Category Archives: clothes

Flying into Cape Town

I seldom sit at a window but on this flight to Cape Town a week ago, I did.  Often flying from Johannesburg to Cape Town the plane comes down straight onto the runway.  No messing about.  Descends and lands screeching to a halt!  … Continue reading

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Walk-about in Florence .. part three

Continuing from my last post, and leaving the crowded Piazza dell Signoria behind, please join hubby and I during the rest of our walk-about in Florence while we stroll back to our hotel for a short R&R ..    We bought a … Continue reading

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A brief stop in Milan : Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

A snippet of  Italian architecture on the drive into Milan … love it Milan .. the centre of fashion .. .business and finance.  As we drove through the streets, my thoughts were of Abigail (Betz), the dress designer who designed … Continue reading

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St Jean-de-Luz, Pyrénées-Atlantique

St Jean-de-Luz is a quiet fishing town and, in season, a busy tourist resort.  The natural harbour protects the shoreline, making it one of the safest beaches for swimming along this stretch of coast .. An important historical event took place … Continue reading

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46664 Helping Hands t’shirt

The purpose of the 46664 fashion range is ‘to help sustain the organisations charged with helping to promote Nelson Mandela’s humanitarian legacy’ I bought Connor one of the kiddies t’shirts for Christmas, which he was wearing yesterday after school … … Continue reading

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Disintegrated before our eyes !

She loved it !! We were pleased!!! But it started disintegrating while Elaine was wearing it yesterday !!! Is this some kind of a joke, she asked !!! I am very fussy when it comes to buying clothes … I … Continue reading

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