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Now and Then

The influence of the past is with us always. Books like  Cally Blackman’s “One Hundred Years of Menswear” are particularly good at tracing the evolution of the suit especially. After a satisfying few hours with the book (a few factual … Continue reading

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Fair (Isle) Weather Friend

That old Duke of Windsor just had some kind of influence on men’s fashions, didn’t he? He springs to mind today as it is incredibly cold (for Virginia — Call Me Al, hope you enjoyed sunrise over the swamp and … Continue reading

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