Heavy Metal. March 2017.

Dear Rowley, I was having a conversation with my friend the delectable Shaun Leane for my¬†Jewellery for Gentlemen book and we both admitted that the older we get the greater the desire grows for heavy metal. Shaun wears ¬†a substantial … Continue reading

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Cascades. August 2016.

Dear Rowley, Since we last corresponded, I am still in the hospital in Toronto but am now free to be at large from 6am to 9pm outside the fifth floor ward. This has given me forty-eight hours and counting to … Continue reading

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Racing Demon. July 2016.

Dear Rowley, As Nan Kemper always said when she dropped an earring into the shag rug at Yves Saint Laurent’s Rive Gauche apartment, ‘thank you for your prayers’. I have had so many emails, texts, letters and telephone calls after … Continue reading

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Oven Chips & Champagne January 2011

Dear Rowley, I was having a giggle with my publisher at Thames & Hudson the other day. Lucas and I were wondering if there was any mileage in a book about royal jewels in the Middle Eastern royal collections. We … Continue reading

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The Savoy Overseas October 2010

Dear Rowley, To Canada to represent the Savoy at a British Fashion event at The Bay: Toronto’s chicest department store. My traveling companion? The divine Scott Wimsett, founder and star of Bespoke Banter the web fashion film company. My host? … Continue reading

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