Tag Archives: Famous folk at home

CELEBRITIES BEING BESTIES: Gwyneth Paltrow saves Meryl Streep’s Thanksgiving dinner

CELEBRITY BESTIES: Meryl Streep and Gwyneth Paltrow - New York neighbours - Tribeca apartment

 

What happens when you’re an award-winning actress with a family arriving for Thanksgiving dinner and your oven doesn’t work? You ask your equally famous actress neighbour if you can use her oven…

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A LUSCIOUS TRIBUTE: Oscar de la Renta

PHOTO: Oscar de la Renta

 

UPDATED: A private funeral mass for Oscar de la Renta will be held on November 3, 2014 at 11am, at the Church of St Ignatius Loyola at Park Avenue and 84th Street in Manhattan. 

Like many who adore fashion, I was saddened to hear of the passing of Oscar de la Renta yesterday, aged 82.

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HOUSES OF THE RICH AND FAMOUS: George and Amal Clooney’s Mill House in Sonning Eye, Oxfordshire

George and Amal Alamuddin Clooney's new home in England on the River Thames

 

CELEBRITY HOUSES: George and Amal Alamuddin Clooney have bought an island home on the River Thames, outside London. Take a look at these photos…

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QUICK PICKS: Luscious news – August 29, 2014

LUST-HAVE: Thela Bag in soft stone by Meli Melo

Thela Bag in soft stone by Meli Melo

 

QUICK READS: Some of my top picks for stories relating to fashion, interior design, architecture, entertainment, celebrities and travel, including JK Rowling, Downton Abbey and Paris news…

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DESIGNERS AT HOME: At home with Sarah Richardson in her colorful Toronto home

DESIGNERS AT HOME: Sarah Richardson's home in Toronto, Canada

A COLOURFUL LIFE: Curious about how interior designers create their own homes?

Then take a look at the home Sarah Richardson shares with her husband Alexander Younger, and two daughters, Robin and Fiona, in Toronto, Canada…

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ROYALTY: Highgrove House, the country home of Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, in Tetbury, England

ROYAL FAMILY PHOTOS: Highgrove House - Prince Charles, Princess Diana, with William and Harry

ROYAL FAMILY HOUSES: Prince Charles and his first wife Princess Diana, with William and Harry, outside Highgrove House in Gloucestershire in the 1980s…

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HOUSES OF THE RICH AND FAMOUS: The childhood home of Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis at 125 East 74th Street, NY

125 East 74th Street New York - John Bouvier apartment - father of Jackie Kennedy Onassis

Young Jacqueline Bouvier, 125 E 74th Street, and John “Black Jack” Bouvier

 

After her parents Janet Lee Bouvier and John “Black Jack” Vernou Bouvier III divorced in 1940 when she was aged 11, Jacqueline Bouvier and her younger sister Caroline (known as Lee) divided their time between their parents homes in New York, Virginia and the Hamptons…

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HOUSES OF THE RICH AND FAMOUS: The childhood home of Jackie Bouvier Kennedy at 6/7A, 740 Park Avenue, NY

EXTERIOR 740 Park Avenue Manhattan

FOR SALE: One of the childhood homes of young Jacqueline and Caroline Lee Bouvier (later more commonly known as Jackie Kennedy Onassis and Lee Radziwill, respectively) is on the market for $44 million at 740 Park Avenue in New York…

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STYLISH HOMES: The glamorous home of designer Mark D. Sikes in Los Angeles

DESIGNERS AT HOME: The glamorous home of Mark D Sikes home in the Hollywood Hills Los Angeles

DESIGNERS AT HOME: The glamorous home of interior designer and retail consultant, Mark D Sikes, in the Hollywood Hills of Los Angeles…

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FOR SALE: Catherine Deneuve’s Chateau de Primard in Normandy, France

HOUSES OF THE RICH AND FAMOUS - Catherine Deneuve's country house in France is for sale

HOUSES OF THE RICH AND FAMOUS: French actress and style icon, Catherine Deneuve, has put her country home in Normandy up for sale…

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