The Price of Love #WITMonth #AllViragoAllAugust

The Captive by Colette
Translated by Antonia White

I always enjoy taking part in Women in Translation month during August; I read a lot of translated literature anyway, and likewise a lot of women authors, so in some ways it’s a bit of a case of the month being what I already do. 1,068 more words

AMBUSH Release Luxe Cigarette Case

Tokyo-based designers, Verbal & Voon’s, label AMBUSH has released a cassette player inspired, tiny cigarette holder. The avant-garde piece is available in gold or silver tones, with a velvet interior. 31 more words



H&M has collaborate with our favorite Parisian concept store Colette for an exclusive edition of H&M Studio AW17.  The capsule collection will feature nine pieces, mostly based on colette’s signature blue color. 49 more words


Muse'd: Colette (Sexual Love)

The Muses of Musingly:

Simone de Beauvoir called her “the only great woman writer in France”.

Sidonie Gabrielle Claudine Colette – actress, novelist,  drama critic, political writer, fashion critic and author of a column on cooking.  1,316 more words

Jewel of the Day: Jacob & Co x Kanye West Madonna and Child Pendant

This item is available at Paris’s Colette, which shocked the fashion world a few weeks ago by announcing that they are closing later this year. But the store and site are going strong for now, and you can find the… 61 more words


A teeny, tiny haul...

I’ve been slightly off grid lately as I was away making my usual summer round trip visit to my Aged Mother and then the Offspring in Leicester. 436 more words