Monthly Archives: June 2021

Seasonal Shirts: Seersucker

From the Hindu sīrsakar which borrowed from the Persian word shīroshakar, meaning “milk and sugar” (a reference to the two different textures, one smooth, the other puckered), seersucker has a long history of keeping us cool. The colonial Brits figured … Continue reading

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Definitely Not Your Grandfather’s Seersucker

Seeresucker’s genius is that the puckering weave lets only 30% of the fabric touch you at any time, which makes for more air flow and a cooler wearing garment. And that’s why it was such a staple of summer wardrobes … Continue reading

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For Summer’s Urban Adventures

Life’s an adventure. Or it should be if you’re doing it right. Meet the challenge of dressing well while dressing casually with a versatile linen jacket like the one shown above. Completely unlined, it wears like a linen shirt allowing … Continue reading

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