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Is a Lapel Flower a Bit Too much?

In my experience, wearing a lapel flower tends to draw more compliments than usual. On one occasion a compliment was given by a passerby but was then followed by a comment that the individual felt that they couldn't wear one because it’s just too flashy for them. That made me stop to think, is a… Continue reading Is a Lapel Flower a Bit Too much?

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Bowtie Thursday ft. @Blow_Ties

It has been a while since we have highlighted some of the best and most unique bow ties around. This week we are highlighting Blow Ties. Blow Ties is a London-based men's accessories company whose concept is one the that dares to stand out and lead. According to Blow Ties, they represent a revolution against… Continue reading Bowtie Thursday ft. @Blow_Ties

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Pattern Focused: Gingham

Gingham is a medium-weight balanced plain-woven fabric made from dyed cotton or cotton-blend yarn whose name originates from the Malay adjective, genggang meaning striped. It is made of carded, medium or fine yarns, where the coloring is on the warp yarns and always along the grain. Gingham has no right or wrong side with respect… Continue reading Pattern Focused: Gingham

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Bow Tie Thursday with Ulterior Motive (@umotive)

We recently were introduced to the Swedish based label Ulterior Motive. Ulterior Motive is a mens accessories label with a main focus on ties, wallets and more. They also have a small but swanky collection of bow ties. Take a look at these classy gingham numbers.     For more information on Ulterior Motive and… Continue reading Bow Tie Thursday with Ulterior Motive (@umotive)

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WSM Podcast 21: Talking with @Switchwood

Download It Here In this episode we sit is a very busy Starbucks to chat with Drew and Sergio of the Washington D.C. based wooden bow tie company Switchwood. The lattes and conversation flow as we talk wood, bow ties, and style. Intro and outro music entitled Changes (It’s Time) by J Hill the Singer… Continue reading WSM Podcast 21: Talking with @Switchwood