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Bo-ho chic at Bloomsbury

PUBLISHED: 17:15 18 September 2007 | UPDATED: 14:52 20 February 2013

Silk indigo dress, £139 Delilah, cardigan, £109 Delilah, freshwater pearl necklace, £170 David Smith, pearl drop earrings, £38 David Smith

Silk indigo dress, £139 Delilah, cardigan, £109 Delilah, freshwater pearl necklace, £170 David Smith, pearl drop earrings, £38 David Smith

In homage to the former residents of the beautiful Charleston Farmhouse in East Sussex, this month go for romantic floaty fabrics, with plenty of artistic style...

Sussex Life


Photography: Kate Eastman,
Styling: Jan Fairhead,
Model: Estera Geriona at Fresh Agents,
Location: Charleston Farmhouse



This month's fashion was shot at Charleston Farmhouse near Firle in East Sussex. The former home and country meeting place of the Bloomsbury Group, such famous names as Vanessa Bell, Virginia Woolf, Duncan Grant, Meynard Keynes and E.M. Forster either lived or frequented the house in the first half of the last century.

The Charleston Festival takes place this month, for more details see the diary on page 239



Silk indigo dress, £139 Delilah, cardigan, £109 Delilah, freshwater pearl necklace, £170 David Smith, pearl drop earrings, £38 David Smith



Knitwear, £50 Renwick Clarke, vest top, £15 Renwick Clarke, skirt, £95 Renwick Clarke, shoes, £85 Renwick Clarke,


handbag, £36 Renwick Clarke, necklace, £190 David Smith



Green top, £87 Flint, linen trousers, £65 Flint, solid silver pleat bangle, £375 David Smith



Slip dress, £45 Flint, wrap over dress, £160 Flint, bracelet, £300 David Smith




Stockists;
Delilah, 90 High Street, Lewes, 01273 473367; Flint, 70 High Street, Lewes, 01273 474166; Renwick Clarke, 178 High Street, Lewes, 01273 487277; David Smith Jewellery, 51 High Street, Lewes, 01273 477255; Philip M Parfitt, Wardrobe, 51 Upper North Street, Brighton, 01273 202201


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