Edwina Tops-Alexander show jumps around the world in the F1 of the sport. “The horses also have a brain – that’s another side to the sport people don’t understand,” she tells.
a new lease
A former skiing champion and a member of the Taittinger family have revived the historic Mont Blanc hotel together with Sybille de Margerie.
By Camilla Alfthan, ELLE, April 2014Download taittinger.pdf
the treasures of istria
A road trip through the treasures of Istria – beginning from above.
By Camilla Alfthan, photos Peter Westrup, Scanorama, September 2014Download Istria.pdf
the short of the long
David Bailey talks about his work – and the difference between making pictures rather than just taking them – in life as in art.
By Camilla Alfthan, Plaza, February 2014Download 108_PM.pdfDownload Bailey_in_English.pdf
For a fascinating, food-for-thought interview with Tim Flach – and some 100 other equestrian stories – go to my equestrian magazine horse-tales.com
craft and eccentricity
Kyoko Shimada has taken the reins of her mum’s fashion house while she’s also launched her own, equestrian brand.
By Camilla Alfthan, ELLE, January 2014Download KyokoELLE.pdf
a jazz age
In an internet era, Bryan Ferry talks about sticking to his roots – in music as well as in fashion.
By Camilla Alfthan, Plaza Uomo, Fall 2013Download PU03_058-IntervjuBryanFerry.pdf
Fast maneuvering lessons in a Mercedes-Benz.
Text and photos, Camilla Alfthan, August 2014Download Mercedes.pdf
and tuned in to Zermatt for some skiing and music – and Marianne Faithful in a mountain lodge.
By Camilla Alfthan, photo Gerrit Starczewski, Børsen, October 2013.Download music_in_zermatt.pdf
Karl Lagerfeld talks about multi tasking as he exhibits his latest art works at the Gmurzynska gallery in St. Moritz – in the middle of fashion week.
By Camilla Alfthan, ELLE, September 2013Download lagerfeld.pdf