The Remembrance Poppy

Red Poppy Boutonnieres for Remembrance Day, Veterans Day & Memorial Day

The last time I was in the UK in November I was surprised to see almost everybody on the street wearing a Red Poppy on their lapel, jacket  or raincoat from early October until Mid November. It seemed like one could buy these inexpensive plastic flowers on pretty much any street corner, Read more

The Peacoat Guide

The Peacoat Guide: History, Sizing & Where To Buy

Today, I would like to continue our overcoat series with the iconic Peacoat – also referred to as Pea Coat – by explaining the history of this utterly classic garment, its developments in the UK, the US Read more