Author Archives: classiq

Autumn on Screen

Far from the Madding Crowd

  The show of the changing leaves, the preppy look, the back-to-school atmosphere   There is no other time like autumn for travelling, especially by car. The weather cools, the roads are empty, and the spectacle of the fall foliage … Read More

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Fashion On My Own Terms

Autumn fashion moodboard

  It’s becoming a pattern. The beginning of autumn is about the only time of the year when I seem to write about fashion, except for my designer interviews and for the one regular style series on the blog, which … Read More

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Crisp Precision: Lindsay Crouse in House of Games

Style in film-Lindsay Crouse House of Games

  Her outfits are mannish; her words are enunciated with cold, distant, crisp precision; her presence is uptight and cautious; her sculpted face never crumples. Some have criticized Lindsay Crouse’s performance in House of Games as robotic, a total absence … Read More

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On the Trails of 007

On the Trails of James Bond Issos beach Corfu

  This time last week I was still basking in the sun of Corfu island. I would be lying if I said that the fact that the James Bond movie For Your Eyes Only was partly filmed there didn’t play … Read More

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One Day That Summer: Shirley MacLaine on the Set of “Can Can”

One Day That Summer Shirley MacLaine by Bob Willoughby

  Summer may be over, but the series One Day That Summer continues on the blog with my conversations with photographers and photography collectors to bring you exclusive stories from behind the lens, whether travel photography or pictures from the … Read More

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