Punching Up in Party Season

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Hold onto your hats; party season is here once again. Between the middle of December and the first birdsong of the New Year, the world turns into an alcoholic, tinsel-and-firework merry-go-round, wringing out the remainder of our leftover greed, wantonness and impropriety. I have only one Christmas party to go to but one acquaintance of mine has three work-related functions to attend; “One’s a divisional thing, the other’s a group … [Read more...]

Linkroll: Frankendandy, Silk Knit, Trunk Labs…

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• The Frankendandy for Halloween (dandyism.net) • The soft silk knit. (putthison.com) • Shopping London: Trunk Labs. (acontinuouslean.com) • Casentino wool. (nomanwalksalone.tumblr.com) • Paul Evans Cagney cap toe oxfords review. (thisfits.me) • Visiting Ledbury. (offthecuffdc.com) • The Shoe Snob and J.Fitzpatrick footwear. (dresslikea.com) • Checks for fall. (thehouseofmajd.com) • Book review: Vicuña: … [Read more...]

Linkroll: Shaggy Dogs, Shetland, Zegna…

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• J. Press York Street’s trim Shaggy Dogs sweater. (acontinuouslean.com) • Shetland sweaters from O’Connell’s. (dieworkwear.com) • Zegna Codesilk. (therakeonline.com) • Lookbook: Massimo Dutti October 2013. (hommemodel.blogspot.com) • Meermin snuff suede derby boots review. (thenordicfit.com) • Tartan shirts for fall. (putthison.com) • Things just keep getting better at The Knottery (esquire.com) • Book … [Read more...]

Linkroll: Lapel Gorge, Shoe Color, Odd Jacket…

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• Lapel gorge troubles. (fromsqualortoballer.com) • What color shoes with what color pants. (thefineyounggentleman.com) • Mid-way between the odd jacket and the suit. (asuitablewardrobe.dynend.com) • Allen Edmonds 1957 catalog; all models easily wearable today. (claymoorslist.com) • Drake’s London S/S ´14 @ Pitti Uomo 84. (dresslikea.com) • Basics on how a jacket should fit. (georgehahn.com) • Free & … [Read more...]

Linkroll: Vans, Lewis & Taylor, Epaulet…

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• The enduring appeal of vans slip-ons. (wax-wane.com) • Review: Lewis & Taylor online MTM shirting. (brokeandbespoke.tumblr.com) • Interview with Michael Kuhle from Epaulet. (keikari.com) • How to wear separate jackets and trousers. (permanentstyle.co.uk) • Interview with Greg Lellouche from No Man Walks Alone. (styleforum.net) • British brollier - James Smith & Sons 1830. (thetweedpig.com) • The beauty of … [Read more...]