Procrastination reigns.  A few hugely satisfying strips of wallpaper peeled off like sunburnt skin but the steamer definitely needs to come out.  I can’t start the prep process until I’ve decided on a colour scheme.  Married to white walls but determined to branch out, I have a teenage urge to paint the entire room in ‘Down Pipe‘ which sounds suitably toiletry and would surely help to finish me off completely in the Nov-Feb stretch of the winter.  I like it though.

If it’s good enough for the Met…

This last one from a great blog here which makes me want to move to Manhattan today.  It’s really really good.  Sickeningly good.  I too want a louche den of mystery…

Also see Times mag 7/8/10.

Here’s some more.

What to do ?