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Hot dog surprise - be still my heart.

Husband and I had such a great day yesterday for his birthday.  It started as all good birthdays should, with present opening.  Lego and whisky were the main themes of his gifts from me this year, and as I sit typing this post, he’s tipping the contents of his… 551 more words

London

LLM Section No. 2: Victoria and Albert Museum

I absolutely loved going to the V&A Museum. The collections had such a wide range to them, and I felt like I got to explore different worlds as I walked through all of the different wings. 194 more words

Mini Post No. 7 - Using a Raspberry Pi to watch a handbag decay

*NOTE – So the lovely people in the media department at the V&A have asked me to blog for them. This is a great opportunity for my work to reach a much larger audience! 213 more words

V&A Window

Date: January, 2014
Location: V&A Museum, London, UK

Traveling While Black: A Fragmented Response to London's V&A 'Disobedient Objects'

When we decided to go to the Victoria and Albert Museum, I didn’t have many expectations. I’d been before, and aside from the fashion displays, the V&A was never one of my top stops in London.  411 more words

My Personal-Political

V&A Wedding Dresses 1775–2014 Exhibition

by Sonali Dutta

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. Summer is a really popular time for weddings. The bride’s wedding dress is often a focal point – remember the secrecy over Kate Middleton’s wedding dress until she reached Westminster Abbey on her big day in 2011? 923 more words

Review

London - Part 1

I am writing this blog from the train going from London to Truro in Cornwall.  Jealous yet?  Oh, no?  You are not jealous yet?  Perhaps this view will change your mind… 1,249 more words