The Holiday Windows | Selfridges – Futuristic and Minimalistic

I hated this window when I saw it, it didn’t make sense, where was the pomp and ceremony? Where was Christmas, the glitz, glamour and tree. I didn’t even think s’nice I just thought wtf is this. BUT as with the liberty window it took a few visits for me to actually really love this…

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The Holiday Windows | Harvey Nichols- Tipsy & Tinsel and A Secret Forest

At first I was unsure about this window, I thought s’nice but not at all festive but having had time to digest it, I rather like it. It reminds me of this window from Harrods that led to my short-is story, but this feels like the continuation, the arrival in the alps of all the…

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Advent Stories #13- Serendipity

Fitz remembers the first time he met Sloane. It was at a Jay-Z concert at the Barclay Arena, one he decided to attend at the very last minute, when his friends wouldn’t take no for an answer. She is best friends with his cousin, April and he’d heard about her from a bunch of people…

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Advent Stories #10- Sisterly Love

‘The paper is failing.’ Bella says as soon as they sit down, Sloane finally accepted her offer to sit. ‘How?’ ‘I didn’t listen to you. I got complacent and I did not set up the website in time so everything was stale. Returns are terrible and readers are fleeing online.’ Sloane sighed. She suspected this…

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Advent Stories #9- All Is Not Well With All

‘She said that?!’ ‘Yes she did.’ Bea has just finishing telling Serena about her fall out with her mother-in-law. Three hours into the flight and she doesn’t feel any better about it. The fight with her mother-in-law was always going to happen. Since marrying Edward she indulged the woman, turned a blind eye or deaf…

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Advent Stories #1- What Bella Did

‘What are we doing for the holidays?’ ‘I don’t know. What do you want to do?’ Sloane looks at her husband as she gets dressed. He is still in bed, no signs of getting out of it. ‘You’re really not going into the office today?’ ‘Nope. You don’t have to go in too, you know.’…

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The Lazy Girl’s Holiday Gift Guide (2)

I love Christmas, have I told you before? I really love Christmas, everything has a glorious glow to it, everyone is nicer, the air is cleaner, people are friendlier, shoppers are chirpier, and there is that invisible hug of happiness all around. And Christmas Carols and Christmas Movies. Christmas for me has always been about family,…

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London- The Harrods Holiday Window.

The Holiday. Starring The Knightsbridge Set. Lady Knight Meet Lady Knight, she’s just popped into Harrods to do serious damage on her cheating husband’s Black Amex. The tabloids are having a filled day at her expense and she is here to have one at his. She’ll be on board the Six O’clock Express to Gstaad…

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