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best of 2012: music

best of 2012: music

With the official Gangnam Style YouTube clip hitting 1 billion views just an hour or so ago, it seems a great time to discuss the best songs of the year. Of course, the K-Pop hit has to be up there, along with Carly Rae Jepson’s […]

2012 in review: movies

2012 in review: movies

I love film but with everything that’s been going on this year, I must admit I’ve watched less than I normally would. As a result, I will be even less offended than usual if you choose to disagree with my nominations! So without any further […]

friday film: all i want for christmas is you

friday film: all i want for christmas is you

It’s time to get festive! It’s less than two weeks until Christmas and as I type, the snow is falling outside my window in big, fluffy flakes. If your weather is a little less conducive to a festive mood, the below clip ought to get […]

at the movies: skyfall

at the movies: skyfall

I’m a Bond fan from way back so I was really excited to check out the latest instalment in the franchise. Let me start by saying Skyfall is spectacular, and you should see it. If you don’t want to know anything else, stop reading and […]

what’s on:  the scribe’s house

what’s on: the scribe’s house

Anthropologie is proud to debut The Scribe’s House by Argentinean artist Pablo Lehmann. The installation — vestiges of an imaginary living space crafted from the pages of discarded books — explores the power of language and comprehension. It captures the tension between words, shape, meaning […]

in the news: anne hathaway’s wedding dress

in the news: anne hathaway’s wedding dress

Congratulations to the gorgeous Anne Hathaway and Adam Schulman, who married in Big Sur on Saturday. We don’t have any official photos of the happy couple yet, but Valentino has released a sketch of the wedding dress – and it’s divine (those paparazzi shots don’t […]

what’s on: project x

what’s on: project x

When I ducked over to London for a long weekend with the girls, little did I expect that we would end up being summoned to a parole hearing… and at the London Transport Museum at that! Project X is an intriguing immersive-theatre experience where you […]

(almost) at the movies: cloud atlas

(almost) at the movies: cloud atlas

I must confess I haven’t read the best-selling novel (it’s shameful how often this seems to be happening lately) but watching this trailer makes me want to run down to the store and buy it right away! For those, like me, who haven’t read it, […]

in the news: blake lively weds ryan reynolds

in the news: blake lively weds ryan reynolds

Even Gossip Girl didn’t know about this weekend’s biggest secret – Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds got hitched! While no photos have emerged yet (apparently Martha Stewart Wedding will have the exclusive in the December issue), we have heard that the bride wore a Marchesa […]

friday film: it’s getting late

friday film: it’s getting late

The most recent short film in Miu Miu’s Woman Tales series premiered tonight at the Venice Film Festival – so please excuse me for being a bit early with this week’s Friday film but I couldn’t wait to share it with you! Directed by Iranian-American […]

5 must-pack items: beach break

5 must-pack items: beach break

With the gorgeous weather we’re experiencing in Europe right now, I’m pretty sure everyone is either at the beach or wishing they were! To help you get prepared (or enable your day-dreaming), here are my top 5 essential items to pack for a beach break. […]

fashion inspiration: the great gatsby

fashion inspiration: the great gatsby

It’s still another five months before the film hits our screens, but designers are already taking inspiration from Baz Luhrman’s The Great Gatsby (noteably Gucci and Alberta Feretti). This is going to be a big look for fall so here are some ideas on how […]