A few shirts tonight. $20 each.
LE Super-Pinpoint; a heavy pinpoint they offered a few years ago. It is what a Hyde Park is to an average oxford. Pink uni stripe. 15.5x36
Old BB blue oxford, 16x36
Old BB pink pinpoint, 15.5x35
Old BB bengal stripe, 15.5x36
LE Viyella (old 55 wool/45...
I have 4 rugbys now and a few sweatshirts from Columbia Knit. Very good products. The sweatshirts were about $35; all french terry cotton and made in the US. What else can you ask for? As for the rugby's, the normal fit is somewhat generous and they will put, say, medium sleeves on a small body...
I bought a beige one here a few months ago:
Made in England and around $88 shipped. Quality product. Thinking about getting one in navy. Not traditional, but their waxed cotton one looks pretty neat, too.
In addition to the cruise line you take, the port you leave out of makes a big difference too. Cruises leaving Miami draw a different crowd than cruises leaving from, say, Galviston. The "elegant" dinner on my recent trip was well attended many folks in shorts and t-shirts. The arcane...
Positive, my man. Things I have sent to the Philippines and Korea have needed them. You print 4 copies of the customs declaration/label. One for the post office, one for yourself, and two for the customs houses. All but yours go into that little envelope that you stick on your package.
Make sure you get some of these, though:
SketchHood, thanks for the tip. I'll give it a try here and post my results if anyone else is interested.
Eagle, I may have you beat in the tightwad department in that I can't bring myself to pay even the sales price for a single Shaggy Dog. :) I understand your sentiment, and not to belabor...
Good morning, gents. I got a wild thought this morning; do you think its possible to brush a regular shetland sweater to something approaching a Shaggy Dog? Various sources say that the original Shaggy Dogs were hand-brushed, but technique or the type of brush isn't included (and why would it...
Haven't seen this method mentioned in the forum before, so thought I would share. It helped me with some nasty scuffs on a pair of chromexcel loafers.