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Travel

Chalet Des Lys – Arc 1950

Chalet Des Lys – Arc 1950

We were delighted to arrive at our cosy log cabin; stepping over our slate and stone threshold in to the living room where red lamp shades hung over the dining table, and wrought iron table lamps sat on hand carved stands. We quickly got the log fire burning and settled […]

by × January 10, 2018 × 0 comments

Travel

Fleur de Lys – Arc 1950, France

Fleur de Lys – Arc 1950, France

We were delighted to arrive at our cosy log cabin; stepping over our slate and stone threshold in to the living room where red lamp shades hung over the dining table, and wrought iron table lamps sat on hand carved stands. We quickly got the log fire burning and settled […]

by × January 12, 2017 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Food

The Arts Club, London

The Arts Club, London

‘This club is instituted for the purpose of facilitating the social intercourse of those connected with, or interested in Art, Literature or Science.’ We have been a member of The Arts Club in Dover Street, for a few years now, and quite frankly, we’d be lost without it. In the […]

by × September 4, 2012 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Home Page

The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900

The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900

The Aesthetic movement prized the importance of art and beauty above all else and swept across fine arts, decorative arts, literature and interior design. Its key figures included Whistler, Burne-Jones, Rossetti, Leighton, William Morris and Oscar Wilde. The Cult of Beauty at the V&A has gathered together many of its masterpieces […]

by × May 15, 2011 × 0 comments