lame but there are some brilliant ones. Obviously theyre great for visitors but they could also teach a thing or two to us natives who worry we dont always get the most out of this place. The GreaT NorTh LoNdoN airporT SwiNdLe FairFX, the people behind pre-paid foreign currency cards, have discovered that if you fly from Luton or Stansted you get far worse exchange rates than Heathrow or Gatwick. if you gave iCE bureau de change at Gatwick 200 and asked for US dollars, theyd give you $304.64, while at Luton, youd get a paltry $287.14. and the same is true with all the other bureaux. Handing the same 200 over to FairFX (fairfx.com) gets you $327 -- we know where well be going for our holiday moolah in future. diSappeariNG eaST eNd FOndly regarded by regulars who say this dump of a bar is a gem, The Foundry in Hoxton looks like it might be knocked down to make way for a swanky hotel. Were all for a bit of gentrification but we dont want places to lose their souls entirely. And surely, having been established by the KlFs Bill drummond, this place should get listed status. London Lite Monday, 27 July 2009 19 thestuff New this week world. You might remember them doing something similar with clothes. in its first year that project saved more than three million garments from landfill, as well as saving you and me 2.5m at M&S, and raising an extra 2m for Oxfam. Now theyre collecting cushions, rugs, throws, curtains, tablecloths, bedding -- basically any textiles (marksandspencer.com/plana). LoNdoN oN The phoNe ITs sOmeWHAT embarrassing to admit someone who lives thousands of miles away from our fair city might have a better grasp of things than we do. Were on about anglotopia. net, a blog for anglophiles that recently posted The Ultimate london iPhone App Review list -- which has everything from maps to a live traffic jam webcam. some entries are a bit Appll do: iPhones Ultimate London Review has maps... and much more Weve spotted Paris Hilton looking stylish in this off- the-shoulder Lamis Khamis dress. The A- lister showed off what might be her new favourite brand in the crystal and studs number. 130 at spoiled brat. com Star style lite loathes BY REBECCA BOYCE Cashmere sweater, 165, and skirt, 215, both Antoni & Alison, 020 7981 9797 Cream boucl and jewel detail dress, 59.99, River Island LEau de Tarocco cologne, 56, Diptyque Studio Moisture Tint SPF 15, 19, and Suntints SPF 20 Liquid Lip Balm, 10.50, both MAC Painting liner, 15, and Primal Mix Eyelashes, 16, Shu Uemura Lip Gloss Palette, 24, Bobbi Brown Lipgloss, 38, Nubo at Harrods Volga Princess Eyes And Lips Palette, 43, Guerlain Laugh With Me Lee Lee, Something About Sofia, and My Place Or Yours Gina fragrances, 29.50, Benefit Protective Tanning Emulsion SPF 10, 24, Shiseido Watch charm bracelet, 15, Topshop White watch, 219.99, storm watches.com Pearl rings, 180 each, Laura Lee, 020 7379 9050 Grey leather gloves, 22, Accessorize Red beret, 12, Accessorize Chain detail belt, 10, AccessorizeParis silk scarf, 55, Antoni & Alison Monochrome quilted pumps, 75, French Sole Pearl necklace, 49.50, Banana Republic Handbag print shopper bag, 40, Browns Focus Black patent quilted bag, 22, Barratts Pearl and flower bracelet, 20, very.co.uk Monochrome shoes, 40, Red or Dead at vivladiva.com Striped dress, 320, Jaeger No 9 T-shirt, 60, Wildfox at asos. com Burgundy boucl dress, 177, aflondon.com Grey cashmere sweater with necklace print, 198, eric- bompard.com Red tweed jacket, 39.50, Marks & Spencer Striped top, 36, Petit Bateau Cream tiered top, 80, French Connection Cashmere stripe and rosette sweater, 165, Antoni & Alison Monochrome tea dress, 190, elizabethlau.com Boucle jacket, 69, Mango Stripe and pearl top, 135, Sonia by Sonia Rykiel at my-wardrobe.com Red leather bag, 50, Marisota Pearl drop earrings, 75, Dower & Hall Cluster earrings, 347, Coleman Douglas Pearls index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html