Tag Archives: “Dressing the Man: Mastering the Art of Permanent Style”

The Monogram Monograph

Richard wrote me recently to ask: Could you please go into detail about the monogram etiquette for men’s shirts – front pocket, exact placement of (top of pocket, bottom of sleeve), cuff monogram, traditional color (black, blue, gray), order of … Continue reading

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The Hard Part of Soft Dressing

Is being taken seriously. Even in a tie. Dressing entirely in soft clothing and accessories lends a decidedly casual air. I was communicating with a friend in Madrid, when he posed the question about silk squares. A well known blogger … Continue reading

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