Month: March 2011

The James Smith Whangee “Hey, it’s John Steed!” cries the cabbie gleefully as the James Smith Whangee man climbs into the back seat. Forcing a smile, he cheerily requests his…

Read More Brolly Stereotypes

Credits: Old Town Clothing; mensstylepro.com; Hackett An unusual topic for a post you might think, and I would scarcely disagree. But it’s funny the things that ferment away in the…

Read More All Leather Braces

Bonnie and Clyde (1967) stars Faye Dunaway as Bonnie Parker, a bored small-town girl, and Warren Beatty as Clyde Barrow, a small-time ex-con. The movie romanticizes the couple’s string of…

Read More A Stylish Movie: Bonnie and Clyde

[A massive earthquake and tsunami hit Japan just as I finished writing this article. Even in Tokyo the tremors were huge, and thousands of people in the north east of…

Read More Sweaters: The Crew Or The V?

Women, in the States at least, are blessed with the functional advantage of it being socially acceptable to carry a handbag. Now that’s not to say I haven’t been known…

Read More Carry On

Yes, I’m banging on about lists again. You see, the last few years I’ve had less disposable income than at any other time in my working life, but I’ve acquired…

Read More The Summer List: Sunglasses

When you get ready for a night out, a day on the town, or what have you, it’s not unusual to want to “dress up” for the special occasion. And…

Read More Dressing Alone