Month: November 2007

So what would I like for Christmas? You know you are hurtling towards old age when you have to ask yourself that question, and you feel even older when people…

Read More My Sartorial Gifts Wish List

I feel a modicum of sympathy for modern politicians. It must be inordinately taxing for them to appear to be pleased to see the deep ranks of the sniffling public;…

Read More Gordon Brown’s Style Problem

How many scarves does a man need? I have bought scarf upon scarf, never counting the total, never even caring how much I frittered away. Digging through piles of forgotten…

Read More Choosing Scarves

Adding that measure of poise to an outfit is the sine qua non for the elegant gentleman of today. Balance and harmony have become important once more to the modern…

Read More Using Colour in an Outfit

The artistic polymath Noel Coward was also one of the most desired and admired men of his day. A playwright, award winning actor, composer and society wit, Coward was the…

Read More Style Icon: Noel Coward

I have a tendency to lose gloves. I cannot, no matter how I devote my best efforts, keep them more than a year. My habit of misplacement has led me…

Read More What Gloves to Wear