When it comes to good shoes that last for the long haul, I’ve learned that it doesn’t pay to play it cheap.
Saturdays are podcast days for this mildly media-obsessed listener. I listen while I clean, do laundry, shine my shoes, iron shirts, walk the dogs or whatever. Below is…
Getting a COVID test and buying online custom clothing during a pandemic, when in-person shopping and tailoring is limited.
Saturdays tend to be podcast days for me. I listen while I clean, do laundry, shine my shoes, iron shirts or whatever. Below is a digest of some…
My favorite pair of rigid, selvedge, raw denim Levi’s has been replaced by an imposter that insists on stretching.
“New York, New York” belongs to Frank and to Liza. Recording a cover of such a sacred and iconic song is a daring prospect. This new interpretation by Daisy Dash hits it from a very unexpected angle, with a tone very reflective of our current moment.
Some days are good. Other days are not so good. But I have enough experience and hindsight to know that this, too, shall pass. In the meantime… much to watch, listen to, read and write.
One of my favorite voices on style was on NPR’s Fresh Air yesterday. Tim Gunn talked about his own approach to clothes while we’re on lockdown, his evolution on criticizing the “comfort trap” and much more. It was a great interview. (But it was Terry Gross talking to Tim Gunn. Of course it was a great interview.)
A sensible daily checklist for those of us in isolation during the pandemic.
Music. It’s one of the things getting me through this odd time in isolation. Here’s my curated Spotify playlist for May. Enjoy!
After many false starts over several years, I thought I’d use the time to make an earnest attempt at telling the story of a pivotal period in my early 20s that changed my life.
When it comes to food, I’m not fancy. And with a limited budget and a very limited kitchen, I have to keep it VERY simple.
Even though we only think of it in tropical climes and times, we should really be wearing sunscreen year-round. A broad-spectrum sunscreen with at least 30 SPF is where it’s at.
Amidst all the uncertainty and fear in the pandemic’s American epicenter, I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else.
Like Ally Sheedy in The Breakfast Club, I had nothing better to do.
In a political culture where visual perception is king, Biden looks better. The photographs prove it.