The Bling Ring – A Review

I was thoroughly excited when Sofia Coppola’s latest film The Bling Ring was finally released in cinemas. Alongside Kathryn Bigelow, she one of my favourite female directors. The Bling Ring sees the famous director once again put her unique stamp on a series of high profile celebrity robberies that occurred in 2009, … [Read more...]

Monday Musings…

Monday Musings are back in full swing after my little break from the blogging world, and it feels lovely to be writing again. Once I came back from Paris and Versailles, I needed a short break to recharge my batteries as everything was quite hectic before I left. To start the post off I thought I'd post a little about … [Read more...]

The Virgin Suicides: A Book Review

I had never read The Virgin Suicides before now. In fact, there was great reason for me avoiding the novel, though the story intrigued me very much. I had seen the film you see, and will never forget the horror I felt as I watched the final act unfold before my eyes. Although the title does give these events away to … [Read more...]

Monday Musings…

Starting off, I had a bit of a hair related disaster this weekend just gone, when I was leaning over some candles and the ends of my hair went on fire!!!!  (I know, I can't believe it either). Judging from my web based research, this has happened to a lot of ladies (thankfully though, it was not as bad as this),  and … [Read more...]

Vogue Magazine: Maire Antoinette – The Teen Queen Who Rocked Versailles

I'm a sucker for Vogue magazine. In particular, the fashion spreads in the US magazine are generally incredible to look at, thanks to the formidable talents of Creative Director Grace Coddington (FYI: She is amazing). I was having a look back at some of my favourite shoots over the past number of years and the 2006 … [Read more...]