Way back in the spring, 2012 took a strange direction. My father died very suddenly and I stopped blogging. Partly because there was too much happening – largely because it wasn’t something that I felt I could write about in a blog. Conversely it felt impossible to write at all without mentioning such a […]

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Bath in Fashion – Vintage Fashion Fair

After Julian Roberts’ fascinating demonstration of Subtraction Cutting at the Assembly Rooms I headed down to Green Park Station to have a look at the Vintage Fashion Fair. The sunny Sunday afternoon mood was perfectly set with accompaniment from The Gavin Lazarus Trio playing jazz standards as well as original music, whilst visitors enjoyed cava, […]

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Bath in Fashion – Julian Roberts, Subtraction Cutting Demonstration

Armed with my sketchbook, pens and Caran d’Ache, I wasn’t exactly sure what I’d be drawing at Julian Roberts Subtraction Cutting demonstration. Arriving at The Assembly Rooms on a gloriously sunny Sunday morning with the Abbey bells ringing through the city, I found a seat in the Georgian Ballroom where a row of mannequins displayed […]

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Bath in Fashion, Catwalk Show at The Guildhall

Back at the wonderful Guildhall this week for the Bath in Fashion Spring Summer ’12 Collections Catwalk Show. In no time at all the end of the queue had disappeared from sight. As we headed towards the sweeping staircase we were offered delicious little treats from Hotel Chocolat. We made our way into the majestic […]

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