Monthly Archives: May 2010

a gift of lemons

London is all kinds of cold and rainy and windy and gross today, keeping us inside and out of fashion. We ate at this restaurant a few weeks back, and I couldn’t resist taking a picture of this bowl of … Continue reading

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I find ostentatious, posed shots on fashion blogs annoying. Nothing will make me click an escape faster than a pastel-clad “model” that is casually leaping into the air. This doesn’t happen in my neighborhood. This isn’t the Mary Tyler Moore … Continue reading

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the elusive mr. p

(Prada Sport jacket)

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ain’t no sunshine

The weather today was not so nice as it has been, but the cooler temperature gave me an excuse to layer up plaid and stripes so I can’t complain. This jacket is another piece from the Paul Smith sample sale … Continue reading

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the great outdoors

The park looked so pretty this morning that after I finished photographing P’s outfit I decided to wander around a bit and snap some pictures of whatever caught my eye.  I’m a little embarrassed to confess that we’ve been London since … Continue reading

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the grey lady

Even though the sun has finally come out here in London, I’m still down below in the dungeon working on my dissertation for a couple more months.  The concrete wall outside my window isn’t particularly inspiring, but these pretty cement-colored … Continue reading

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a new look

I made an actual effort to get dressed the other day, helped along by this pinstriped trench I picked up at the Paul Smith sample sale.  I wasn’t very familiar with Paul Smith before we came to London, but his … Continue reading

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