• London Fashion Week and the year of the fat girl


    Shock news: Size 12 and 14 models are purported to be on the runway at London Fashion Week! (Here’s a link to the furore) I’ve missed the summer sales in London, but I have the heads’ up for NZ’s winter fashion 2010. Rip open the potato chips – it’s the year of the fat girl!…

  • Blogging on the tracks: Paris

    Paris Opera

    Day 2: Paris We leave Brussels nice and early (well the lady-like hour of 9.13am) bound for Paris on the speedy Thalys train. It takes 1 and a quarter hours and we arrive smack in the heart of the romantic city. The Thalys train serves food (free to us travelling in 1st class including a…