Archive for the ‘Fashion’ Category


Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

I was under the impression that genuine Native American moccasins were rather like beige suede slippers with tassels. But the reality is somewhat different. Catskill Mountain Moccasins. They're gorgeous! Not to mention machine washable, available in a wide range of colours, and they're supposed to last 20 years! I want to walk a ...

Goth Market

Monday, April 17th, 2006

My trip to Camden Market failed to turn up a cheap business suit. Camden Market turned out to be Goth central. Every second shop was a piercing and tattoo parlour ("Evil Needle" anyone?) The other shops were either places you could get floor length leather jackets and platform black leather ...

Fallen out

Tuesday, June 14th, 2005

Well, that didn't take long. I woke up this morning and found one of my new earrings had fallen out. I looked around but I could only find the back. I'll keep looking tonight.


Monday, June 13th, 2005

Got a matching belly button barbel and earrings in silver and mother of pearl. The diamond barbel that Heidi got me for my birthday broke on Friday, so it was time for a new set.

The last bikini

Monday, May 16th, 2005

I just washed and hung up the final bikini of the season and I put on my warmest PJs. It’s officially winter now, as far as I’m concerned. Ouch, I scalded myself while making polenta tonight. I always burn myself on polenta. It’s like cooking molten lava, and like real molten ...

Those boots!

Thursday, March 24th, 2005

I've seen some fantastic boots by Stella McCartney. Not sure about the rest of the outfit but...the boots! Ah! Then there's this outfit, also by Stella McCartney: I find it outrageously cute. Love the long jumper and the handbag with what looks like horse brasses on the strap. And those boots...