Inspirational women: 100 Leading Ladies by Nancy Honey

  Wendy Dagworthy Nancy Honey’s portraits of 100 Leading Ladies is a brilliant reason to visit Somerset House. Not that I ever need a reason to visit one of London’s finest buildings (with the obligatory pit stop for coffee at Fernandez & Wells). The award-winning photographer¬† – who sold her house to fund this projectRead more

Return of the Rude Boy exhibition: Somerset House

  The stylist Cynthia Lawrence John   As a teenager growing-up in the late seventies, I can remember Two-Tone/Rude Boy style and the ska bands of the time. And so I loved the Return of the Rude Boy exhibition at Somerset House. First seen in Kingston during the late fifties and early sixties, this phenomenonRead more