Levi-Strauss has bummed me out over the last few years, catering to short-term trends while abandoning decades-long customers like me. But some selections from their Vintage Clothing collection have given me a little hope.
When it comes to good shoes that last for the long haul, I’ve learned that it doesn’t pay to play it cheap.
The proportions of the shirt collar, tie, and lapel width converge at an often overlooked and poorly executed intersection of men’s dress. And there’s usually a crash at that intersection.
For job interviews, board meetings, weddings, funerals, nights on the town and covert operations, the navy suit takes us everywhere.
My prescribed sartorial on-camera upgrade for podcast host, writer, professor, emergent prince of all media and my future ex-boyfriend, Scott Galloway.
We all love a t-shirt. And a custom, made-to-order process that leaves no waste or unsold garments is a compelling one. But can (or will) people spend $64 for one?
I had a great time catching up with my friend Ann Richards on her podcast. She and I go back to my Cleveland days, and it was so good to talk with her.
A mellow mix to finish an insane year. And, of course, Christmas music!
Ours is a culture that celebrates having more. More clothes, more rooms, more closet space, more cars, more gadgets, more stuff, more… But does it make us happier?
Since many have told me how much they enjoy seeing New York through my social media content, I thought I’d try a little experiment with my occasional podcast.…
In this re-engagement with the podcast, I’m recalling (and adding to) the values I explored when I created this blog more than a decade ago.
Getting a COVID test and buying online custom clothing during a pandemic, when in-person shopping and tailoring is limited.
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.
Life in NYC under extraordinary circumstances.
Online custom suits can be a daunting and confounding prospect. In this episode, I talk about my own experiences with it.