"I would be a little reluctant to wear a bow tie to a college or place of higher learning. They are traditionally worn by professors and senior academics and a "techie" wearing one may draw comment.
As for black bow ties, I prefer to wear…"
"I can understand your flabbergastedness (is that a word?). Obviously the people involved were not as well versed in the sartorial arts as we here at AoM.
However I would like to think I would take the high ground and give him the compliment that it…"
"Don't sweat it! I do the same and used to get annoyed by it.
Eventually I realised that everybody ties them differently, which is part of why they are so individual. Now I embrace my way of doing it. It's all good
If you want to…"
"You aren't teenagers any more. Maybe you could ask your brother about the ring, he may know what happened to it or may even have it himself.
It belongs to the family as a whole, maybe you cold come to some arrangement? Just a thought"
"Being able to do a job is only part of the equation. Being at work is like a long job inteview, in this case for your next promotion.
A big part of any job inteview is the question "Will he fit in with us?" If you dress in a way that the…"
"I like the Homburg, and one day I may even buy one. In fact one is next on my wish list
They are a more formal hat than the fedora and look very smart as evening wear, especially with an overcoat. During the day I would stick with the fedora or…"
"Good Advice, never saw this article before so I will be sure to give it a good read over. Hopefully I put this question in the right place. I also hope I am not the only one who gets that sick to your stomach feeling when the politicians start up…"
"I was politically ignorant myself, still am in some ways I guess, but after the last presidential election I've been trying to change all that, and now I feel more comfortable and confident in my beliefs.
I recommend that figure out what…"
"Respectable to whom? And for what purpose?
If you're the average used car salesman, it's Timex, Casio, or Rolex. That's just about it.
If you're a connoisseur, Vacheron Constantin, Urwerk, Lange, and similar brands carry far…"
The upcoming election has got me thinking alot about what it means to vote. I dont know about others, but I think that is a big responsibility. There are so many things the politicians like to toss this way or that way, I can never tell who is telling the truth or not... or worse, how to check it. I have sadly grown up in Political ignorance. I do not think of myself as a simple person... but I feel that the news and media are not really there to make us, or at least me, make the right…See More