Posts Tagged: vintage

I have a tie problem…

… and my problem is that I don’t have enough ties. My necktie collection hovers around the 50-60 mark at any given time. The vast majority of these are from all my usual haunts: Daffy’s (R.I.P.!) was my absolute best tie-shopping place for years, and at least a dozen of these are from there. The others are from JackThreads, H&M, Delaveine in Paris, celio* in Paris, and of course several of them were gifts. I…Continue Reading →

My pink Parisian bedroom, and the New Jersey tie

Haha, this is an old one, probably 2008. This is me in my little ol’ pink bedroom in Paris, in the neighborhood of Pigalle. That tie has little New Jerseys on it! I got it for $1.50 at Village Thrift in Pennsauken NJ, probably in the 1990s. No recollection about the rest of the outfit; probably various thrift stores mixed with some H&M. I surely do miss those striped pants, but the spiky-belt look is…Continue Reading →