Rowing Blazers book launch at Ralph Lauren

Friday, June 6, 2014

Last night I attended the launch of Jack Carlson’s book Rowing Blazers at Ralph Lauren’s Bond Street store. I met Jack a while ago at a dinner with…

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A Shaggy Dog story

Thursday, January 3, 2013

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…

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Fashion’s Night Out @ Rugby Ralph Lauren

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Started by Vogue editor Anna Wintour in 2009, Fashion’s Night Out was an effort to get people out and shopping again after the global recession hit. Now in…

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On the street – Holles St, London

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Spotted on the street in London, clearly a fan of Rugby Ralph Lauren, dressed for a cloudy and rainy July summers day.     Other articles you may…

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On Madras

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Here in the UK, utter the word ‘Madras’ to most people and they’ll assume you’re talking about a rather spicy curry dish. Madras is the old colonial name…

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Double RL event

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Last night I attended an event hosted by Ralph Lauren Double RL at their Mount Street store here in London. Double RL hosted a film screening of Dexter…

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Attire 13 – Princeton 1962

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Insipred by an archive image of the Seal & Key club at Princeton University from 1962, one student stood out. While his classmates were all wearing jackets and…

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Ralph Lauren Fall 2012 Womenswear

Friday, February 17, 2012

Ralph Lauren’s Fall 2012 collection shown this week at the close of New York Fashion Week took inspiration from the ‘English manor’. Now English period tv shows such…

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The year in prep – A review of 2011

Friday, December 30, 2011

2011 is almost at an end, so it’s time to look back at the past year and see how the prep landscape has changed. For us Londoners we’ve…

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Red & Green tartan for Christmas

Friday, December 23, 2011

Red and green are the colours of Christmas time, but how to combine them successfully? This is the time of year when we faithfully rely on tartan to…

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