Monthly Archives: December 2009

Smoking, If You’ve Got Them

New Year’s Eve may be the last bastion of “formality” left. A dinner jacket, or “tuxedo”, is almost ubiquitous on the last night of the year. But if you’re entertaining at home, you have another option: the smoking jacket. Traditional … Continue reading

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I’d Like Something Different.

Meet Tommy Glenn, late of the United States Navy. He has a different gig now from his military days. One that takes him out of uniform. Over his years with us, Tommy developed another sort of uniform. His suits were … Continue reading

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Of Ties and Cummerbunds

(Tropical and summer events lend themselves to a little bit of rules breaking. But what about the traditional holiday season?) It’s the holidays and this is usually the time that we receive invitations to black tie events. We’re all for … Continue reading

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