Revisited: Marilyn Legacy of a Legend

Reflecting on the gorgeous Marilyn Monroe exhibition at the Chelsea Harbour Design Centre in 2016. More than fifty years after the death of Marilyn Monroe we still can't get enough of the original platinum blonde glamour girl. Now a new exhibition,'Legacy of a Legend', dedicated to the life of the 1950s film star has launched at the … Continue reading Revisited: Marilyn Legacy of a Legend

Mary Quant Exhibition

One of the perks of not working on Mondays is that it frees time to go to places when there are fewer crowds. On my latest spare Monday afternoon, I managed to see the Mary Quant exhibition in its final weeks at the V&A. In a first ever retrospective of the British designer, the exhibition … Continue reading Mary Quant Exhibition

Audrey Hepburn In Photographs

One of the most famous film stars in history, Audrey Hepburn has reigned supreme as one of the most iconic actresses and style icons of all time. Her roles in classic films such as ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ and ‘My Fair Lady’ paired with chic styling, produced some of the most infamous images to emerge from … Continue reading Audrey Hepburn In Photographs

Style Diary: The Roaring Twenties

The 1920s is my absolute favourite style era. The height of glamour, sophistication and the first decade that was truly about the young generation. For me, this was when true style exploded around the world and I was truly excited when a Roaring Twenties themed event came my way. With the popularity of active dances … Continue reading Style Diary: The Roaring Twenties

Valley Of The Dolls – Book Review

Written in the 1960s and set in the 1940s, Valley of the Dollsfollows the lives, careers and loves of three female protagonists over the years and subsequent decades. Three central characters Anne, Neely and Jennifer all possess characteristics that are different from one another. Anne is prim, proper and polite, Neely is feisty and outspoken whilst … Continue reading Valley Of The Dolls – Book Review