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July 1: Happy Birthday Léa Seydoux and Olivia de Havilland

Léa Seydoux is turning 32 today.  She was about 18 when she began pursuing a career in acting.  She made her film debut in 2006 and in 2008 was nominated for a Cesar Award for… 1,783 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

June Astromusings Happy Birthday Cancerians! Blessings for the Winter/Summer Solstice! New Moon Super Moon in Cancer

Moon mother,
yin maiden
smiling from your silver
empress throne
Spin dreams and silken fantasy
glide noiselessly on cloudless skies
holding ancient pearly wisdom
in your womb… 3,591 more words

A Bouquet for THAT Fairy Tale Bride!

On July 29 and on an incredible and much more summery day 35 years ago, the world was ‘lost’ in a sea of enthusiastic flag waving, military parades, dubious hats, the soaring strains of Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance, swathes of ivory taffeta and unbridled patriotic fever to celebrate the wedding of the Prince of Wales to the Lady Diana Spencer. 574 more words

Contemporary Worlds

So Final, So Over. The Death of Marilyn Monroe...

August 5 commemorates the untimely death of Marilyn Monroe at the age of 36, an effervescent glamour puss and arguably the most famous female icon of all time. 606 more words

Contemporary Worlds

Her Fashion Story

Last week I took a trip to London to view Diana Her Fashion Story at Kensington Palace.  Much has been written about both the exhibition and Diana’s relationship with clothes.  699 more words

Fashion History & Exhibitions

A Winding Rose

This window in the north transept was originally installed in more prosaic church days, with the shape of a graceful rose but the seriousness of plain glass.   47 more words

Thursday Special

Time To Move On?

There are many column inches and social media posts devoted to the title HRH The Duchess of Cornwall will take when her husband HRH The Prince of Wales (Prince Charles) becomes King. 679 more words