Category: lIFE

Royal and Jedi handwear stars in museum’s glove show

Gloves worn by monarchs, soldiers, and Luke Skywalker in one of the Star Wars films, are to go on show at the Fashion Museum in Bath. Mittens, gauntlets and driving gloves all feature in the exhibition, which tells the story of the item of clothing over the last 400 years. Gloves worn by queens may […]

Vote Now For London’s Worst Public Sculpture

The London Society and London Historians* have joined forces to conduct this most important of polls. Last year, they asked for nominations; dozens were submitted. Now the list has been whittled down to a terrible ten. The shortlist contains a mix of maligned monuments — from abstract sculptures to (perhaps controversially) war memorials. Some were […]