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Excerpt: Den Mother

So I got to know the ACS headmaster and his wife. Through her I started making my patchwork quilts; she taught handwork to the girls at Methodist Girls’…

Lyric: The Red Shoes (1993) by Kate Bush

Just take off my red shoes, put them on and your dream’ll come true.

Lyric: These Boots Were Made for Walkin’ (1966) by Nancy Sinatra

One of these days these boots are gonna walk all over you.

Recommendation: Why Fashion Magazines Matter (The Atlantic)

Don’t judge a book by its cover.

Recommendation: Alexander McQueen: Into the Light (The Guardian)

An excellent deconstruction of Alexander McQueen’s legacy by Jess Cartner-Morley.

Recommendation: Performance of “Didn’t It Rain” by Sister Rosetta Tharpe (1964)

Today’s rock chicks have nothing on the Godmother of Rock n’ Roll when it comes to killing it with style.

Excerpt: American Sportive

“I beg your pardon.”  
Gatsby’s butler was suddenly standing beside us. 
“Miss Baker?” he inquired. “I beg your pardon, but Mr. Gatsby would like to speak to you…