Diary

The Dresses of The Paris Secret

At the heart of THE PARIS SECRET is the discovery of a secret wardrobe of Dior gowns and dresses - 65 of them - representing one for each year since 1947 when Christian Dior unveiled his ground-breaking 'new look' to a war weary world. Here you'll find a...

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I’ve signed a new book contract!

Of all the ‘pinch-me’ moments of the last year, this one is probably the most exciting. I’m absolutely thrilled to announce that I’ve signed a contract to write another two books to be published in 2022 and 2023! The first novel has a working title of To Lillie, From...

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Getting My Hands on a Dior Gown

The Books Starts With ... The Paris Secret opens with my contemporary protagonist, Kat Jourdan, finding a wardrobe full of sixty-five Christian Dior gowns hiding in her grandmother's abandoned cottage in Cornwall. Kat's a fashion conservator, so she knows exactly what...

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