Royère Chic

It feels infinite –  this time of year in the Nothern hemisphere, the cold and grey are relentless. Now is the season to hunker down and cosy up – hhmmm .  The fireplace takes on a whole new meaning, after … Continue reading

Christmas List

Christmas is gliding into view, yeah! I’ve got a lot of lists on the go, but the one I enjoy most is a sideline self indulgence, the ME list. My mother memorably made a ‘Present List’ every year, armed with … Continue reading

Royal Evolution

The fact there was a Diamond Jubilee at all and its significance was brought home to me, when I went to fetch  a book ‘The Queen’s Jewels’ (and they are fab)  and came came back clutching: This book used to … Continue reading