Tag: clothing

Durable Goods

Filson Western Vest

A nice little Christmas gift I received this year was the Filson Western Vest (pictured above). The vest is made in the USA of 100% pure Mackinaw wool from Canadian farms. As you probably know, wool is a fantastic material because it keeps you warm even when it is wet. So if you are out […]

Durable Goods

My New Gustin Jeans

Some time ago I purchased and received my new Gustin dungarees. I have been wearing them now, off and on for about three months and I am now ready to talk about them. You can choose the fit you want for your Gustin jeans – straight, slim or skinny. I do not do well with […]

Durable Goods

Gustin Premium Menswear

In January I went online and purchased a pair of jeans from Gustin Premium Menswear. And just this week I received them. You would be justified in thinking WTF – ¬†you ordered them in January and receive them in March? Well that is because Gustin does a crowdsourcing form of retail. What they do is […]


Vancouver Opera’s Performance of La Traviata

On Saturday April 30th I will be attending the opening night of Vancouver Opera’s performance of La Traviata. Yes I am excited about seeing Sir Jonathan Miller direct Guiseppe Verdi’s most popular opera but at this time I have a much more pressing question or concern on my mind; whatever shall I wear to this […]