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Q and Answer: What's Up with Gilt?

November 18, 2009

Q And Answer: What’s Up With Gilt?

Brian writes: I wanted to get your opinion on the “flash sale” online retailers peddling bargain luxury, such as Gilt.com. …

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Q and Answer: Recommendable Umbrella?

November 18, 2009

Q And Answer: Recommendable Umbrella?

Matt writes: It’s going to start raining soon. I’m wondering if you could recommend where I could purchase a quality…

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Q and Answer: Recommendable Black Shoes?

November 17, 2009

Q And Answer: Recommendable Black Shoes?

Matt writes: I must thank your blog for filling a gap in my life I didn’t know existed.  I am…

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Q and Answer: Altering Trousers and a Vest

November 16, 2009

Q And Answer: Altering Trousers And A Vest

Alan writes to ask:I bought a nice vintage suit on eBay a little while ago. The jacket fits nicely (although…

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Q and Answer: What to Wear with Black Jeans?

November 14, 2009

Q And Answer: What To Wear With Black Jeans?

Eric writes: My problem seems almost too basic. I am having a problem finding a good pair of shoes for…

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Q and Answer: Sourcing Longer Ties

November 13, 2009

Q And Answer: Sourcing Longer Ties

Sam writes: I’m tall. 6’3″ or so. I like the look of a thicker knot in a necktie for some…

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Q and Answer: Basic Shoe Care

November 11, 2009

Q And Answer: Basic Shoe Care

Alvin writes: I keep having issues dealing with wear on my brown leather shoes.  Specifically the toes. On the first…

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Tips and Tricks

November 10, 2009

Tips And Tricks

If you don’t have the money for a fancy watch, but you’re still looking for something with a little more…

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My mother spent several years as a textile conservator

November 4, 2009

My Mother Spent Several Years As A Textile Conservator

My mother spent several years as a textile conservator.  It was her job to clean and preserve fabrics of all…

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Q & Answer: Matching Socks to Shoes

November 4, 2009

Q & Answer: Matching Socks To Shoes

Chris S. writes: What considerations are necessary in the cuff/sock/shoe colour/pattern decsisionmaking flowchart? A good question, Chris. We can start…

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Q & Answer: How to Wear a Denim Jacket?

November 3, 2009

Q & Answer: How To Wear A Denim Jacket?

Ben S. writes: In Episode 1, Denim, you said that one should only wear one piece of denim. If one…

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Put This On, Episode 1: Denim

November 2, 2009

Put This On, Episode 1: Denim

iTunes / Vimeo / YouTube (iPhone) Clothing Credits Funding Credits Related Posts (Source: https://player.vimeo.com/)

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Q & Answer: What Scarf Should You Buy?

November 2, 2009

Q & Answer: What Scarf Should You Buy?

Brett asks: I like a good scarf. However, I have no idea how to wear one in a way that’s…

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Q & Answer: Where to Find Better Deals?

October 29, 2009

Q & Answer: Where To Find Better Deals?

Jesse (a different Jesse, I promise) writes: Hi, I understand that nice unique things cost more money than mass produced…

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Q & Answer: What to Wear as a Teacher?

October 28, 2009

Q & Answer: What To Wear As A Teacher?

Jacob Morril writes: I’m a teacher.  What should I wear? 1. As you know, I’m not rich. 2. I’m 32….

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