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Anybody Feel a Draft? Origins of the Short Coat.

Blame it on the Italians. The short coat that doesn’t cover the seat of your trousers, that is. It was purely functional. And it’s nothing new. Rewind 60 years. After WWII, there just wasn’t that much to go around in … Continue reading

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Mind the Gap: Let’s Keep Things in Proportion.

  We get it, fashion influences the way that you think about clothing, but we’ve stayed quiet long enough. Fashion is fine for disposable clothing; that is clothing that is cheaply made and trendy. Because fashion is aimed at the … Continue reading

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