Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Gentleman’s EDC

I’m hooked. Have been since The Rake debuted their Pocket Guide series.   Truly elegant men manage to get away with carrying so little. There was a widely held belief that the Boston Brahmin didn’t even carry an umbrella. His … Continue reading

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The Fine Art of Relaxation

“Lounge wear” can leave a distasteful image in the mind’s eye. Perhaps it is the association with aging playboys. Or that so few of us take the time — or even have the time — to lounge about. In my … Continue reading

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The ICON Collection: Scott’s Addition

F. Scott was the original party boy. Everyday was Saturday for the hard-partying author and his Southern belle wife. His clothes were the sports clothes of the day. The Norfolk jacket was favoured by golfers, drivers, hunters, and the country … Continue reading

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