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Once Again: Yes Virginia, You May Wear Black with Blue

I used to be obstinate about wearing black shoes, far too bourgeois for me. Deep brown suede, saddle calf, oxblood, snuff suede, tan, white, those were the colors adorning my paws. But you know what? Black shoes really go best … Continue reading

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Black Tie Friday

I caught part of the Doors movie last evening. Not a great flick, no, but the acting is amazing. Val Kilmer does a very convincing Jim Morrison and supposedly sang the songs himself. So, in the spirit of a light … Continue reading

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Good Evening, Sir

At the suggestion of a very good friend, who wears his dinner clothes even more often than do I, I’m going to chime in on black tie. ‘Tis the season, after all. Gentlemen, I know that you are, to a … Continue reading

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