Tag: shoes

French Fancies: Ghazal Paris

It’s a well-known fact that a woman cannot have too many pairs of shoes. While I spend much of my time in Birkenstocks and trainers, I still need pairs of pretty shoes for when my beloved whisks me away – you all know it’s… Continue Reading “French Fancies: Ghazal Paris”

French Fancies: Roger Vivier

Its a well-known fact that a woman can never have too many pairs of shoes! This isn’t the first time I have featured lust-worthy shoes on my blog and it won’t be the last. The man who re-imagined heels Roger Vivier was born in Paris… Continue Reading “French Fancies: Roger Vivier”

French fancies: Longchamp

Today I turn my attention to family-run Longchamp, best known for its iconic Le Pliage bag, of which I have far too many to mention! The company’s origins It’s a curious fact that the renowned French luxury leather goods company Longchamp began as a… Continue Reading “French fancies: Longchamp”

Wallace Collection London: must see exhibition

When we lived in London, one of my favourite museums was The Wallace Colllection which is in Manchester Square, not far from where we lived. Furthermore, it’s free to visit so I was a very regular visitor to both its permanent and temporary exhibitions.… Continue Reading “Wallace Collection London: must see exhibition”

How much influence do you have?

I was frankly shocked when someone on Twitter added me to a list entitled “Trendy.” Now I can think of many adjectives to describe me but trendy certainly isn’t one of them. In fact I would go as far as saying that I’ve never,… Continue Reading “How much influence do you have?”