Author Archives: Jane

Resort 2016: No. 6

Timing is everything, and so on an exceptionally hot day in London (it’s already uncomfortable at 6am) it was serendipity that the No. 6 resort collection caught my eye. The looks are relaxed, yet polished, and better yet, with the exception of the coat in look 1, all would be perfect to slip into today […]

Petersham Nurseries School of Garden Inspiration

A happy discovery at this year’s GROW London Contemporary Garden Fair was Petersham Nurseries‘ newly-launched “School of Garden Inspiration”. The gorgeous class brochure highlights the wide variety of class options that will to appeal to garden aesthetes whether they’re resident or tourist. Courses range from the serious (vegetable garden planning and rose-bush pruning) to the […]

Exploring London: Southerden Patisserie and Café

If all goes according to (my) plan, we have one year to go as full-time Londoners. This lends a bit of bittersweet to my #exploring expeditions — it’s the last summer! — but it also is a brilliant motivator to get out there and make the most of it. And so, over the weekend, we shook […]

Photo Favorites: June 2015

My world is all about roses at the moment. Every chance I get, I head to Paddington Street Gardens in Marylebone to take in the overwhelming display of blooms. (An Instagram friend remarked that roses must thrive on pollution and neglect, and given their success in London, I’m inclined to agree.) Trying to enjoy every […]

Resort 2016: Brock Collection

Brock Collection cemented its utilitarian luxe® bona fides with a resort collection filled with covetable items. Elegant coats in blush and black, a cozy textured sweater in cream, and jeans inspired by Carolyn Bessette. Yes to it all, please. See the complete presentation at brock collection courtesy photos by peter goldman for like my […]