+ Excuse me madam, is that a swan in your hair?...Helena Bonham Carter photographed by Peter Lindbergh for Interview Magazine - her travels from her ingenue role as Lucy Honeychurch in E.M. Forsters 'A Room With A View' (I totally love that movie and the soundtrack!) to the magical world of Harry Potter and everything inbetween. Also, a very funny short film directed by Roman Polanski featuring specially designed Prada pieces, starring Helena and Ben Kingsley - its all about that Purple coat (and the purple blouse she's wearing)! via here.
+ With the wet weather setting in for the weekend what else is there to do at home but go through the jewellery box and schedule in some cleaning ... and some updating perhaps - this pictorial will have you swooning and lusting after these shiny baubles via FGR. Anyone have a birthday coming up soon?
+ In need of some spa therapy?... perhaps you will find the perfect inspiration here with a list of the top spa retreats, via Elle. How is that colour of the sky above...
+ New York casting agent and stylish blogger, Natalie Joos, takes us into her double life and talks about which designers impressed her most at Sydney's Fashion Week via here.
+ Want to know what fun you can have with the entire family when you're next in Paris? Well here is a list of places, tips, activities that will keep everyone busy, inspired and having fun ... and exhausted by the end of the day (which of course means, flaking out in bed by 7.30 for kids and a glass of wine for mum and dad). via Le Petit Paris
+ And finally, it'll be the perfect weather for these - Ricotta Fritters via FarmhouseDelivery. Mmm Mmm.
Have a good one!