Tag: books

in the news: the devil wears prada sequel is coming

in the news: the devil wears prada sequel is coming

I love The Devil Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger – I own the book in two languages and have seen the film adaption starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway more times than I can count – so I’m very excited by the news out of […]

gift idea #8: the harry potter fan

gift idea #8: the harry potter fan

The book series ended a few years ago, the film series ended this year and now poor Harry Potter fans have nothing left to keep them going. Perhaps you could excite the grown-up fan in your life with a boxed adult set of the books […]

friday film: organizing the bookcase

friday film: organizing the bookcase

Can you believe it’s Friday again already? Admittedly it’s been a big week for me, but it seems to have just flown (pun intended). To celebrate the impeding arrival of the weekend, today’s Friday film is cute and upbeat. I was made aware of it […]

lusting for: book bags

lusting for: book bags

In early December, I fell madly in love with Olympia Le Tan’s book clutches, after seeing Natalie Portman carry the Lolita version to the Black Swan premiere. Le Tan’s intricate reproductions of classic book covers are created using embroidered canvas and the results are truly […]

gift idea #22: the globetrotter

gift idea #22: the globetrotter

You’ve just discovered that your cousin who has been backpacking his way around the world is now going to be home for Christmas. You haven’t bought him anything yet and it’s too late to guarantee online deliveries will make it. So what do you get […]

gift idea #17: the bookworm

gift idea #17: the bookworm

As a self-confessed bookworm, I often unwrap a book or ten on Christmas morning. As much as I love receiving books, I also love jewelry so it’s great to find a way to combine the two. If you have a bookworm of your own to […]

festive = charitable at anthropologie

festive = charitable at anthropologie

While cruising the Anthropologie website this morning looking for outfits for my work Christmas parties (one themed “glam” and the other “shine”), I noticed the clever folks at Anthro have added a charitable feature to the site. Under each major category, there’s a link to […]