September 2nd, 2019
To-Do

Fall!

I am so ready for fall and here’s why: first up, a quick trip to Paris to see the exhibition Trees at the Cartier Foundation — I’ve been obsessing about this show. Then, the film The Goldfinch, based on Donna Tartt’s 2014 Pulitzer Prize winning novel, is out mid-September. While in London mid-October visiting my sister, I’m going to get coffee with Navaz Batliwalla at Prada’s newly opened Marchesi 1824 bakery. And, I’ve already pre-ordered Elizabeth Strout’s upcoming book “Olive Again”, on sale October 15 — the absolute icing on the cake.

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  • I wish I’d known about the exhibition, because we just returned from a quick stopover in Paris. Can’t wait for Strout’s new book – Olive is one of the most memorable characters ever written! Have fun in Paris.

    KathySeptember 2nd, 2019  8:56 AM

     
  • Oh, I do hope that The Goldfinch (the movie) is good. I’m too chicken to find out. Ha. Happy that Elizabeth Strout has a follow up to Olive Kitteridge. I adored that book. Also really loved Anything Is Possible… which built on My Name is Lucy Barton in a kind of sideways way. Your fall sounds stunningly good, Preston.

    Sue BurpeeSeptember 2nd, 2019  9:01 AM

     
  • This is just the best fall “to do” list! It’s made me look forward to fall! Thank you, Preston!

    LisaSeptember 2nd, 2019  9:24 AM

     
  • Fabulous Fall!
    Thanks for always keeping me inspired.
    Safe travels
    thesilverpen

    HollyeSeptember 2nd, 2019  9:41 AM

     
  • Woo hoo! V excited. AND I’m going to get to meet Sally K on her travels

    DisneyrollergirlSeptember 2nd, 2019  11:41 AM

     
  • I’m going to see Trees too! Read Hallé’s book, “In Praise of Plants.”

    TropicalistSeptember 2nd, 2019  1:27 PM

     
  • Hi Preston,
    Speaking about visiting London in the autumn, do you know when The Row will open their store in Mount Street by any chance?
    Best
    Penny

    Penny CalderSeptember 2nd, 2019  10:21 PM

     
  • Oooo! I look forward to seeing the Trees exhibit in October. Thanks for the heads up.

    SLFSeptember 3rd, 2019  11:51 AM

     
  • Try Caractere for dinner when you are in London. And Kricket if you enjoy Indian food.

    MMSSeptember 4th, 2019  9:16 AM

     

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