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Site Update: Your Favourite Things Back at The Shop & a New Contributor to TIG

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Your Favourite Things Back at The Shop & a New Contributor to TIG
Your Favourite Things Back at The Shop & a New Contributor to TIG
Your Favourite Things Back at The Shop & a New Contributor to TIG

Introducing … New Contributor Louise to This Is Glamorous

IF YOU FOLLOW ALONG on Instagram, you may remember a beautiful grid of tiny illustrations featured there nearly a year ago; they were done by Interior Designer & Illustrator, Louise, who is currently based in Edinburgh. After the pleasure of a few lunches and cosy chats over wine in favourite pubs, it became clear that Louise would be a wonderful addition to This Is Glamorous and recently made her debut as Interiors Editor.

Read her articles on Gustavian stylebeautiful pink rooms to fall in love with, and most recently, an At Home With featuring Melissa Odabash, if you have not done so already. We are thrilled to welcome Louise as part of the TIG family and know you will love her work as much as well do.

And in other exciting news, some of your very favourites from shop.thisisglamorous.com & Belgrave Crescent are back and available for Pre-Order . . .

The wonderfully chic illustration by Louise that began it all — a few shots from the This Is Glamorous Instagram account that she casually put together . . .

Your Favourite Things Back at The Shop & a New Contributor to TIG

And congratulations to Victoria, who just found out that she will be interning at British Vogue this summer. She will, of course, continue her role here as Fashion Contributor, bringing you beautiful articles such as An Italian Winter & Gucci Girls.

>>> Read Victoria’s articles here.

Your Favourite Things Back at The Shop & a New Contributor to TIG

“It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.” ―Dale Carnegie

Style Icon: American Model & Actress Marisa Berenson

This week’s Style Icon is American Actress and model Marisa Berenson. Born Vittoria Marisa Schiaparelli Berenson in 1947, she was the granddaughter of couturier Elsa Schiaparelli. She has appeared on the covers of Vogue and Time, and won the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Natalia Landauer in the 1972 film Cabaret. Berenson was one of the highest paid models in the world in the sixties.

News 08.05.20 : Today’s Articles of Interest from Around the Internets

Paywalls are justified, even though they are annoying. It costs money to produce good writing, to run a website, to license photographs. A lot of money, if you want quality. Asking people for a fee to access content is therefore very reasonable. You don’t expect to get a print subscription to the newspaper gratis, why would a website be different?

10 Images With: @nastyanastya

THIS INSTALMENT OF 10 IMAGES features the wonderfully moody and romantic Instagram photos of @nastyanastya: a sun-drenched morning in Tuscany, and a cup of tea at a sidewalk café in Paris; a day at the gallery, and a dinner of scallops by candlelight… 

Mini Trend: Padded Shoulder T-Shirts

A LITTLE NINETIES, a little rock ‘n roll―the padded shoulder t-shirt Mini Trend has been around for a little while now, but it’s a perfect way to transition from late-summer into autumn. Worn with pleated trousers and heels or with blue jeans, it adds a little extra to any outfit…

Notes from the Weekend & a Few Lovely Links

THERE IS AN URGENCY to life here in the UK, that we didn’t find in Spain and it seems to be directly dependent on the weather. It’s an urgency that’s not only sensible, but necessary to help manage the disappointment that will inevitably come during the course of a British summer …

News 08.03.20 : Today’s Articles of Interest from Around the Internets

Between the ocean’s bright blue surface and its blackest depths — 660 to 3,300 feet below — is a mysterious, dark span of water. Welcome to the twilight zone. Recent evidence suggests there are more animals here by weight than in all of the world’s fisheries combined. But who lives here, and in what quantities?