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Caress the detail, the divine detail

“Caress the detail, the divine detail” Vladimir Nabokov A couple of weeks ago I was showing a friend the sights in Peterborough, including our vintage shop, which is stuffed with cut price treasures, when we discovered this bodice. My first … Continue reading

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“There is nothing in this world so bright and delicate”

“There is nothing in this world so bright and delicate”   Bodice – Keats room Keats made lots of references to Fanny as bright   “I want a brighter word then bright”   “you dazzled me. There is nothing in … Continue reading

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