House Of Harlow 1960

13 Dec 18

Crisis? What crisis? Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest Denis Diderot 1 The United Kingdom during the 1970s experienced the best of times with the lingering aftermath of the swinging sixties and the worst of times, which included its infamous winter of discontent. […]

10 Dec 18
Lowmiller Consulting Group Blog

Time magazine on Monday announced its shortlist of 2018 Person of the Year nominees, which includes families separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.  “Separated families” is among 10 finalists on the weekly newsmagazine’s shortlist for the annual cover story, referring to the Trump administration’s massively controversial zero-tolerance policy of separating children from their parents who illegally […]

09 Dec 18
50122050 (Animation Year 1)

Events that happened in late 1800s London (09/10/18) *Industrial Revolution *Secure Work *New Inventions *London was the biggest city at the time *Gas Lighting *Population grew *Shipping Ports *Considered to be tolerant – a safe space *West end became higher class *East end became lower class *Landmarks were built like; crystal palace (made out of […]

09 Dec 18
O Society

In this excerpt from Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer — and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class, authors Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson explain the significance of the Powell Memorandum, a call-to-arms for American corporations written by Virginia lawyer (and future U.S. Supreme Court justice) Lewis Powell to a neighbor […]

06 Dec 18

When it comes to beauty products I never think twice about the money I’m spending. My paycheques are basically handed right over to Sephora. However, when I’m shopping for my closet I have a hard time dishing out the cash.  So… I’ve decided to make a current fashion wish list here on my blog to […]

05 Dec 18
Municipal Dreams

Apologies for the lack of recent postings – I’ve been up and down the country talking about council housing and my book.  That is, of course, a shameless plug for Municipal Dreams: the Rise and Fall of Council Housing which is available from all good bookshops and can right now – just in time for […]

28 Nov 18

The winter festival is also set to world premiere new films starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Lupita Nyong’o, Allison Janney and Viola Davis Highly anticipated titles like Zac Efron’s Ted Bundy drama Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile from Joe Berlingers and Dan Gilroy’s Nightcrawler follow-up Velvet Buzzsaw, which reunites Jake Gyllenhaal and Rene Russo plus Pippa […]

25 Nov 18
where i am

I’ve realised recently that I’ve been looking at my wardrobe wrong.  Rather than trying to keep it ‘minimalist’ and panicking every time a new piece enters it without removing something old, I have changed my tactic in that I’m allowing it to fill with pieces I love (and that fit, are intact and unstained (#mumlife)).

20 Nov 18
News Exc Celebrity

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She is known for her eye-popping street style.

And Nicole Richie was striking when she was glimpsed hoofing it in Los Angeles in a red floral robe coat reminiscent of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner.

The 37-year-old ex The Simple Life star had on an outfit that slightly resembled pajamas as well, including a loose-fitted dark blouse with a bit of sheen.