Following on from my last post, another 'treat day' in London might well involve a visit to the 'Fashion and Textile Museum' at 83, Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XF. Until just recently, my sons' office was also in Bermondsey Street, so I've had several opportunities to go to the museum before having a 'catch-up' with … Continue reading London Fashion Museum
Out and about with friends on Friday last, we repaired to 'The Jiggery Pokery Shop' in Mickley, Stocksfield (Northumberland) for lunch. The lunch, by the way, was of the nicest kind for a greyish November day: home-made carrot and lentil soup together with home-made cheese scones accompanied by butter. However, the key reason for including … Continue reading Embroidered Vintage Tablecloths – what’s not to like?