The Met Gala is always a spectacle, whether the theme is punk, technology, China, Old Hollywood, or the slightly controversial ‘Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and The Catholic Imagination’, with its “Sunday Best” dress code. Of course, this year was extra exciting as one of the co-chairs is Rihanna, and she always knows how to work a theme, the other is Donatella Versace, which means Atelier Versace will certainly be making a statement. There were lots of different takes on the ‘Catholic Imagination’ theme, of course, crosses galore, clergy and nun references, as well as medieval art, the Crusades, Joan of Arc,
As well as getting the house in order, there is also the rather large task of taming our rather large garden, and deciding what we are going to do with it. It was a long autumn and winter, which I have to confess, we didn’t do much to keep it tidy and maintained, which probably would have helped now, but now, we face the dilemma on where to start, as well as what do we want to do, it is like starting from scratch but you don’t know what’s going to pop-up next. Well, one thing I know, I love
I love having fun in the garden, whether that’s lounging about soaking up the sun, tending to my flowers or playing with Falcon, but one of my favourite things is to entertain. I love having people over for a spot of lunch al fresco in the summertime, and I was grateful to our mini heatwave as it coincided with my garden delivery of cushions from Dekoria for my tropical safari picnic set-up. After sharing last week some inspiration to enjoy your garden this summer, I thought I would showcase one of my easy-to-achieve statement Pinterest-worthy garden picnics, no matter what
One of the things I love most when the weather gets warmer and the sun is shining is getting outdoors and enjoying our garden, it is like my happy place, total relaxation and I love just hanging out having picnics under my favourite tree, creating the ultimate chill-out zone to read my book, as well as having everyone over for a monster barbecue. After our little mini heatwave last week it got me thinking, what did I want to put in our garden to jazz it up ready for the next wave of sunshine, so I’ve teamed up with the
When it comes to spring style, my trusty denim jacket is top of the list, it has become this perfect wardrobe staple that literally goes with everything and makes a summer look fit for spring, and that changeable weather. You know what I mean, sunny weather but freezing, well my Primark denim jacket has become my go-to jacket of late as not only is it so comfortable, but I love that it is the perfect fit. Even though denim jackets are everywhere, no matter what every brand has one, year-in-year out, the fit of each is such a personal thing.