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Feathery Fabulousness

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Just had to share this. Anthropologie does it again!

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This fabulous feathery display is on show in the Regent St store….well it was a couple of weeks ago. In my former life I used to make feather fascinators and these guinea fowl feathers were always my favourite to work with. They take dye very well with the colour filling the white spots.

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…anyway…I digress…. Here is the feathery installation in all its glory!

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On close inspection it seems that each feather has been pierced with a needle thru the center spine and threaded by hand onto nylon thread. That’s a lot of hours work! I hope you get a chance to see it. And of course while I was in the store I took a few more images from around this palace of joy and inspiration. Enjoy!

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A bath full of succulents?….why not!

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….come rest a while….

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….Covet a bag…..mmmm!

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Plates far too delicious to eat off….

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And when you’re exhausted take a wash and brush up here! But before you go home walk down to Trafalgar Sq and take a peek at this fine specimen!….

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Feathery Fabulousness indeed!

And I Also Love…..Desigual

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Desigual on Regent St is a store well worth a look,even if,like me,you can’t stretch to their prices,you will always be inspired,I am sure.

A sparkling array of bottles adorn the ceiling of the store. So effective,who had the job of suspending those I wonder?….

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Fabulousness….in a man’s shirt.Strips of print fabric added to a plain white shirt,made the effect of pin tucks,from a distance…..Now,there’s an idea!

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A typical example of a top. Print and stitch and embellishment…delicious!