8 March 2018


Madonna and the pickles
I really enjoyed this set up in Paris last week - this was in an Italian restaurant opposite where I was working and where I enjoyed a much anticipated glass of wine

26 January 2018

16 January 2018


Colour and sparkle galore last month - a birthday trip to Wembley with Mum

20 December 2017

Burst of green

Gorgeous belated birthday card in the post last week - really brightened up a drizzly day and turned thoughts to sunnier times!


Hebe Wohlrab for The Hive Debut
Shot by Anya Holdstock
Styled by me

12 December 2017

30 November 2017

Details from El Greco to Goya

At The Wallace Collection currently: two rooms packed with Spanish paintings on loan from the Bowes Musuem, in Barnard Castle. I love the colours and details in this selection.
The show is free of charge and on display until 7th January - well worth a visit!

21 November 2017

Colour Block Cosy

New editorial out now for Stories Collective
Colour block jumper by Scandinavian brand, 2nd Day, who unsurprisingly do very good warm knits.

Last week's news

Spent a rainy Saturday with Hermione making something new out of something old - the previous week's evening standard.... still some work to be done

16 November 2017

New Work

Beautiful Ariela Soares @ Storm
Shot by Helene Sandberg
Make up Charlotte Yeomans
Hair Johanni Nel
Styled by me

6 November 2017

Monday's Wanderings

A library visit for more Patti and shoot research (this time a unbelievably huge Guy Bourdin reference book), riverside walks and imaginative window displays at Frame shop

2 November 2017

The Family

Just watched Godfather 1 and 2 pretty much back to back. What have I been doing all this time?! Endless inspiration

Pink Symmetry

Roses from Cornwall aboard the London Paddington train
Rachel Whiteread's inspiring casts at the Tate Britain

18 October 2017

Coca cola

Nontsikelelo Veleko (beauty is in the eye of the beholder) Haute Africa
Taken from Nontsikelelo Veleko's 2006 series of portraits depicting South African street style, 'Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder'.  I love everything about this outfit: the clash of colour, the accessorising. My favourite kind of personal style - fresh and surprising, effortless.
Carrying on the Coca Cola theme... my favourite T-shirt, maybe EVER and inherited (borrowed) from my fave person, my bro

Reading list for October

There's no one quite like her

21 September 2017

12 September 2017

Missing Summer...

Cornwall in July... Grandpa's sweet peas carefully transported home to London and Grandma's cream tea... summer flew past far too quickly and I'm nostalgic for it already!