I’ve always loved tailored clothing, which means this two-part video from MoMA and iconic Savile Row tailoring house Anderson & Sheppard is basically porn to me.
After my old leather wallet got ruined in a rain storm, I needed a replacement. I found an elegant leather-free option from Bellroy.
I’m fascinated by uniforms, particularly military ones. This video details the six uniforms all Navy sailors receive in their seabag.
When I learned that Adidas made one of their most iconic sneaker designs in a vegan leather, I was eager to give them a try.
The American aversion to any glamour or sophistication in one’s personal wardrobe is well documented and easily observed. And it’s a bummer.
I was in the market for a good new pair of jeans. After much touch-and-go with my usual brand, I finally gave Tellason a try. In brief: I’m very pleased.
Award-winning writer and humorist Paul Rudnick is one of my favorite people to follow on Twitter. I finally got to sit down and talk with him.
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.