Tag Archives: Duke of Windsor

Taking the Measure of Elegance of A Suit

Well, now that we’ve navigated the minefield that is smart casual, I’d like to turn our eyes to the ever elegant suit. What’s that? You’ve seen some dubious suits lounging about? Hmmm… What is it that makes a suit more … Continue reading

Posted in Elegantology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

With or Without?

With? Or without? Without, I think. And I’ll tell you why. That’s not a custom made shirt. Which means that were you to be close enough to determine the origin of my cologne, you might very well be distracted by … Continue reading

Posted in Elegantology | Tagged , | 22 Comments

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

Posted in Cultivating | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments