Instagram Flashback: Some light reading

Books! Witches & Wicked Bodies book of the exhibition; The Haunted Looking Glass ghost stories; The Cult of Beauty exhibition bookFrom August 2014: A delightful order of unusual books arrives from Foyles.

The book in the background – with the bewitching face – is from a fantastic V&A exhibition called ‘The Cult of Beauty’ which I saw a few years ago. Then the exhibition went to the Mus√©e d’Orsay in Paris and I very nearly saw it again there. One of the paintings that starred in it is Albert Moore’s ‘Midsummer’, which is usually displayed in our local museum (and one of my favourite places), the Russell-Cotes. So now you know.

Instagram Flashback: Sisters

Instagram Flashback: SistersA picture from March 2014, which is a lot blurrier than I realised at the time. This was a cartoon of my two younger sisters, Kelly (far left) and Stacy (far right) with myself in the middle. Kelly is sophisticated and urbane; Stacy is a student; and I am lost. This was for a Mothers’ Day card.