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Style Icon: William Powell, the True Gentleman

(image: Doctor Macro) I’ve written before about my love affair with The Thin Man movies. But after viewing “William Powell: A True Gentleman” which came in the box set of “The Complete Thin Man Collection” I am more than ever … Continue reading

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Mad About Wardrobes that Function

Interesting. I bet it catches on in New York, possibly Washington D.C. and I’m sure in L.A. , but will it play in Peoria? Here at Easy and Elegant Life, we are all for anything that gets men (and women, … Continue reading

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The Three Martini Lunch Explained

At one point, Americans managed to rule the industrial world and we apparently did it over martinis at lunch and water glasses full of bourbon moments after entering a house. Did you ever wonder how anyone could possibly have survived … Continue reading

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