Style

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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Culture, Style

The Happy Hour: Hair of the Dog

Hair of the Dog offers a spicy and potent source of libations in a very small package. Due to its ingredients. It is not a shot to take lightly. Ingredients * 1/2 Shot Tequila * 1/2 Shot Irish Whiskey * 1/4 Shot Hot Pepper Sauce * 1/4 Oz Salt Directions Pour all of the ingredients… Continue reading The Happy Hour: Hair of the Dog

Style

Bow Tie Thursday: BÖ by MANSOURI (@getyourbo)

 One of our fascinations with wooden bow ties is the uniqueness that each company tends to implore with their designs and BÖ by MANSOURI is no exception to this rule. BÖ by MANSOURI is a collection of handcrafted wooden bow ties that are forged by a genuine passion for innovative design. This Vancouver based company… Continue reading Bow Tie Thursday: BÖ by MANSOURI (@getyourbo)

Culture

The Mask of Night Expands The @KillShakespeare Universe while removing hearts.

Pirates and the high seas set the scene for the return of the acclaimed series Kill Shakespeare with the new mini series The Mask of Night published by IDW. The Mask of Night sees the return of Hamlet, Othello, and Juliet while introducing us to new versions of Viola and Cesario from the Shakespearean comedy… Continue reading The Mask of Night Expands The @KillShakespeare Universe while removing hearts.

Culture

The Happy Hour: Tequila Slammer

There are a variety recipes for our featured cocktail the Tequila Slammer. Some use champagne (or other sparkling wines), while others use Sprite or similar carbonated beverages. We are presenting one featuring ginger beer, because frankly we love ginger beer. Ginger beer plus your finest tequila is a combination that we can't resist. Ingredients *… Continue reading The Happy Hour: Tequila Slammer