1. This article about the ‘real’ history behind the Madewell brand is a fascinating and balanced long read.
3. ‘At the turn of the century, Louis Wain became a household name as The Man Who Drew Cats’… I like him.
4. We had a brilliant dinner at Finks last weekend – the kind of neighbourhood restaurant you’d always want to live near.
5. Sewists recreate childhood clothes for their own daughters. My mum used to make matching clothes for my sister and me… maybe I should dig out some photos and try to remake them.