Monthly Archives: December 2012

2012 Gift Guide: A Handmade Safety Razor

Introduce yourself or someone you love to the pleasures of a wet shave. With a real razor, the weight of the handle does the work for you, eliminating the need to press into your oh-so-sensitive flesh. The beautiful razor above … Continue reading

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Gift Guide 2012: Something for the Stocking: A Hemingway Cocktail Companion.

In celebration of former SECDEF Robert Gates receiving the William J. Donovan Award on Oct 27, I present one for the stocking (and one that’s on my reading wish list…) To Have and Have Another: A Hemingway Cocktail Companion is … Continue reading

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Casual Male: Trouser and The Turtle(Roll)neck

I like to match patterned trousers with a solid merino or cashmere sweater. Here are some inherited RL tweeds paired with an ancient B² burgundy number. Old Ferragamo plain toe bluchers complete things since you can’t see the argyll socks. … Continue reading

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