Karen Toms

Posts with Month: September 2011

The view from my office

polruan ferry at polruan quay, cornwall

This is the view from my office today.

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The view from my office

Max Mara's Coats! Exhibition in Moscow

Max Mara's Coats! Exhibition in Moscow
I’m a big fan of Max Mara and if I could afford it, I would splurge each season a few of their outfits. The one item I particularly hanker after is one of Max Mara’s classic camel coats.

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A purple Hermes number

Hermes H-hour watch in iris

I may adore my Cartier tank watch but it doesn’t stop me having a rival on my wish list.

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A purple Hermes number

Happy Autumn

Autumn in Regents Park in London

Following Friday’s equinox, Autumn is officially here – and I am dragging my heels.

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Happy Autumn

Having been away from London for the past few weeks getting married and grabbing a few days away on honeymoon, I returned on Monday determined to grab some of the London Design Festival.

So early evening yesterday, I headed to the Swedish Ambassador’s Residence on Portland Place to see the HEMMA: Swedish Design Goes London exhibition.

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Sainsbury's Live Well for Less

Last week whilst I was on our brief honeymoon (longer one to follow…), I stumbled across a double page advert in The Times for Sainsbury’s new “Live Well for Less” campaign.

It stopped me in my tracks and I turned to my new husband and said “Wow – that’s a new angle”. Read more ›