Category Archives: Style Guru

Sebago Dorset Ladies High Boots – en vacances ….

I am driving south in the small hours unable to see a thing due to horizontal wind & rain, hopefully in time to catch the early cross-channel ferry to Normandie, France. Usually, I am unable to see a thing as the car is packed to the gunwales with all manner of building materials – but, ...

Five Ways with seasonal autumn colours

Autumn is here .....

The wind is playing autumn games Through the gardens and the lanes. Picking up, and swirling round Leaves of orange, red and brown. Gusting through each swaying tree, Tossing apples till they're free. Shaking conkers till they drop And open wide with prickly pop. The wind is dancing, full of ...

‘Float your boat’ this summer – Dubarry v. Sebago footwear

If you are a follower of fashion, or even just aware of current trends you will have noticed the recent upsurge in the popularity of the boat or deck shoe.

Renowned for their durability, quality & comfort, this stylish form of footwear - once only the preserve of serious yachtsmen & sailing communities - has ...

The Great Gatsby – Style Guide

Almost all of us, at the moment, will be aware of the 'hype' surrounding the latest film release adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's acclaimed novel - The Great Gatsby. Undoubtedly a literary classic & ranked amongst the greatest works of American literature, it is a spectacle of human deception & weakness, debauchery & ...

A Day at the Races – Style Guide for Men

There are many different forms of ‘horse-racing’ across the world these days but in the UK, race meetings fall under the auspices of the BHA – British Horseracing Authority & essentially fall into two categories: horse jump Flat racing – where thoroughbreds race over short distances on ...

The Art of Design: The Ultimate Shooting Jacket from Musto

The Shooting Season is well & truly upon us & it is essential to be kitted out appropriately for the occasion in accordance with both the traditional, formal dress code & the ever-changing British weather. Muted colours of greens, browns & yellows or a combination of all these in a 'tweed' cloth ...