Keep Your Pointy Flats Keep Your Pointy Flats

Oct. 08, 2016


Keep Your Pointy Flats

With its rock-studded confections Valentino rubbed the Aladdins lamp

My first introduction to pointy flats came in 2008. They were part of a Scheherazade-like story that a friend of mine is notorious for. That time she was describing a cozy get together at a stylish Northern California abode where she had been invited on a hot, summer afternoon. A great aesthete with a masterful hand […]
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All Hail the Green Parka All Hail the Green Parka

Dec. 24, 2015


All Hail the Green Parka

Nudity served in the most subtle, sophisticated ways inevitably makes us tick. And buy military-green parkas. But then comes polar vortex.

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Godet Skirts Godet Skirts

Aug. 13, 2015


Godet Skirts

With a letter from a reader I am testing gored skirts classical appeal in the modern world and indulging in a sartorial memoir along the way.  

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