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A Writer’s Notebook

There is a bookshop in London called Persephone Books.

Persephone was carried off by Hades and made queen of the underworld. Demeter refused to let the earth produce its fruits until her daughter was restored to her, but because Persephone had eaten some pomegranate seeds in the other world, she was obliged to spend part of every year there. 138 more words

Elise McCune

How to get into Classic Hollywood: A Guide

If you like the glamour and aesthetic of the 30s, 40s and 50s, and have been wanting to start watching some Old Hollywood films, you’ve come to the right place. 247 more words



Over the past month I have written a great deal about the forties. When I was first asked to do a look that captured this era, I confess I was not sure where to begin. 369 more words


Transportation | Artist at work

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Amazing artist and illustrator, Greg Hildebrand at work on one of his masterpieces. 23 more words


"It girls": 10 decades, 10 women

As I was thinking of new post ideas for my newborn blog, I thought about picking one “It girl” per decade. Easy? I don’t think so, it’s a really difficult challenge, if you try to do it yourself. 33 more words