Old School found a… I don’t know what it is but it has some great moments, it is called Take Ivy and it is 7 minutes. Check it out here.
The Amazing Tom is reading this book:
Contributor Chris Modlin sent in this follow up to yesterday’s piece about habit creation and practice: check it out here.
The NY Times ran this piece about the best advice you received in 2022, this was one quote:
|In your closet and your life, subtract whenever you add. — Mary Shanklin, Winter Garden, Fla.
I do not agree. Which is not to say that one should not emphasize quality and resist gluttony. However, having stared into the abyss a bit recently, I will tell you, sometimes, just add.
And finally, Old School referred me to this analysis of Brooks Brothers. It is very good, and it does reference us specifically. You can read it here.
And while you are reading it, try not to take this quote personally:
“The cantankerous community of online traditional clothing enthusiasts tends to blame such missteps on Claudio Del Vecchio…”