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Warm Hands, Warm Heart

I have a confession to make. There has been a vintage item I have been lusting after for a long time now. Seeing other ladies with this wonderful accessory only made me more determined to seek-out my own; but it had to be… 531 more words

Frocks & Fashion

The Cardigan, Part III -- Argyle

Location: Caelestium Isle

The argyle pattern, with its diamond lozenges intersected by diagonal lines, is identifiable at least back to some point in the 17th century, and is traditionally associated with the Clan Campbell of Argyll in Scotland. 149 more words

Country Wear

The Cardigan, Part I

Location: Basilique

The cardigan, we’ve been told, really came into its own via the influence of the Prince of Wales. Albert Edward, etc., that would be. 162 more words


Mr. Wooster's wish list

To all the haberdashers and tailors of Second Life, here are a few things that we gents wandering about in the first half of the 20th century would really like to see. 315 more words


A country ramble

Location: Roche

In the last post, we presented this Kauna suit as a suitable option for urban day wear. The purchased package includes a pair of knickerbockers (what they call breeks) that serve well for sporting in the country. 398 more words


Pet peeves, a slight mistake, a palindrome and plus fours

Well, the Wordwatch Towers butler is threatening to resign and claims he’s been offered a new post on what he refers to as a ‘successful grammar blog’. 454 more words


Bespoke Plus-Four Test Ride

I call it a test ride because one of the wonderful things you can do in plus fours is ride a bicycle! So, I’m almost done! 495 more words

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