Category Archives: Design, Art, Books & Home

Loathe: American Fashion Cookbook

Here’s a little gem I found online that was published in 2009: American Fashion Cookbook, a book of recipes and illustrations from American fashion designers. It’s ironic that I’m always complaining about how annoying it is that everyone “says” they … Continue reading

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Searching for Style: Summer Reads 2014 Part 2

I’m on holiday this week, so here are a few good things to read. Part 2 of my summer reading list is focusing on more “productive” books – not necessarily what you want to be reading while you are on … Continue reading

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Searching for Style: Summer Reads 2014 Part 1

I’ve decided to take two weeks off the blog. I’d love to say, I’ve decided to take two weeks off, but that would be a lie as I’m still running The Sleep Shirt and doing countless other things. This is … Continue reading

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Love: Yulia Yadryshnikova’s Sofa Cover Clothes

This collection by Yulia Yadryshnikova is made from upholstery fabric and some of the pieces can be worn as clothing or can be covers to the Stanley sofa. While I can’t personally imagine myself using my dress as a furniture cover, … Continue reading

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5 Myths About French Women

Mireille Guiliano, the author of French Women Don’t Get Fat, has released a second book late last year called French Women Don’t Get Facelifts. As someone who is half French, and who has lived in France, I am always perplexed … Continue reading

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