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Hôtel + Café Métropole Brussels

Eclectic Dreams It’s the café with a hotel attached. In 1890 the Weilemans-Ceuppens brewing brothers opened Café Métropole chiefly to sell their own branded beer. Such was their success they bought the bank next door and transformed it into a … Continue reading

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Brussels + The Doors

Green Roots Detail sprouts in all directions.

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Quai au Bois à Brûler + St John the Baptist Church + Béguinage Brussels

New Qualities of Light Beyond the city walls. The chiaroscuro of photography. Work hard pray hard.

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Mary Martin London + MML + The Green Dress

The Balm of Gilead

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Mary Martin Fashion Designer + The Green Dress

Destiny Hall Every occasion is an haute couture one. Especially when you know Scotland’s International Awards Best Fashion Designer Mary Martin.

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Murvagh Beach + Donegal Bay

L’Enfer C’est les Autres This is Ireland meditative. A golden strand devoid of human clutter.

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Donegal Bay + Lavender’s Blue

Our Forever Home

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The Gore Hotel Kensington London + Christian Dior

A Half Century | It is Cricket What’s the story? A Royal Equerry. Raine Spencer’s best friend. An Al Fayad family friend. Two Lulu Guinness handbag hugging hoteliers. A pair of Cavani clad models. The couple who brought Shigeru Ban … Continue reading

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Marseille + The Doors

Fallen Arches At the beginning of the 19th century, French writer Stendhal observed, “The house doors remind me of those in London. They are of polished wood with brass knockers, and raised by two steps off the pavement which is … Continue reading

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Marseille + Marilynne Robinson

A Seraphic Calling  “We know only what we know, only in the ways that we know it or can know it.” MR. On a morning of utter unimpeachable freshness, it’s time to enjoy a latitudinal view of experience. No curtailment … Continue reading

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