Down But Not Out, Blucher Moc DIY Shoe Repair

Those who know me well—ok, perhaps many who just know me, in passing…or by reputation alone—know that clothing and the related is something for which I hold great interest and passion. Note too that I specifically reference “clothing” rather than “fashion”…there is a difference. This goes back to my first job in a department store,… Continue reading Down But Not Out, Blucher Moc DIY Shoe Repair

Hanging Picture Frames

Photo Wall Hanging Frames

Part of the “Making the Family Photo Wall” post series: Choosing Picture Frames Arranging Frames on the Wall Hanging Picture Frames Choosing & Arranging Photos Hanging a single picture frame or painting can be a nightmare in it’s own right, let alone hanging 14 in a collective display. There are some tricks however that can… Continue reading Hanging Picture Frames

Modern Man’s Pen

Zebra Pen, expanded

Let me start by saying that having a great pen neither makes the writing great nor legible. That said, that wonderful writing instruments seem to be more of a collectible item than essential seems a shame. The great pen has unfortunately taken a beating from time, both on the technology front as well as the… Continue reading Modern Man’s Pen