Category Archives: Clothing

April 29, 2017
June 29, 2013

After many years of wanting one, I finally got a proper Barbour jacket. Great for the upcoming autumn weather.

May 27, 2013

Four ways of tying a tie

There are different knots not only for different occasions, but also ones suited to thin (or comparatively thick) ties.

June 27, 2012

Fast Company's interview with Uniqlo's Tadashi Yanai

“Too often, we have tended to fall into a trap of creating plain hamburgers.” Yanai zeroes in on a lumpen gray sweatsuit, a 1,490-yen ($20) example of what to wear if you want to void all attractiveness on your person. “This,” he says almost triumphantly, “is a plain hamburger. It’s got nothing. You see no trace of a design commitment. We are probably selling it because it sold well last year.” He pauses, and then looks at me. “Would you wear it?”

The fact that I love Uniqlo apparel is not exactly a secret. (via