Monthly Archives: March 2011

What Do You Wear to Meet an Elephant?

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The circus came to town yesterday, and the elephants and horses paraded right through downtown, past my office. Suit: Oxxford, consignment store, $60 Shirt; Jos. A. Bank, clearance, $20 Tie: … Continue reading

Repp Bow Tie

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Today’s trivia: the stripe pattern on the bow tie I’m wearing today is that of the Fife & Forfar Yeomanry.  Bow ties, by the way, should be tied a little … Continue reading

Herringbone

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Suit: Oxxford, consignment store, $60 Shirt: Brooks Brothers, 50% off sale, $40 Tie: Brooks Brothrs, store discount, $25 Shoes: Crockett & Jones for Brooks Brothers, clearance, $180 Total: $305 If … Continue reading

Where Did Spring Go?

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It seems I scared spring away with my clothes earlier this week.  Whereas it was 80 degrees a few days ago, now there’s snow on the ground. Blazer: Vintage Brooks … Continue reading

And A Spring Hat

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Hat: Dobbs “Rosebud,” 50% off sale, $37.50 Suit: Brooks Brothers Golden Fleece, clearance, $150 Shirt: Jos. A. Bank, clearance, $20 Tie: American Living, clearance, $3 Shoes: Alfred Sargent for Brooks … Continue reading

Spring is Coming

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It may be 40 degrees today, but it was sunny and 75 yesterday.  I’m trying to conjure up more warm weather with my flower tie and linen vest. Suit: Southwick, … Continue reading

Brown Houndstooth Suit

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Suit: Samuelsohn, thrifted, $20 Shirt: Robert Talbott, thrifted, $5 Tie: Brooks Brothers, store discount, $25 Pocket square: Brooks Brothers, thrifted, $5 Shoes: Crockett & Jones for Brooks Brothers, store clearance, … Continue reading

A Touch of Spring

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Suit: Kingsridge, thrifted, $20 Shirt; Brooks Brothers, thrifted, $5 Tie: American Living, clearance, $3 Shoes: Johnston & Murphy Aristocraft, thrifted, $15 Tailoring: $10 Total: $53 If I’d bought everything at … Continue reading

Glen Plaid

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Can you guess who inspired this outfit?  Click here for the answer! Jacket: Ermenegildo Zegna, thrifted, $30 Pants: Custom, gift, $0 Shirt: Lands End, gift, $0 Tie: Vintage, thrifted, $1.50 … Continue reading

The Wool Challis Tie

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Suit: Jos. A. Bank, thrifted, $15 Shirt: Brooks Brothers, store sale, $40 Tie: Drakes for Ben Silver, thrifted, $1.50 Shoes: Johnston & Murphy Aristocraft, $15 Total: $71.50 If I’d bought … Continue reading

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