"It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle."
Ernest Hemingwayemail me if google hasn't got the answer..
I’m still amazed how many times this has been re-blogged, but not as amazed as commercial web sites claiming as their own..
Not looking forward to the 30c + >90% humidity onslaught of Singapore aka "The Truman Show" compared to low 20c + low humidity of Sydney aka "The Emerald City"..
Though am looking forward to a w/end in HONG KONG!
(Taken with Instagram at The Bunker)
But look at the “crows foot stitching” (buttons)!
Daily Guido - you can just see that horrid bow tie…
It’s most definitely warming up - let’s peddle.
Details | Who else but Rapha that make great urban cycling kit. I guess I could try “Outlier” - but from what I can see on their web-page, only skinny legged cyclists need to apply..
* yes I do ride with a helmut (Giro Atmos)
Another Friday, another day for Business Casual
Even though it is the second day of spring - the air is still cool, hence the sweater.
When I find myself wearing a lot of similar tones, highlighting with the opposite tone in smaller dosages is the best way to balance the look. Such as the red toned silk pocket square & brown suede shoes.
Sleeves need shaving - even happens with cashmere
Green & Gold = Wallabies
Hard to beat suede DubMunks & the Dainite is great for foul weather
Details | Knit - Loro Piana | Jacket (part of suit) - P johnson in Loro Piana wool/cashmere “gun check” for GW | PS - Tom Fucking Ford | Shirt - Ascot Chang in vintage Drakes private reserve shirting for GW (helps to know peeps) | Pantaloons - P Johnson in Loro Piana cotton fine pin cord for GW | DubMunks - Edward Green “Westminster” in Mole suede, 888 last in Dainite for Leather Soul | WatchClock - Panerai Radiomir #210