I can’t believe it – this is the 5th season of our film society. We showed a wonderful French film, La famile Belier, which is set in a village not far from Paris and is about a French farming family whose members are profoundly deaf, apart from their one daughter.
I don’t know about you but I’m wearing my Autumn clothes now so that’s what I’ll be talking about in my next post. But I thought I’d show you some more photos of our short break in France and tell you about my buys in, yes, that’s right, a charity
Another town, another hat, and some great street photography – thanks Mr Frugalfashionshopper! I’d decided to leave my lovely straw hat (see previous post) behind as the airline I was flying on has very strict rules about what you can and can’t carry-on. Actually, as soon as you start gathering
Gosh, my packing was way out of kilter. Again! I mean I managed to get a capsule wardrobe, plus two pairs of shoes and all my makeup and other stuff into a cabin-sized suitcase. But I packed on a cold day, so I took out all the hot weather gear
Well not exactly, I went up to London to see the exhibition, Fashioning a Reign: 90 years of style from the Queen’s wardrobe. The exhibition ticket gave you access to the Buckingham Palace State Rooms and while I consider these very fine examples of a slightly over-the-top decor that we
Last Wednesday we celebrated our 42nd wedding anniversary (yes, been married that long) and we did what we love best, which was to visit an exhibition. But as our trains to London are so bad (long story, don’t ask) we decided to wander around Brighton and visit an exhibition in
Hi everyone Despite Autumn clothes creeping into the shops we’re still having a great summer here in the UK. There’s hardly any rain and the temperatures are a pretty standard 22-24C (71-75F) and the humidity is OK. And I’ve been on the hunt for more dresses and outfits, because, you
Well, I think I’ve got Norway and the upper reaches of the Arctic Circle out of my system. Norway is a wonderful country and very beautiful, but parts of it were so cold! And it’s not that I’m saying I won’t visit it again, but I think I’ll give that
We’re having a great summer here in the UK with lots of sun and blue sky so I’m wearing frocks a lot, which is unusual for me as skirts are my first love. But autumn clothes are being featured in the fashion magazines and sales have started in our stores.
A couple of days ago I wore my lovely spotty red hat, as the good weather had temporarily deserted the UK and we were back to rain. However, before I show you the more autumnal hats I mainly have, I thought you ought to see this fabulous straw hat. Also