— Paz for Marc for Christmas

As a special Christmas present, feel free to join Marc in watching this ‘Flip’ video (after the jump) featuring Marc’s favourite slutty fixation of the moment, Paz de la Huerta.


Be warned though, it’s really quite rude in parts.

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— Keep It Real

The English Group regularly follows the fashion blog The Libertine, who have – over the past couple of days – actively promoted the ‘Keep It Real’ campaign.


…and as someone who often contemplates the issue of body image and depictions of women in media (alongside our own balancing of art, fashion, beauty, visual culture, and the ever present risk of more exploitative portrayals) – let alone the fact that I am myself at the moment eight and a half months pregnant – it’s easy to find myself intrigued by this campaign too.

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— Stars in Dior

This lovely image of Nathalie Portman wearing autumn/winter 2009/10 Dior Couture photographed by Alexi Lubomirski, is featured in Christian Dior’s current exhibition ‘Stars in Dior’ at the Christian Dior Museum in the designer’s childhood home in Normandy.

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— Marc Jacobs 2013

Marc Jacobs’ Resort 2013 collection includes some very bold items.  Perhaps not to everyone’s taste, but the colourful floral prints are certainly eye catching and I actually quite like the retro-style look with the ponderous shoes.

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— Jubilee Stamps

Whilst I am Dutch, I shall be slightly more patriotic than Marc and share these quite lovely new stamps which have been unveiled by The Royal Mail to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

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— Just in Case by Menosunocerouno

Lovely branding with striking colour combination for this ‘Just in Case’ survival kit that includes chocolate and hard liqueur!

The limited edition ‘End-of-the-world survival kit, which also includes matches, a knife, water and a notebook, was designed by Mexican branding company Menosunocerouno and will be available in selected design stores in Mexico.

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