Monthly Archives: June 2016

The lost art of the family picnic

So the conversation might go a little something like this.. “Darling?” “Yes dear” “You’re not working this weekend are you darling?” “No dear” “Why don’t we go out for a picnic on Sunday? You know how much Dorothy loves to … Continue reading

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Amoungst les vignes

Last month our annual family holiday led us to the Gironde region of France, specifically the windswept Atlantic west coast just North of Bordeaux. It’s a well known haunt for surfers, but also has endless sandy beaches, and thus was the perfect location … Continue reading

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Art For Art’s Sake

So what does your run of the mill Art Deco enthusiast hang on the walls of their humble abode? Vintage travel posters? A Chinese reproduction canvas of a Tamara de Lempicka painting?.. or perhaps a framed and mounted period advertisement featuring a … Continue reading

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