Karen Toms

Posts with Month: June 2013

Gormley Thames statue

I love the fact that a statue by Antony Gormley has appeared in the Thames outside a pub owned by actor Sir Ian McKellen.

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Rebel Yell Celebrating Punk May 2013

Last month’s Met Gala in New York celebrated the opening of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute’s showcase exhibition ‘Punk: Chaos to Couture’.

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Doesn’t this new product from Neals Yard Remedies sound good?

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Hillary and Norgay climb Everest

A new book brings together a collection of photographs taken by a member of the team who were the first to climb Everest 60 years ago this week.

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Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II at her coronation.

As the Queen celebrates the 60th anniversary of her coronation today, I am looking forward to visiting a forthcoming exhibition, ‘The Queen’s Coronation 1953’ at Buckingham Palace.

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