Not sure about this neutral-tone thing that’s going down right now, but this silky dress has a nice coffee and cream effect which would work well with a denim jacket, I think. Am not feeling entirely enthusiastic about it, as it is a little too empire-line and fussy around the shoulders, but it was only £4 from the car boot sale at Poynings and if I decide against it, I have several friends who will always accept a pretty piece of Monsoon. Stake your claim now, girls.
And speaking of the usual suspects, Maria is currently driving as support crew for an epic charity cycle ride. London to Naples, two weeks, in aid of Diabetes UK: pledge some money, folks, it’s all in a very good cause.