The Golden Shears. March 2013.

Dear Rowley, To the Merchant Taylors’ Hall on Monday night for the Golden Shears Awards held every two years and open to Savile Row apprentices and fashion colleges alike. The shortlist is drawn-up by a technical team of Row cutters … Continue reading

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Best in Show. June 2012.

Dear Rowley, Did we get away with the Savile Row cocktail party in the Burlington Arcade for London Collections: Men? To be frank, it was a blur to me. Not from an excess of Savile Row Collins cocktails but because … Continue reading

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A Marvellous Party. June 2012.

Dear Rowley, Happy Birthday Ma’am. Better Half and I are terribly grateful. The garden in his Clerkenwell pad is on the route of the Buckingham Palace fly past so every Jubilee, Trooping and Royal Wedding we have the thrill of … Continue reading

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Shutterbugs. May 2012.

Dear Rowley, To quote La Farmer, this week I felt as if I’ve been shot out of a cannon. The pace was good to firm but relentless; the week beginning elegantly with a Prosecco lunch at Ciao Bella with Scott … Continue reading

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Lost London. November 2011.

Dear Rowley, Thoroughly enjoying Radio 4s serialisation of Colin Clark’s My Week with Marilyn. I read the book years ago when it was first published and find it incredible that nobody thought to film it until now. Michelle Williams is … Continue reading

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