Tag Archives: Fred Astaire

The Resistance

After seven (!) years of thinking about and studying elegance, I’ve come to a number of conclusions. Today’s is this: elegance  and whimsy have a difficult time coexisting. Feeling extremely puppyish as I am these days, the choice to wear … Continue reading

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OCD about OC(non-BD)

(Not oxford cloth.)  I know that the historical record proves me wrong, but I would swear that this country — possibly the western world — was founded and built by men wearing oxford cloth shirts. There just can’t be anything … Continue reading

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Proportion: Slimming Cuts

A traditional pairing for luncheon with friend of the blog, Greg, and a Basque dinner with Mrs. E. . I included this photo after yesterday’s DB shot to show what proportion can do for you. I’m wearing a navy Hackett … Continue reading

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