Seeing Costumes from The Favourite at Hampton Court Palace
I’m feeling pretty delighted today, having seen that lovely Olivia Coleman has won Best Actress at the Oscars for her role as Queen Anne in The Favourite. Personally I think she truly deserved it, she… View Post

Orla Kiely A Life in Pattern at The Fashion and Textile Museum
Now that the kids are back at school, I’m making time to see all the exhibitions I’ve been wanting to see for months. One of those was Orla Kiely – A Life in pattern which… View Post

How to Make the Most of the Summer Holidays
By the end of July I am always so ready for the kids to break up from school. I love having a break from the 6am alarm and I love not having to wash and… View Post

Monet and Architecture at The National Gallery
Earlier this week I visited The National Gallery in London to attend the press view of their new landmark exhibition Monet and Architecture. This incredible exhibition, brings together an amazing selection of works by one… View Post

A Stitch in Time at Ham House
I recently watched the fabulous series A Stitch in Time on BB4. This wonderful show, is presented by fashion historian Amber Butchart. Over the course of 6 episodes, costumes from a number of paintings are… View Post

Pre-Raphaelite Inspired Hair with The National Gallery and Blue Tit London
Last week on a snowy day in London, I headed to London hairdresser Blue Tit salon in Dalston to have my hair styled. Unlike my usual vintage curls or messy mum hair we were going… View Post

Review – Opera: Passion, Power and Politics at The V&A
This week I was invited by the V&A to preview their fabulous new exhibition. Unfortunately I was unable to attend due to a hospital appointment, so my lovely brother Matthew went in my place. Luckily… View Post

Unveiling The New Exhibition Road Quarter at The V&A
The V&A has always been one of my favourite museums, no other place houses so many beautiful objects and curiosities and such a variety of beautifully designed items. There is something new to discover in… View Post

A Visit to the Fashion Museum in Bath
At the beginning of March I went to Bath for the weekend with my mum. It’s one of my very favourite cities. I’m a huge fan of the Georgian era and Bath is absolutely full… View Post

Small Stories: At Home in a Dolls’ House at the Museum of Childhood
Last week I popped across London to Bethnal Green to visit a museum I really love. The Museum of Childhood is a magical celebration of toys, games and everything that makes childhood memorable. It’s also… View Post