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Dapper Day: The Original Dandies and Darlings of Disneyland

Almost every single time I go to Disneyland, I dress for comfort. My makeup usually melts off within the first hour, and my hair is usually hidden under some type of hat. 284 more words


Vegetarian S'mores!

I have been vegetarian for most of my life and Evie has been for all of hers. I really don’t miss eating meat, but I do miss marshmallows! 201 more words


Places: Muskauer Park

Back in 2011 at the conclusion of our voyage round Berlin I observed that post-World War Two borders had carved through two creations of the great 19th century landscape gardener Prince… 1,368 more words


Bicycles Beginning

“Every time I see an adult on a bicycle,
I no longer despair for the future of the human race.”
H. G. Wells

This weeks eruption of the Calbuco volcano, reminded me of the following article I wrote a few years ago about the history of the bicycle: 831 more words


"Every girl's crazy 'bout a sharp dressed man"

The photograph of the man above caught my attention because I love the coordination of the jacket, shirt, tie, handkerchief, hat, and especially the shoes with those plaid pants (the beard, not so much). 184 more words


Op-Ed: Fashion’s Bold New Future Has No Gender

Blame athleisure, that slow-burn trend that has us wearing workout clothes outside of the gym, or maybe look to the jersey dressing championed by the likes of Alexander Wang, but much of what passes for men’s and women’s clothing these days is separated by a line that’s barely perceptible. 480 more words


There's nowt so hard as fops

We tend to think of fops as weak, coddled, over-groomed, and lacking in mettle. A man wearing make-up, a powdered wig and silks, speaking with an affected drawl and striking artful poses; a woman with towering hair and a lapdog, fanning herself with infinite boredom and leisure. 1,367 more words

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