Minnie Driver had also slipped off her shoes to curl up on a garden bench far from the madding crowd. She's just finished her second album, due out in July, featuring fellow warbler Liz Phair.
"Nick [Rhodes] couldn't be here as he's with Duran Duran in Manchester recording a track with Justin Timberlake," bemoaned Rhodes' girlfriend, model-cum-actress Meredith Ostrom. "I'm a bit worried that I might drink too much and end up landing, splat, on the Vanity Fair logo. And I just don't think that's the right way to make an impression."