against the turquoise. Needs some white […]

THE boots

It’s been a shocking summer. Too hot. Too cold. Rainy one second, sunny the next. I’ve just decided to move on to winter, and buy some boots: Hudson Horrigan Boot […]

The Secret Keeper

Wow. I just finished reading The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton. It’s one of those books that you think about long after you’ve finished reading it. In fact, straight after […]