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What the men are wearing at "posh" French weddings

What the men are wearing …

Well I have never seen anything quite like it. I thought red, orange and bright blue trousers were the preserve of the English upper class country gentleman. However I was wrong the fashion seems to have caught on for chic…

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Our beautiful village

Our beautiful village

Just arrived back in our beautiful village. The first picture is a view over the valley from our terrace. It has been a long hot busy summer in London so we are just settling in for a well earned rest.…

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What to wear to an open air opera on a summers evening

What to wear to an …

We spent a glorious evening at the Holland Park Opera recently and for once it was sublimely hot so I had an opportunity to wear my lighter weight linens, often a rarity in an English summer. As the nights begin…

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Horizontal or vertical stripes. Which make you look taller and slimmer?

Horizontal or vertical stripes. Which …

I had some lovely comments to my last post  “What to wear to a summer barbecue” so thank you to all my lovely readers. One particular comment caught my eye as I had not really noted that I was wearing…

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What to wear to an English summer barbecue

What to wear to an …

Always a conundrum with the variable British weather. So I decided on a long stripy skirt teamed with a white T shirt and a grey cardigan in case it turned chilly. I also popped a pashmina into my bag to…

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