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The Islington Twins, London, 1977, photographed by Janette Beckman. 
Jul 16, 2013 / 1 note

The Islington Twins, London, 1977, photographed by Janette Beckman. 

Not me this year. You?
Jul 12, 2013 / 1 note

Not me this year. You?

As cultivated people know, culture is above all a matter of orientation. It’s a matter of being able to find your bearings.
Pierre Bayard
Jul 11, 2013 / 1 note
Field of dreams.
Jul 9, 2013

Field of dreams.

Sexy, powerful and from the UK. I call it my “Idris Elba.”
Jul 7, 2013

Sexy, powerful and from the UK. I call it my “Idris Elba.”

Stephen Tennant’s side table at Wilsford Manor, complete with personal postcard rack.
Jul 5, 2013

Stephen Tennant’s side table at Wilsford Manor, complete with personal postcard rack.

Serotonin reuptake inhibitors.
Jul 3, 2013

Serotonin reuptake inhibitors.

Jul 1, 2013

Balthazar Getty’s new album is a summer pleasure.

I also love No. 47, The Queen’s Guard, and No. 52, L’Etoile de l’Inde.
Jun 30, 2013 / 1 note

I also love No. 47, The Queen’s Guard, and No. 52, L’Etoile de l’Inde.

William Hazlitt said 160 years ago that you could dress up in fantastic clothes or behave in fantastic fashion in the street and not a soul would take any notice of you—on the general ground that it was your business and nobody else’s.
From London Perceived by V. S. Pritchett
Jun 28, 2013