Tag Archives: Wool ties

Warm Weather Is Here. I’m Still on Winter Fabrics

It’s gotten warm, but I’m having trouble letting go of wool ties in particular. Ah well, it can’t hurt, it’s a very Virginian trait after all. Q: How many Virginians does it take to screw in a lightbulb? A: Three. … Continue reading

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Contrarian: Colour Contrast, Fabric Match

  I didn’t use to subscribe to this theory, but it works. Grey suit, blue tie. Blue suit, grey’ish tie. But just to be a bit contrary, flannel suit, suede shoe wool tie and pocket square. Nothing shiny today. Tie, … Continue reading

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