Gingko biloba...

Pile of Ginkgo biloba leaves in fall colors; by horticultural art

“The art of living... is neither careless drifting on the one hand nor fearful clinging to the past on the other. It consists in being sensitive to each moment, in regarding it as utterly new and unique, in having the mind open and wholly receptive.” ― Alan Wilson Watts

Feather Finery


Gold fascinator Edwina Ibbotson – Photograph by Johanne Aldridge

Welcome to the Matthew Williamson Belle of the Ball Guide for the holiday season 2015. Whether you’re seeking tiny treasures or last-a-lifetime luxury, you’ll find the perfect present. A waterfall wall made of masses of petals of mirror polished stainless steel

Waterfall wall: the Petal Wall. David Harber - A waterfall wall created from masses of petals of copper, verdigris copper or mirror-polished stainless steel.


Sailing into the sunset, one ship sails east, the other west with the self same wind that blows, 'tis the set of the sails and not the gales which determines which way they go.


Sunlight reflects on this water, as a bird dives for a fish.