Celebrating the Jubilee with Topshop & Meadham Kirchhoff

Today Topshop hosted the only jubilee party I’d ever want to attend. In collaboration with one of my most favourite designers Meadham Kirchhoff, installing a huge window display and a shop so full of glitter and pastel colours it made me salivate. (Is that weird? I can’t be the only one?!). anywho, as the crowd were building […]

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Raindance Saturday Film School

Having always been a big film buff (this derives from my love of 80’s movies) and not having formally studied any type of media or film related degree, I decided to head to Raindance for a one day film school with my Director of Photography friend Matt Thomas. First a little intro: ‘Since 1993, Raindance […]

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‘Sufi Series’ by Victoria Heald

So you may remember I posted a while back of me sitting (or standing awkwardly) for the fabulous painter Victoria Heald. Here’s the final result, which Victoria exhibited at ‘Heald & Hodgkinson: Modern Painters’ in Mayfair. S’cuse my disco bra and all.. Pretty effing cool eh? Priced at £2,400 each, let’s hope no pervert buys them. […]

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Author Shoes – Boutique Launch

“Where the liquor is cold, but the shoes are hot” Thursday 12th April see’s the speakeasy launch of Author Shoes, complete with 1920’s theme – which means DRESSING UP! (a vintage hair stylist professional will be on hand to make you look flapper tastic!), original music from the ol’ grammar phone and drinks and nibbles! […]

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Pick Me Up Fair Private View Review

Check out my review over at Candid magazines website. I forgot to mention the mini burgers and insanely huge pig leg offered as canapés! Very kitsch. Also we got a wee bit snap happy with the camera, so here’s a few more pictures of the fair; Loving Zim & Zou paper sculptures! S for Sufiyeh! By Yuko Michishita […]

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Getting Ready for Pick Me Up Fair!

Contemporary Graphic Art Fair at Somerset House 22 March – 1 April 2012 Anthony Burrill for Pick Me Up Pick Me Up, the UK’s first annual contemporary graphic art fair and festival, celebrating graphic arts in all its forms, returns for its biggest edition yet this spring. Open from 22 March to 1 April, the […]

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PUG DOGS FOR HAPPY KIDS

Online luxury retailer Luisa Via Roma partners up with Steiff teddy bears to raise money for Unicef; Steiff plush pug dogs have been given new life by 21 of the world’s most talented fashion designers. The project unites designers, bloggers and fashionistas in support of children in Bangladesh. Possibly one of the most awesome ideas […]

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Adam Ant: Dandy in the Underworld Private View & Live Performance

So I may not have been technically born when Adam Ant first arrived on the British music scene defining a generation between punk and glam rock, but I grew up listening to his music thanks to my then teenage sisters thus developing a huge childhood crush on this makeup wearing, tight trouser fitting new romantic […]

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Hockney & Freud Reviews in the new issue of Candid Magazine

The lovely and talented people behind Candid Magazine issue 3 brings you the concise truth concerning Fashion, Art & Film. Go read it, and also read my reviews of the colourful David Hockney at the Royal Academy (p.97) & the compelling Lucian Freud Portraits Exhibition at The National Portrait Gallery (p.130) candidonline/issue3 go! go! go!

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