the horror

I gave a presentation at work a couple of weeks ago on the ‘dressing for success’ theme (although I really dislike that term; it’s a callback to the 1980s that conjures up images of shoulder pads and androgynous looks befitting an Annie Lennox music video… but I digress). To kick things off and make the point that everyone makes embarrassing errors in fashion judgment from time to time, I shared...

on patrol

This set of novelty ‘fashion citations’ was a recent impulse purchase at the Flying M gift shop: Although I don’t think I’ve got the chutzpah to actually deliver one to a fashion offender, it’s really tempting sometimes. Take this duo, for example, spotted at the airport last week: I wish I had gotten a shot of the front view of the woman on the left, because this photo doesn’t capture...