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How to Thrift: Deciphering Brooks Brothers labels

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Those who know me well know I have two areas of particular affection when it comes to clothing: Brooks Brothers and vintage clothes. I worked for Brooks Brothers for a … Continue reading

Vintage Tweed

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Fall is my favorite time of year. Fall clothes are my favorite kind of clothes. And a great tweed jacket may be my favorite of all. Jacket: Vintage tweed, unknown … Continue reading

Back again…for now

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Hi, friends. Sorry for not posting in a very long time. I hope to remedy that and post somewhat more frequently, going forward, but I won’t make any promises. Life … Continue reading

Madras

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  Jacket: Polo Ralph Lauren, trade, $0 Shirt: Brooks Brothers, sale, $40 Tie: Chipp, gift, $0 Pants: Express, thrifted, $10 Shoes: Alfred Sargent for Brooks Brothers, $175 Total: $225 At … Continue reading

Double Breasted

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Blazer: Polo Ralph Lauren, thrifted, $13 Shirt: Luciano Barbera, thrifted, $5 Tie: Brooks Brothers, discount, $25 Pants: Brooks Brothers, sale, $50 Shoes: Alfred Sargent for Brooks Brothers, $175 Total: $278 … Continue reading

Low Contrast

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Sometimes low-contrast outfits can be challenging.  When the elements don’t contrast much, sometimes they clash instead of blending well, and sometimes the overall effect can be somewhat boring.  I think … Continue reading

Hello, Professor

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  Blazer: Schupp & Snyder, thrifted, $12 Shirt: Brooks Brothers, thrifted, $5 Tie: Some old store brand, trade, $0 Pants: Brooks Brothers, store sale, $70 Shoes: Brooks Brothers, clearance, $180 … Continue reading

On The Border

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What do you when you’re on the border between seasons? You’re ready for the colors and textures of fall, but the thermometer still says it’s summer.  Well, you wear clothes … Continue reading

Summer is Fading

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The last days of seersucker season are quickly running out – after Labor Day, summer clothes like this go into the closet to hibernate until next spring.        Jacket: … Continue reading

Back

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After a couple months of being lazy in my dressing and my posting, I’m going to try to get back to wearing respectable clothes more frequently and posting more often. … Continue reading

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