Friday, 12 February 2016

8 Surprising Things I Learned at the Vogue 100: A Century of Style Exhibition in London


Yesterday, I was invited to the opening of the Vogue 100: A Century of Style exhibition. I'd wanted to see this exhibition since before the people at Vogue and the National Portrait

Monday, 8 February 2016

Inside the New York Times Archives


Coming across videos like this is such a treat. I would pay good money to spend the day sifting through the newspaper’s old print archives, a department that used to be

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

The Seaside Prom Queens of 1960s Brighton


If you've ever had an unpleasant experience as a tourist in Brighton – overdone it in the sun, paid too much to park (likely), bought fish and chips caked in grease (hmmm,

Monday, 1 February 2016

The Time Marlon Brando Refused to Collect his Oscar for The Godfather


Here's an interesting fact to spew when someone starts talking to you about the 'Oscars too white' debate. On 27th March 1973, actor Marlon Brando refused to accept his Best Actor