VINTAGE TRAVEL trunks – sometimes called steamer trunks, cabin trunks or wardrobe trunks – are wonderful throwbacks to the halcyon days of travel. People travelled on ‘grand tours’ of Europe, the USA and adventured to the wilds of Africa and Asia … Continued
Online shopping is the 21st century internet equivalent of the microwave meal: quick, convenient and fuss-free. Of course, it can never replace the real ‘day out with the girls’ shopping experience, but is there not also a new-found thrill in the suspense of hearing the mail drop through your letter box and hoping that your Amazon/eBay/Topshop order has arrived? But that’s just the thing: you click a button on your computer screen at home, and then a few days later it drops through your mailbox… What happens in between?