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  • modern art Barbara Hepworth River and Rowing Museum statue round shape egg-like

    The best of Barbara

    The River & Rowing Museum in Henley is gaining quite the reputation for its small but perfectly formed exhibitions. Following Hockney and Matisse comes this bijou tribute to sculptor Barbara Hepworth. We likey.

  • Summer’s best outdoor theatre

    From Shakespeare to Dickens to Austen and beyond, there's an al fresco production for everyone this season. Bring your brolly, a sense of humour and a sneaky bottle of Pimm's and enjoy.

  • THIS WEEKEND

    FRI 16 - SUN 18 JUNE 2017

  • GETTING SHIRTY

    What do you buy the man who loves a bit of a floral flourish and quality cotton but balks at paying silly designer price? Oh, hello Irvine shirts!

  • Jo Munro appeal

    I meet a huge number of awesome people with my job, from readers and other writers to small business owners  – it’s definitely the thing that keeps me excited about Muddy. In 2015, I crossed paths with a lovely woman called Jo Munro from Marlow, who came over to give me my first ever facial […]

  • Happy Christmas!

    With a Muddy *mwah* from me to you x

  • Wouldn’t you though?

    I'm sorry people, I've tried, but I can't hold off writing about it any more - Christmas is coming and you want a wreath as lovely as this you need to goddam plan for it!

  • Meet Gloria. She’ll super style you!

    It’s all too easy  look doe-eyed to London for fashion inspiration and expertise, but who has the time and dosh to traipse into the smoke for style assistance? Lucky for us then, that Gloria Budd – preferred stylist for Matches London no less, and just-about-to-start lecturer at the London College of Style – lives out […]

  • Man jewellery

    Muddy gents, why let us girls have all the fun? You like your flourishes, right? Course you do!  The tilted trilby, festival wristband, leather tote… So here’s a round-up of quick accessories updates to take you from spring to summer, super-styley.   Straw hat with ribbon, Zara, £15.99; 2. Leather messenger bag, Muddy Stilettos Boutique, […]

  • You need to watch this ad – seriously!

    Mr Muddy sent me a new advertising campaign to watch the other day that he’d spotted on Sheryl Sandberg’s Facebook page. It’s an Ariel ad from India that encourages men to #sharetheload, recognising that women are massively overworked and multi-tasking and that often partners have it waaaaaaay too easy. I watched it with a girlfriend […]

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