Tag Archives: F. Scott Fitzgerald

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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Having It All: Chest Colds, Allergies and “Any Human Heart”

The double whammy. I’ve got a chest cold and my allergies have me barely able to hold my head up straight or hear very well. All semblance of elegance has deserted me. On days like these, I like to curl … Continue reading

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Beating Against the Current: Lands End, Gatsby’s Mansion, Is Set To Be Demolished

(Above, the Lands End estate. NYTCREDIT: Joshua Bright for The New York Times) “There was croquet on the 13 acres of lawn, illumined by car headlights and parties at all hours for what Swope’s wife, Margaret, described as “an absolutely … Continue reading

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