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Jack's Box: Striped Tee, the Fox Collection, And More

I’m a sucker for a striped tee shirt, probably because it’s nothing I would ever buy new. Who walks into J. Crew and says, “Yes. These stripes in these colors are exactly what I want today.” Not me, though we can discuss the merits of j’Crew another time. 253 more words

Box Photos And Letters

A Three Dollar Bill

Starbucks  5 A.M.

Believe it or not, there’s a line that luckily, is behind me.

In walks Mr. Brooks Brothers, who I’ve written about ( 198 more words

Humor

In praise of (sewing) button-front shirts

If I had to describe my personal fashion style in one word, I’ve always immediately jumped to “tailored.” When I met my husband just over 30 years ago, he commented on the number of suits hanging in my closet (with shoes in labeled shoe boxes lining the upper shelf). 1,023 more words

Sewing

Cold Day in Alexandria

The weather in the MidAtlantic is incredibly unpredictable. It was a beautiful week in the 70’s, and suddenly it turned below freezing with snow falls. The warm weather had caused the cherry blossoms to bloom, so it was an interesting dichotomy between the snow and the delicate white flowers. 161 more words

Flashes Of Delight

Furla Promotes Alberto Camerlengo as CEO

MILAN — Furla’s board has unanimously appointed Alberto Camerlengo as its new chief executive officer. Camerlengo, 52, was previously general director of the Italian accessories company. 391 more words

Human Resources

My Daily Wear: March 21, 2017

Happy Tuesday! I don’t know about you all, but this week seems to be off to a rather slow start. Today feels like it should be Wednesday… The wi-fi connection here at my local Starbucks is also being SUPER slow. 69 more words