Photo: Tommy Ton Did you leave your Christmas shopping to the last minute? Yeah you did. Yeahhhh you did. Me too. It’s not that I don’t love the people I’m buying for, it’s just that I haven’t gotten around to doing it just yet. Does that make me a bad person? It remains to be seen. To help myself (and any other dilly-dalliers out there), I’ve put together a list below of 10 things that I would happily give or receive this Christmas. most of the items are well under 100 bucks, some would work as stocking stuffers, but thereClick to Continue!
1. The 50/50 possibility that I’m going to Coachella in two and a half weeks.2. The latest issue of Fantastic Man, which is on newsstands right now and which you need to pick up immediately. Besides brilliant pieces about my favourite expat Kiwi Tim Blanks and A.P.C.’s Jean Touitou, there’s an interview with Nigel Stowe, the general manager of London’s members only Arts Club. Says he: “Oddly enough, I’m happiest when I’m trying to pull back a table. When you walk into a room, you look at the heads. If they’re up, then there’s your problem table. The worst thingClick to Continue!
To make myself sound just a little bit more hypocritical after that last post, here’s a list of things I need right now. Note that I said need and not want. These are necessities. Bare necessities. They include – spectacles, candles, shoes, tee shirts, pants, blazers and sweaters. First up, grey flannel pants (above), oh, and look – beige socks. I do believe this is the photo that launched a thousand ships. Fred Astaire would have approved. See below.I am long sighted with stigmatisms but I very rarely wear my glasses. I should. If I had these Moscot Originals YukelClick to Continue!
I spend a hell of a lot of time in my bedroom. It’s big and warm and cosy and most importantly it’s my space. I’m currently in the process of refurbishing it, which is a good thing to do when you feel like you need a bit of a change in life. I’m already sleeping better and get a little twinge of happiness when I walk into my refreshed room. First I gave it a big clean and de-cluttered my wardrobe by getting rid of anything I hadn’t worn in the last 6 months. I changed the position and directionClick to Continue!