I popped into the narrative when she began talking about where Jimi shopped, particularly Granny Takes A Trip in London.
The above image is one of Granny’s ever evolving storefronts, an homage to Jean Harlow.
And below is one of the founders, Nigel Waymouth, wearing a Granny printed jacket.
Long before I saw this jacket, I was imagining what Granny would conjure up for its rockers and dandies about town, and I thought that a slim-cut silk blazer from a peacock-print Liberty fabric would be perfect.
As it happens, Liberty is in *trip* mode itself, with its new line of self-described art fabrics with a travel theme:
And as Liberty is having its famous sale right now, how I wish I were tripping over there right now. I’d get this great little insect beaded bag.
I daresay, it’s really bugging me that I’m not there . . .