Photograph by Iona Spence
Accessories, Style

The timeless investment

I recently read an article by way of Leandra at Man Repeller, titled "In defense of the statement coat" which lead me to realise that a) I haven't written a blog post about my recommended wardrobe essentials in a while...

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Flowers in Monet's Garden, Giverny

Tranquility within Monet’s garden

There has been this incredible excitement and positive energy brewing inside of me in the last few weeks since the season started to shift from those dark Winter days into the bright fresh light of Spring.  With that comes the...

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Hircus Navy Blue Cashmere Knit
For Him, She Said He Said, Style

Dressed in Cashmere

My experience of cashmere was previously limited to a Prince song, but recently with Natalie's encouragement I've taken the plunge and bought my first: a simple and practical navy blue number made by Paris-based label Hircus. Also seriously lacking was my knowledge and experience of...

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Hotel Exquis
Style, Travel

Exquisite & delicious

Just last week Natalie and I spent a night at Hotel Exquis, a unique hotel located near Bastille in the 11th arrondissement. Its uniqueness is that the rooms have been decorated to each be individual, and the public spaces within the hotel echoed...

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