Pic of the day: Kate Moss and Hamish Bowles at Glastonbury

I interrupt this stupidly scorchio afternoon’s sunbathing with this corker of a photo…

That’s all.

Browns Melissa Bag

Introducing Browns’ ‘Melissa’ handbag (and some other nan bags I’m eyeballing)


During my recent two-day residency at Browns, alongside the Club Monaco knits and Celine sunglasses, I couldn’t help cuddling a particular little lady-bag in pebbled grey leather. It turned out this classic, structured number is a new member of the Browns family – the very first own-label handbag. (more…)

VIDEO: Peter Beard in action

Found! This complete gem of a Youtube video on Peter Beard and the Elephant Parade. Watch in wonder…

On Louis Vuitton, Peter Beard and mood board moments

Contrary to Tom Ford’s ‘keep it exclusive’ stance, it’s becoming more common for fashion followers to expect a preview of the new collections in some form or other. We already have the pre-show behind-the-scenes tweets (Pat McGrath is single handedly killing it with her menswear show tweets this week), but I’m also loving the revealing of the mood board – as seen in yesterday’s piece by Suzy Menkes on Kim Jones’ first collection for Louis Vuitton. (more…)