Wednesday, 18 April 2012
I can't moan or complain that it is raining...we desperately
need the rain...so I thought I would just embrace
the open skies...
Maybe we should all just
Tuesday, 17 April 2012
Yesterday my lovely blogger friend,
wrote a piece on the timeless Meryl Streep
which made me think of another actress
with similar qualities...
I love to watch her films...
the first film being the
Fabulous Baker Boys...in which she was absolutely stunning.
The Age of Innocence is one of my favourites...
Up, Close and Personal with Robert Redford,
I always need a box of tissues...
Dangerous Minds and more recently the brilliant
Stardust...this lady is a
Her beauty has not diminished just grown
with the passing of the years.
She married writer/producer David Kelley
in 1993 the same year she adopted her daughter the following
year their son was born.
Still alluringly beautiful she does not appear to take
herself too seriously...saying ageing holds no fear...
"If you think hitting 40 is liberating, wait till you hit 50...
I was surprised how liberating it was."
I couldn't agree more...another fabulous role model.
Monday, 16 April 2012
Daphne Selfe has been working as a model
for 63 years...now 83 she is in more demand
Her 5ft 6in petite frame and wonderful long, white hair,
not forgetting her perfect posture...
have made her a favourite with
Mario Testino, Mary McCartney and
"I was a very ordinary model when I was younger.
I got to 80 and did rather a lot of modelling
because people thought this age was interesting."
I think it's inspiring to see such energy, enthusiasm
The younger Daphne in her early modelling days...
I think she is as beautiful today as she was in