Tag Archives: Fashion

Nouveau Toff

The owner of one of my favourite shops appeared in ‘Close up‘ today, a feature in the G2 section of the Guardian. I’ve always believed in the motto ‘buy cheap buy twice’. Judging from his £140 umbrella I’m not alone.


Fashion Vs. Sport – V&A, London

Worth a visit if you’re ever around SW6 / South Kensington. Particularly enjoyed the collection of vintage Fila clothing, trainers and my favourite: a fixed gear bike, the result of a collaboration between Paul Smith and Derbyshire’s finest bike builders – Mercian. I also highly recommended the V&A tea room (past the Madjeski garden bit) and particularly their fine selection of crisps.

The Masters 2008 – Ian Poulter & West Bromwich Albion


Would really love to see Poulter win the Masters this weekend or at least get a top three finish. Its a shame Immelman is playing so well. In football news i’m going to the hawthorns this afternoon home of the mighty West Bromwich Albion to atone my almost unforgivable sin of visiting arch rivals Wolves two weeks ago. I can hear the chants of Judas already….