Braun BN0032

Posted by on Mar 1, 2012 in Clothing, Design, Modernism, Online shopping | No Comments

A bit more modernist drooling here. Do modernists drool? This one does. Actually to make myself sound cool I’m going to say that I ‘contemplate in quiet appreciation’ this watch. Lovely though innit? I always wear a watch. I don’t really care for digital watches, neither do I like anything too showy or with loads ...

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Building a basic wardrobe

Posted by on Jul 13, 2011 in Clothing, Home | No Comments

Sorry, this isn’t going to be a post about the finer details of how to put together some flatpack furniture (I’ve learnt my lesson there), but more about an article that I found interesting. I don’t class myself as a hoarder per se. In ‘Do Androids Dream…’ Phillip K Dick coined the term ‘kibble’ – ...

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Farah Howe jacket

Posted by on Feb 25, 2011 in Clothing, Online shopping, Out and about | 2 Comments

The second of two posts about clothing this week… Spring is in the air and I’m on the lookout for a new jacket. I was just going to get a new G9 but I am always open to new suggestions. I like Farah’s vintage range. In particular I like their polo shirts. I also don’t ...

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Clarks Originals – Jink

Posted by on Feb 23, 2011 in Clothing, Footwear | No Comments

Those brilliant people over at Clarks have reissued another great looking Original. Jink is the name, which I’m guessing comes from the term of being nimble on your feet. They keep the simple style of the desert boot and transform it to sit below the ankle and of course they have the trademark crepe sole. ...

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Baracuta cardigan

Posted by on Sep 24, 2010 in Clothing, Modernism, Online shopping | No Comments

I purchased this the other day and was very happy from the moment I put it on. Most famous for the G9 which was and is still worn by countless icons the Baracuta name and quality extends into their other items of clothing, most of which can be seen in the fantastically brilliant This is ...

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Clarks Originals – Pilton Town

Posted by on Jul 14, 2010 in Clothing, Footwear | No Comments

I love Clarks Originals, I’m very rarely out of them (when I’m out of the house that is). In fact, my first every pair of shoes were Clarks Originals – I find them incredibly comfortable and they undeniably have a style that is never out of fashion. Each shoe has a story to tell of ...

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