Christina! Bring Me The Axe! April 2018.

Dear Rowley, I don’t know about you but one of my pet hates is walking into a party or an event alone. I need a wing man or woman to help me settler my feathers before surveying the room and … Continue reading

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Reinvention. April 2018.

Dear Rowley, One of my favourite Marilyn Monroe fashion portfolios was shot by Richard Avedon in 1958 entitled Legendary Enchantresses. In the pictures, Marilyn is transformed into Gaiety Girl Lillian Russell, vamp Theda Bara, It Girl Clara Bow, Teutonic Goddess Marlene … Continue reading

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Fashion at KP. April 2018.

Dear Rowley, I had quite the revelation when visiting Kensington Palace this morning. I was drawn to KP for the new Victoria Revealed exhibition in which three of the Duchess of Fife tiaras were on show for the first time in … Continue reading

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Anne of the Thousand Days. April 2018.

Dear Rowley, One of the most formative films I ever saw on the television as a child was Anne of the Thousand Days. The title refers to Anne Boleyn, second wife of King Henry VIII, who reigned for 1000 days before … Continue reading

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Costume Drama. April 2018.

Dear Rowley, On what level is Beyonce and Jay Z role models? If further proof were needed of this fame-hungry vampire couple’s hubris look no further than their six-year old daughter Blue Carter. Said child has two nannies, a chef, … Continue reading

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