My passion for furry shoes continues; oblivious to the unpredictable UK climate, relentless unsolicited comments and basic common sense. I wore my ‘hairy cow’ Paraboots last night out on the pops. A bloke I had never met told me I had nice shoes. Not sure if he was taking the piss, but I thanked him […]
So, are Paraboots having a moment? To answer this, firstly we must put to one side the reprehensible use of the phrase, ‘a moment’. Secondly we can examine some recent evidence. There was this interesting pair we looked at in December. Then there are these hairy ones remember? Exclusive to Goodhood, I ended up buying […]
Le quartier a toujours eu une réputation sulfureuse. C’est à la fin du 19ème siècle qu’apparaissent les premiers cabarets. Le plus connu d’entre eux est devenu une institution : Le Moulin-Rouge. A partir des années 1910-20, Pigalle devient un véritable repère de bandits avec ses bars clandestins et ses maisons closes. Après guerre, la loi […]
So as a bit of a get to know me exercise I’m going to do a few posts on brands I like. Top of the list currently is Drake’s diary.
So this is where all the fashionable men are right now.
UPPERS DOWNERS Up Colder weather Down Grey skies Up Paraboot Down Mephisto Up “Whack it up front” Down “Pissing about at the back” Up Those that know Down Grandaduals Up The Rolling Stones Down The Beatles Up Mary Poppins Down Harry Potter Up Nigel Cabourn Down Nigel Farage Up College scarves Down Aqauscutum scarves Up […]
Paraboot have been making their Michael silhouette for over 70 years. And it’s taken that long for me to take notice of it. As I’ve touched on before, I’ve previously relegated the brand Paraboot to the pile of brands that are lovely and well made and all that, but rather too ‘available’, too commonplace and […]
Why are suede shoes so popular – and so synonymous – with the north-west of England? I’m sure people reading this from that part of the country are nodding away saying, “Yeah they are aren’t they and yeah I wonder why that is”Because – let’s be frank – it rains all the fucking time! Now […]
This Norse store review examines if Norse store is legit, or a scam. And also if it is safe, real or fake. Customers complaints and feedback are also discussed in this review. This Denmark based online fashion retailer says that they have “a passion for functionality, quality, the classics and the ultra modern”. This conveys a […]
So on a Sunday cold cloudy foggy and settling back from a hectic Saturday all over France let me bring back the uncharted waters of talking about streets, food places etc of my eternal Paris. I shall be by again this month! I used to worked just at the corner with this street and walked […]