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#NoCargo and 8 more to avoid

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Gentlemen, your preppy style should, in theory, be timeless. That’s not to say it can’t evolve but conventions that have developed over time help define a style. Move too far away and its essence is lost, stick too rigidly to so-called ‘rules’ and the casual charm is soon stifled.
As someone far wiser than I once stated, “when you made it ‘classic with a twist’ it ceased to be classic.’

There are certain things that are to be avoided at all costs. Be an individual, of course, just don’t be one of these individuals…

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Dashwood Boat Club Summer Party

Dashwood Boat Club Summer Party – Henley Regatta 2013 from Preposity on Vimeo.

Summer seems to the be the time when those quintessentially British sports come into the nation’s consciousness. It’s early July and while Andy Murray is flying the flag for British tennis at Wimbledon, further up the Thames the Henley Royal Regatta is bringing together hundreds of British rowers to compete on the longest, straight stretch of the river. Read More

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On inspiration and Pinterest

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Admission: I’m slightly obsessive compulsive. What can I say, I like organising things. I was the kid that always put his colouring pencils back in the correct order. I grew up to become a graphic designer, so I suppose ordering information is essentially my job.

I’ve always collected graphic ephemera and packaging, I have piles of old Brooks Brothers and LL Bean catalogues, but how often can I sift through it all, or find that one piece I happen to be looking for? Read More

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A Shaggy Dog story

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Here’s a story about a shaggy dog. Don’t worry it’s not one of those long-winded stories
The Shaggy Dogs we’re concerned with are of the variety sold by arbiters of Ivy League Style – J. Press. Read More

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Attire 10 – Tweed Run

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Last night I walked over to the Rugby Ralph Lauren store in Covent Garden’s Piazza to pick up some pieces to wear in this weekend’s Tweed Run (Saturday…

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Thursday, October 13, 2011

RL Rugby shaggy dog sweater, Harris Tweed jacket, my old school scarf, grey cords, Mondaine watch. Other articles you may like: Attire 7 Attire 8 Attire 6

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Thursday, September 22, 2011

AUTUMNAL BROWNS – Corduroy trousers, RL Rugby fairisle vest and club-collar shirt, Harris Tweed herringbone jacket, diamond point bow tie Other articles you may like: Attire 10 –…

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Monday, August 29, 2011

PREPARING FOR AUTUMN – JPress Shaggy Dog, blue oxford button-down, corduroy trousers, Barbour Bedale jacket, Sperry topsiders, scarf Other articles you may like: Attire 9 Attire 8 Attire…

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