NASA, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, has just launched an amazing new public online image, video and audio library that features over 140,000 items from all over this planet and beyond.
What you call household staples, the pros (with perfect manicures and smooth blowouts) call beauty essentials. Here are three ways to hack your everyday household items into beauty-assisting items. Elmer's
Want to give your monochrome outfits a contemporary edge? A few carefully placed accessories will instantly revive your beloved black and whites. Whether it’s a nod to a new street style trend with a silk
The introduction of aromatic spices to this soup gives more than a nod to Venice’s Byzantine-influenced past. My seafood selection is a suggestion: feel free to include a balanced assortment of your own
SERVES 4 as a starter INGREDIENTS 250g salt-cod fillets • 140ml milk • 70ml olive oil, plus extra for cooking • 150g instant polenta • chopped parsley leaves, to serve METHOD Soak the salt cod in cold
Bigoli are a Venetian speciality – thick-ish spaghetti made with wholewheat flour and traditionally pressed through a special sieve contraption to give them their shape. If you can’t find them, use wholewheat
SERVES 4 INGREDIENTS For the meringues 4 egg whites • 200g caster sugar • 1 tsp rose water • butter, for greasing For the zabaglione 4 egg yolks • 50g caster sugar • generous pinch of saffron • 120ml METHOD
Hidden a stone’s throw from the city’s tourist traps are the fresh seafood, vibrant spices and indulgent sweets of authentic Venetian cuisine – the inspiration for London-based chef Ben Tish’s new restaurant.
Each week, a member of the fashion team picks a pricey lust-worthy item and discusses why they believe it's worth the money. This week, Krissy Turner makes the case for a peasant blouse. Although I'm really