‘Spring’ From The Seasons Series
London Collections: Men - GQ UK by Robert Fairer, June 2013
A fashion shoot at Spencer House and my friend Simon Foxton neglected to tell me. Oh, the agony.
Alice Roosevelt with her dog Leo - 1902
She smoked cigarettes in public, chewed gum, placed bets with bookies, rode in cars with men, stayed out late partying, and kept a pet snake named Emily Spinach, which she often wore wrapped around one arm and took to parties. Her father President Theodore Roosevelt once said of her “I can either run the country or I can attend to Alice, but I cannot possibly do both.”