Monthly Archives: September 2007

The Measure of a Man

(photo: Henry Poole Bespoke Tailors.) I’ve been giving some thought to this lately. There are a lot of new options for the man looking to “dress up.” Customization is the new buzz-word. And “made to measure” (su misura in Italian) … Continue reading

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Getting to the Bottom of Things: The Elegant Foot

In “His Girl Friday” Cary Grant rails at an “insignificant, pimple-headed, square-toed spy.” I forget with whom or why he is upset, he spends half the movie ranting beautifully. But that’s neither here nor there. The quote chosen is merely … Continue reading

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It’s All Greek to Me

(“Let’s see what the closet holds for us today?”) We’ve been studying the Greeks in my art history class. Which is fun for me, as I’m half Greek. (And yes, “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” was right on the mark. … Continue reading

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