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How To: Find a Good Tailor in Hoi An

A huge part of most people’s visits to Hoi An includes the inevitable trip to a tailor to have some personalised goodies made up.  The choice of tailors can be extremely overwhelming though, as there’s something like over 100 tailors in the teeny central area. 610 more words

Tapping Skilled London Tailors for Crafting a Lawyer’s Summer Attire

Being a lawyer in London comes with a higher level of prominence and responsibility, given the prominence of the place itself in various fields, including law and justice. 67 more words


Dropping Dong Everywhere

Days 12 through 17 were spent in Hoi An, with day 12 as our journey from Hanoi via plane. Originally we planned to spend just three nights in Hoi An, but we decided to extend our stay by two nights – an opportunity made possible by our flexible itinerary. 859 more words


Alison Bisping

14 June at 13:39

Can anyone recommend anybody local who can recover settees? Nothing wrong with mine except they are worn and they are so comfy! 57 more words

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Shopping Words of Wisdom

If you are shopping on a budget, keep an eye on sales at your favorite stores by signing up for the emails, check online sources for discount codes and deals (Retaillmenot.com is my favorite), and don’t forget to take advantage of the discount retailers like Marshalls, Nordstrom’s Rack, T.J. 249 more words

Fashion Tips & Tricks

Filipino Market in Kota Kinabalu

As if we weren’t tired enough from shopping at Gaya Street Sunday Fair in the morning in a tropical heat, we continued to walk around Kota Kinabalu (KK) city to while our time before heading off to the Filipino Market which only opened at 5pm. 554 more words


Innovation Impresses Son

Walter Blount Jr. proudly describes the innovations his father made in his Nyack dry cleaning and tailoring business. From the archives of the Nyack Library.

Oral History