Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Internet Scrapbook No.7

1. Photographs of... nowhere in particular.



If you weren't hankering after a road trip, you will be now. Photographer Matthias Heiderich captured all these beautiful but lifeless shots in his series 'Nowhere in

Wednesday, 11 November 2015

Cocktails at the World's Oldest Surviving Music Hall...


The last time we were in London, Dan and I signed up for a date night with a difference. We took a backstage tour of what might be the East End's best-kept secret

Monday, 9 November 2015

The Brighton Farm with a Surprise!


I've lived in Brighton for 12 years and been on a lot of walks along the South Downs, I mean a lot. But the other day we were walking through some countryside,

Monday, 2 November 2015

Movie Hotel Notepads


Whenever I stay in a hotel, I get excited to see if there's a little notepad in your room to take home as a momentoBut what if you could write on notepads from your favourite hotels in

Thursday, 25 June 2015

Postcards from New York City


Every year, I go to New York and this post is dedicated to keeping the holiday spirit alive. We did so many great things – sunset sailing on the Hudson River, cheese tasting at one of the city's most famous cheese shops, endless wandering around the Metropolitan Museum of Art – arguably one of the world's best museums (with a Martini bar on the rooftop.). Oh and did I mention the food? The food. 












Here's the view across Manhattan and Central Park from the Met Museum's rooftop. 


Yes - this is Don Draper's real office! It was on display at the Museum of the Moving Image, in an area called Astoria in Queens, also home to the historic Kaufman Studios (totally random fact thrown in there).


Evidence of an obligatory first-night trip up the Empire State Building – that view. 


Here are some shots of our time gallery hopping in Chelsea, an area in downtown Manhattan filled with lots of art spaces, which open late every Thursday night when they hold receptions for their new shows. It's great – you make a plan, and skip from gallery to gallery, enjoying a glass of wine in each if you want. 








Monday, 15 June 2015

How to Dress Like a New Yorker


I'm back from New York and had a fabulous time, obv. But every time I come home, I vow that I’ll dress more ‘New Yorkie’ (don't laugh). Just to explain, I don't want to