Monthly Archives: June 2010

Highly Recommended: The Keds Hybrid

Also available in white, all around USD$45. Knowing that she hates to shop and that I’m not allowed to roam free with a credit card, Mrs. E.’s mom just bought her a pair and I think they look great. Casual, … Continue reading

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“Parakalo, Nescafé Frappé Me Gala”

Pardon the illiterate translation, I never learned Greek, despite being half. That’s what I learned to say sitting at a waterfront café in the hot afternoons on Corfu, circa 1989 or so. Sense memories of hot afternoons aren’t too difficult … Continue reading

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Small Doses

It’s summer and it’s been hot for a while here in Richmond, VA. It is my considered opinion that things are best attempted in small doses during the dog days. Too much effort makes it difficult to pursue all-around elegance. … Continue reading

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