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Men’s Style: New Year’s Eve


In my younger days, I was never a huge party animal. I preferred a dinner party to a keg party. And that hasn’t changed much as I have gotten older but…….. Every once in a while, I feel like dressing up and cutting loose. Drink one too many. Dance a little too wild. Sing at […]

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Men’s Style: Ode To Canada


Growing up in the Midwest, I am accustomed to cold weather and snow for the holidays. It wasn’t Christmas unless I had shoveled the driveway in below freezing weather all the while silently cursing my parents for being too cheap to buy a snow blower. Bone-chilling cold, corrosive salt stains on my shoes and second-guessing […]

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Tush to Cush(ion) …..

Do you ever start to see connections where none previously existed? No, I am not talking conspiracy theory ….. but being struck by the similarities between disparate things. For example, I have been on the hunt for a pair of printed pants to wear on vacation. Odd thing to want for vacation, but I am […]

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Motivational Mondays: Valentine’s Day “Tablescape”….

One of my favorite times of day is that hazy, peaceful moment between awake and slumber. You are zen. Your mind is calm. The world is quiet. It is during those times where I roll over and look at my Partner’s face, so sweet and peaceful as he sleeps, that I am filled with gratitude […]

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Men’s Style: Off To The Office….

I rarely wear dress clothes to work these days. Let’s be honest, I spend the majority of my time in dank antique and resale shops, dusty job sites or schlepping samples between clients and vendors. I, like many designers, do not life a glamorous life. In fact, I would say 75% the the time I […]

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