STYLE AND PRESENCE, GRACE AND GOOD MANNERS Guest blog by STIG

STYLE AND PRESENCE, GRACE AND GOOD MANNERS Guest blog by STIG

In an era where the ubiquity of social media can give the most minor of celebrities the patina of fame and today’s latest fad becomes outdated almost overnight, it is worth reflecting on the true meaning of character and personality. It is an old, but nonetheless...
SLOW PLEASURES IN A HECTIC WORLD – Guest blog by STIG

SLOW PLEASURES IN A HECTIC WORLD – Guest blog by STIG

Change today happens so fast and on such scale that it can play tricks on the mind. There is no better example of this than the ubiquity of social media. Such has been their explosive growth and all-pervasive influence on every aspect of life that the temptation is to...
The big screen and picture books

The big screen and picture books

Many people have asked me over the years… ”What is it that has influenced you and where does your inspiration come from?”The answer is simple, it’s all around us, if we open our eyes and look.I love observing,… I would never swap a chair in a city square...
A TASTE OF HONEY!!!!… Guest blog by STIG

A TASTE OF HONEY!!!!… Guest blog by STIG

When you have had a consuming interest in a particular aspect of life, it is sometimes hard to remember precisely where it all began!!! And I have, I confess, a passion for style and menswear that belies my upbringing in a mining village in Yorkshire. My grandad was a...
Antiques, Art, London , style and work…..mmm that is work!

Antiques, Art, London , style and work…..mmm that is work!

Soon there will be a bank holiday Monday, and like the Sabbath we are closed!… I look forward to a rest.The Summer, despite the intermittent sunshine, has been very busy.Our wedding business has been buoyant and our London business is steady with some lovely...