Gentlewoman style: Lauren Hutton

Lauren Hutton at Bottega Veneta SS17
Here’s Lauren Hutton walking the Bottega Veneta SS17 show. It’s not even about an ‘older woman’ being cast in the show. Just someone who looks elegant and has allure and sophistication. Who needs pizzazz and pyrotechnics when the casting and clothes are this good? (more…)

Long read: Crafting culture and commerce at Burberry

Models from Burberry September 2016 show at Makers House

When is the trench coat not having a moment? That’s a good question. The answer is ‘never’, of course. It’s a classic that’s always relevant yet this season, if you pardon the fashion hyperbole, it’s Having A Moment. (more…)

Buy it now: Aerin Rose Night Table Cream & Overnight Mask


One for rose-o-philes (I bet there really is a word for that). This has just arrived on counter from Aerin, a nourishing, radiance-boosting rose cream that doubles as an overnight mask. Aerin Rose Night Table Cream & Overnight Mask (£60) sounds great for autumn-winter skin TLC and I love the comforting, old fashioned name. Time to make room on your vanity trays!


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IMAGE: Aerin Lauder
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Koto Bolofo shoots the Commonwealth Institute

Koto Bolofo Commonwealth Institute

One for architecture buffs during Design Week: Koto Bolofo’s photo exhibition at 34 Cork Street. ‘Construction Sight’ shows Bolofo’s documenting of the transformation of the Commonwealth Institute into the Design Museum (which is moving from Shad Thames to Kensington High Street in November). The 1962 Grade II-listed building is special to me (more…)