Walking through Targèt over the years I’ve always seen the Every Man Jack line of men’s grooming products but have never felt the need to try any of them. A change has come and for whatever reason a recent trip to the retailer spurred me to give them a try. Keeping with the theme of […]Read more "Eucalyptus Mint Wash by @everymanjackbrand First Impressions"
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 […]Read more "Is a Lapel Flower a Bit Too much?"
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 […]Read more "Pattern Focused: Gingham"
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 […]Read more "WSM Podcast 21: Talking with @Switchwood"
Ingredients * 8 Medium Basil Leaves * 1.5 ounces of Gin * 1 Lime, juiced * 1 to 2 teaspoons of Agave nectar Directions In a mixing glass, gently muddle the basil leaves. Next add lime juice, agave nectar and gin. After mixing, fill with ice and shake well. Finally strain into a martini glass. […]Read more "The Happy Hour: Basil Gimlet"