CE&C Renovation Experiment: Five – Capsule Wardrobe IV – Bespoke the New Frugal Luxury?

“The truly fashionable are beyond fashion.” Cecil Beaton Three years ago, I bought a pair of extremely high-end black washable stretch crepe pants. Not only were they the most comfortable pants I have ever owned, they looked as good as… Continue Reading

CE&C Renovation Experiment: Four – Chocolate IV – List of Luxury Chocolate Companies

Thanks to internet shopping, with a little bit of patience, it is possible to source the best of anything from around the world. It no longer matters where you live – you can always have the best of the best.… Continue Reading

CE&C Renovation Experiment: Four – Chocolate II

“You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships every day. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” Epicurus Like most relationships, my relationship with chocolate is complex. It is a legacy of fifty years of… Continue Reading