Author: <span class="vcard">Andrew Williams</span>

As strange as it may seem this time of year the big labels and retailers preview their spring and summer collections. As a blogger with a reasonably sized audience I…

Read More Looking Ahead

A few weeks ago I commissioned another piece of tailored clothing. I opted for a double breasted mallard green Harris Tweed jacket. The cloth has a herringbone weave with classic…

Read More Cream and Beige Tweed for City Gents

As I mentioned in my last post, when I travel I invariably have a list of items to purchase from said destination.  And so here were the things which I…

Read More The Little Things in Life

I’m not an easy traveller and don’t really do holidays except under duress – liberally applied by my girlfriend Westie. One thing that does motivate me to leave the country…

Read More A World Wide Wardrobe

I’ve just returned from another wonderful trip to Italy, sampling the delights of Florence, Sienna and the Tuscan countryside. They say travel broadens the mind, and I’m sure it does.…

Read More A Turn around Italy: A Thought or Two

England’s sudden cold snap brought home to me the fact I need to invest in a new overcoat. On average I find a good quality overcoat will last me nearly…

Read More A New Coat

I’ve decided I’m going green. An unusual pronouncement for a former policy advisor on aviation, so perhaps I ought to qualify that statement. Of all the colours present in my…

Read More Going Green