The Broad Street Chapel premises had been hosting soldiers since the start of the war. But shortages of food – and, worse, tea – were putting a dampener on things. 166 more words
Tags » Khaki
By, Kevin Gaiss
Ah the Chelsea boot. A simple design with all the right curves in all the right places. If I had a dollar for every time I was told I was wearing girl boots by my less cultured peers, I would be able to afford a real pair. 478 more words
Tilehurst men were sharing their experiences with those at home.
It has been delightful to receive letters from some of the men in khaki, or in navy blue, since writing the last set of notes, especially because those fellows show such unmistakeable signs of their appreciation of church life here in the earlier days. 61 more words
Yes, we all know by now that nothing beats the discounts and available brands in the January sales. Honestly, I’ve spent the last few hours trawling through each category (shoes, accessories, dresses) to see what items are available and working out potential outfit ideas to make sure I don’t fall into the trap of purchasing items just for the discount. 121 more words
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Seeing that my efforts to annoy him failed, I gave in, and we were soon done, and then started for the river–Mr Beecham clad in a khaki suit and I in a dainty white wrapper and flyaway sort of hat.