“Have You a Dress Sense?”

1952 is one of my very favourite years. Admittedly, I’m somewhat biased by the forty five editions of Woman’s Own from that year which are in my proud possession. June 5th, 1952 I really like the model on this front cover. She looks, dare I say it, a bit fuller in the face than the majority of…

Pinch, punch…

…first of the month. Isn’t that what you’re supposed to say? Well, this is how I’m feeling: Too much to do! I’m marking GCSE scripts for an exam board who shall remain nameless.  To cut a very long story short, they messed up meaning I’ve got less than half the time of everyone else to…