Monthly Archives: November 2013

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower


Albert Camus, who penned the title of this post, must have known a thing or two about leaves.  But I wonder how many of them he ever raked up?  Not as many as I have I would guess.  It is almost Thanksgiving, and if … Continue reading

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HUCKLEBURY : The Perfect Fitting Shirt, for $70 – Kickstarter


Originally posted on clothingmadeinusablog:
HUCKLEBURY : The Perfect Fitting Shirt, Backed for 365 days by Dhawal Shah — Kickstarter. Hucklebury is re-starting its Kickstarter project to deliver well-made dress shirts, all made in the USA. The founder Dhawal Shah has…

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It’s like visiting China without ever getting on a plane!


We were at Macy’s this weekend to buy a new mattress for my son’s bed.  Thankfully, almost all the mattresses being sold at Macy’s were made in the U.S.  The same cannot be said for the lions share of the goods … Continue reading

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Ding Ding


I have somewhat of a love hate relationship with bikers in Seattle.  I think it’s great that people bike for exercise or to commute to work.  Any method of getting cars off the road during the daily commute should be … Continue reading

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It’s shear pleasure!


As I wrote last week, to his surprise Ralph Lauren recently discovered that you can actually produce clothes in this country.  As a result, our American athletes will be able to proudly wear uniforms made by members of our extended American when … Continue reading

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If at first you don’t succeed……


  There have been a plethora of articles within the last couple of weeks discussing the fact that in this Olympics, the Ralph Lauren clothes that our American athletes are required to wear will be made by members of their extended American family.  … Continue reading

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