It was like two of our favorite things—Paul Smith and cycling—riding in on a bicycle built for two. Last night the Paul Smith shop on Melrose opened an exhibition of favourite cycling jerseys from the collections of Sir Smith and Guy Andrews, editor of Rouleur magazine.
When no one was watching, Mick slipped out the back door and headed up to Solvang to watch the time trial stage of the fourth Tour of California (yes, Mick has been to all four).
It’s brilliant with our afternoon tea, and brilliant with a glass of Prosecco after work, and if we’re busy well, we may even have some in lieu of a proper lunch. Panettone Milanese is its full and proper name, and it’s an Italian fruitcake that just melts in your mouth.
Michael just returned from braving the cheap buffets and craps tables of Las Vegas, which you should know is not his normal weekend routine.