It was a perfect evening for the Kensington Palace Summer Garden Party. As you walked into the sunken garden we where served an Old Fashioned and then we headed off to the Orangerie were you could enjoy 50’s British delicacies like Spam!  The dress code was 1950s glamour/palace chic, best frocks and sharpest suits, early BeatlesContinue reading


It’s summertime in London and it’s October so you know you just have to dig out that summer dress that you just put away and go out and enjoy the day. We spent the afternoon in Kensington Palace Park and walked through Hyde Park making our way to Soho Joe’s for a burger & friesContinue reading

While I was giving a fashion workshop at Kensington Palace the lady who organizes the educational department shared with us these lovely 18 century Georgian shoes from the archives at Kensington Palace. There is no right or left shoe – they’re the same, a true pair of shoes. The shoes are very delicate and toContinue reading

Kensington Palace is offering creative workshops and talks this summer. I’m giving a styling class on August 11th and part of the event includes entry to the Enchanted Palace Exhibition. If you haven’t seen it, it’s a wonderful exhibit!

  It’s spring and it’s the perfect time for the T-shirt. If you’re on the lookout for a cool designer T-shirt and can’t afford the £835 Valentino mesh and jersey T-shirt on Net-a-Porter then you might save yourself £800 and check out William Tempest’s limited, signed and individually numbered T-shirt for £35! You can purchaseContinue reading

Echo Morgan is so cute and she’s very doll like. I recently met her while she was working on her dress for The Enchanted Palace. I wanted to know all about her, and she was nice enough to grant me an interview: What is your artistic background? I grew up in China studying fine /Continue reading

Independent charity Historic Royal Palaces is undertaking a £12 million major project to transform Kensington Palace by 2012. The Palace could have closed for this time, or they could have chosen to do something extraordinary. They chose to do something extraordinary. Last year I went to The Palace with William Tempest, to a meeting withContinue reading

I’ve spent most of the week working at Kensington Palace for The Enchanted Palace with William Tempest. The Palace Gardens are beautiful but a bit barren, today the crocuses have started to grow!

Kensington Palace is one of London’s most famous landmarks, not least because it was once to home to Princess Diana. Every room has a story – it truly is a place of fairytales and secrets. There are so many hidden doors, secret stairwells and tiny rooms. This year the palace has been transfored by theContinue reading