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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The King’s Speech January 2011

Dear Rowley, Thrilled that Colin Firth won the Golden Globe for The King’s Speech. I remember having a chat with the costume designer way back when about the possibility of inviting King George VI and the Duke of Windsor’s Savile … Continue reading

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The Duchess of Windsor’s Jewels

Dear Rowley, Wouldn’t you just die without cornflowers? As promised, the view from my office in Bloomsbury Square overlooking the Duke of Bedford’s private gardens. It’s like being in a Fragonard darling. Thanks for the get well soon note. There … Continue reading

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An Appointment with Lord Nelson July 2010

Dear Rowley, What a bore. My Savile Row book launch at the Savoy has been bumped to November the 8th. I do still hope you can come. Remember it is black tie so you’d better dust down your Huntsman darling. … Continue reading

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