Somewhat off topic: One of my favorite wine stories was relayed from a friend who went on one of the wine tours in Cal. The guide is suggesting various wine/food pairings, e.g., cab with braised short ribs etc.
Someone asks quite...
Originally Posted by CoryB
If I heard someone ask for scarves I wouldn't have done anything different then the sales staff. I like using old archiac terms too, but you could have been more helpful to the staff as...
Originally Posted by Connemara
According to the pictures posted, you mean a tie.
In that case, why would you feel the need to be a difficult customer and push an antiquated term on a salesperson? Of course...
Originally Posted by Film_Noir_Buff
Is that a Vass?
I Keed, I keed.
Oh, and design professor, stick with the darker ones for your purposes. Stick with the lace ups unless you are a professor or in design....
Here is a 9 shoe at virtual clothes horse that you'll probably either love or hate.
grapevinehill was carrying brown suede shoes from polo (CJs and other levels of quality) that were worth watching too.
Couldn't agree more that leather is an excellent choice if chosen wisely.
Quality and construction will vary both on the leather and the underlying furniture.
Some pieces are built to essentially be disposed of once the leather...