Tag Archives: Apparel Arts

Now This is My Kind of Rake!

Feels good in the hand, easy on the eyes, incredibly useful, nicely constructed, stylish … yes this is “The Rake” It seems an odd time to launch a men’s magazine when magazines and newspapers are dropping like flies. But consider … Continue reading

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Dragged Into the Future

The image above tends to stick in my head. I’ve used it before, because it is so striking. The windowpane charcoal peak lapel suit is just as appropriate today as are the slightly squared, chisel toe black oxfords. It is, … Continue reading

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Beau (?) Tied

I have a friend in Madrid who is referred to as the best dressed man at the Embassy. He insists that it is because he wears a pocket square and, sometimes, a bowtie. When he is complimented more than once … Continue reading

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