It all started with a flippant remark to my husband, (well, these things do, don’t they?). On hearing me proclaim that I had nothing to wear, he gave a somewhat textbook-male response asking ‘what about all of those clothes taking up 98% of our wardrobe space?’ ‘None of them are suitable – in fact, they’re […]
One unremarkable Spring day some years back, I was helping my mum with a big clear-out of her house. Amidst the one-eyed dolls, long-silenced radios and dog-eared school projects all lined up for review, appeared a once-white cardboard box. ‘Have a look inside’, urged my mum. Under the lid I found layers of aged tissue […]
On the first weekend of my NYC adventure last October, I spent the Sunday in the Lower East Side at the annual Grub Street Food Festival, happy as a pig … well, happier than the pigs on the spit, put it that way.