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Last Gasp of Summer…

| 1 Oct ’11 | 0 Comments
Last Gasp of Summer…

Just when it was all about to go autumnal and fall, just as Herb Lester emailed me last week to say ‘great weather, all corduroy and suede chukkas’ we get the Indian Summer of a lifetime. Back to Madras and white Levis for a last gasp summer fling. Next week, snow, no doubt. Then the […]

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Laughter in Madras

| 23 Aug ’11 | 0 Comments
Laughter in Madras

What’s up with The Weejun then? Last week it was 24 Celsius and I was posting about duffle coats. Today it’s like official winter outside and I’m wearing the end of summer madras (actually a Gant Rugger one I picked up for £20 at their factory store). Whatever next? Still yet to wear my 60s […]

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Arrow Cum Laude: The New Breed ’66

| 19 Aug ’11 | 3 Comments
Arrow Cum Laude: The New Breed ’66

After out of season duffle coats, back to in-season madras style checks from 1966 – Arrow Cum Laude Sanforized All Cotton Button Downs…

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The Return of GANT – Quietly and By Accident?

| 11 Mar ’11 | 8 Comments
The Return of GANT – Quietly and By Accident?

In amongst the usual Dad’s wear and euro sloane preppy nonsense, in the last couple of seasons, GANT have sneaked in some really nice bits and pieces to their Rugger collection. I don’t know what their PR is like in the US but here in the UK it’s like they were told they had to […]

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