Easy and Elegant Life

The Search for Everyday Elegance and the Art of Living Well.

We here in Virginia are inventors and entrepreneurs. The internet is based in Northern Virginia, for goodness sakes. Yes, we have a way with influencing the globe. Take for example the watermen who devised more efficient […]

(“Cocktail” Gerald Murphy, 1927 available through Allposters.com) “You hate people.” “I know, but I love gatherings. Isn’t it ironic?” — from “Clerks.” I like the anonimity of the city. It seems a paradox, but you aren’t […]

(Image and Swimsuit available from Brooks Brothers) Getting my sea legs has little to do with sailing for me these days. Rather it is the moment when I must face up to the fact that I […]