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Mansur Gavriel S/S16 collection

Feminine colours for Mansur Gavriel S/S16 collection, photos and a collage

wink to the seventies was my first thought when I saw this über feminine collection from Mansur Gavriel. 192 more words


How to... dress like you

I’m an all or nothing kind of girl. I want all of it!

So when I was asked to pick what style best describes me, my response was quite simply… all of them! 615 more words

Oddly Seductive

I am loving fashion right now.

Not that this is a newfound infatuation, but I can’t remember the last time I was this excited about current trends. 381 more words


Review | Jackie the Musical, New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

We took a trip back to Planet Seventies at the New Alexandra Theatre as Jackie the Musical swept into town. Based on the book by Mike James, … 531 more words

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Summer film 4: Avanti (1972), Billy Wilder

Like with Summertime, the plot is fairly straightforward; Wendell Armbruster Jr. (Jack Lemmon, always fabulous), a successful businessman travels to the island of Ischia to make arrangements for the return of his father’s body. 245 more words

Summer film 3: Jaws (1975)

Everybody knows that it’s the story of a small island community threatened by an enormous great white shark. Don’t be put off though by people sniggering about the fake looking shark, humming the famous theme tune or doing impressions of Roy Scheider’s police chief finally coming to the conclusion that “You’re gonna need a bigger boat.” They can sneer all they like as far as I’m concerned because I think this is a truly great film. 173 more words

Treasures & Trash

The last couple of months have seen me undertake a much needed major declutter. Having trawled through over forty years of paraphernalia and memories, I am left with an empty loft, a garage that can now accommodate my car, and a house that, unburdened from the weight of unnecessary possessions, must have risen at least six inches from the ground. 309 more words