Striped and Checked

It’s a known fact I have a thing for stripes – any kind. It says so in my Twitter profile, they go insanely well with sequins and I like ‘em if they go up and down or from side to side. Not to get too technical about this… But having seen the first smatterings of monochrome… Read More

A Weekend Away With…

Wouldn’t it be lovely to celebrate the start of each new season with a weekend getaway? I think we managed two 24 hour escapes last year, one in June and again in October. The latter is my absolute favourite time of year for a break a deux. The idea of tucking ourselves away somewhere quiet,… Read More

Gastronomic Gstaad

Food should always be an event, no matter how big or small. Some of the most eventful moments in my life have been decided over food and others have been celebrated with eventful food. Food always matters to me. Prior to my stay at Le Grand Bellevue, I had read a little about their Michelin-starred… Read More

Take Three…Must-have Camel Coats

I’m not sure I can justify another winter coat purchase but I’ll give it my best shot anyway. The recently acquired long duster coat is lightweight and so no good for really cold days. Last season’s pink is a statement coat and sometimes you just want to blend in rather than make a statement. Sometimes…. Read More

Three ways to wear: the Baukjen Rye top

Despite the regular appearance of the sunshine, I’ve definitely been feeling a chill in the air of late. Well that’s my excuse for starting the long awaited slip into sweater season and I’m sticking to it. And what better first warm layer to get on board with than the Rye top by Baukjen. I love… Read More