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Wafting at 60....
Gothic Silk
On a lighter note we've turned our thoughts to the great Gothic novels of Wilkie Collins and Bram Stokers to conjure up this sumptuous silk shirt. Rich in pattern and luxurious to the touch, it's in very limited supply. The most frightening thing of...
But is it art?
Croquet Championships
I've just completed my third World Championships, representing England. Contrary to popular imagery, this is a game now dominated by youth; the new Champion is a mere 23 years old.
More Flags
To celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty, The Queen, I have dug out some favourite flags from Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee of 1897. I have been collecting antique flags since I was a teenager. These are now rare things, as they were inexpensively...