Posts Tagged: dressing

Ru’s Blues

It’s is sort of ironic that a menswear look should be inspired by a drag queen, no? When I first saw Rupaul strut into the workroom on an episode of Rupaul’s Drag Race in a crisp white double-breasted blazer with

Ru’s Blues

It’s is sort of ironic that a menswear look should be inspired by a drag queen, no? When I first saw Rupaul strut into the workroom on an episode of Rupaul’s Drag Race in a crisp white double-breasted blazer with

Mixed Media

Sometimes I suffer from split-brain. Whatever spring night this was was one of those occasions. I couldn’t decide on how I felt much less what I wanted to wear to dinner  so  I threw together this juxtaposition of silk brocade and

Mixed Media

Sometimes I suffer from split-brain. Whatever spring night this was was one of those occasions. I couldn’t decide on how I felt much less what I wanted to wear to dinner  so  I threw together this juxtaposition of silk brocade and

Fringe Benefit

      Departing for Baru from Bocagrande, Cartagena Bocagrande in our wake Clear blue skies and wind in the fringe The perks of being a planner = a night in Baru, Colombia at the beautiful Casa San Agustin. This

Fringe Benefit

      Departing for Baru from Bocagrande, Cartagena Bocagrande in our wake Clear blue skies and wind in the fringe The perks of being a planner = a night in Baru, Colombia at the beautiful Casa San Agustin. This

Gelassenheit: A German Lesson in Peru

 Mission: to be where I am.Even in that ridiculous, deadly seriousrole – I am the placeWhere creation is working itself out. – Thomas Tranströmer As I feel the powers of “releasement” shaping my life this very day, I am compelled

Gelassenheit: A German Lesson in Peru

 Mission: to be where I am.Even in that ridiculous, deadly seriousrole – I am the placeWhere creation is working itself out. – Thomas Tranströmer As I feel the powers of “releasement” shaping my life this very day, I am compelled

In Living Colour

There’s something about being in the tropics that inspires a brazen combination of colours. Besides, when one invests in a hotly hued pump, one finds every reason to play with colour. Since these  Dior pumps entered my life about a

In Living Colour

There’s something about being in the tropics that inspires a brazen combination of colours. Besides, when one invests in a hotly hued pump, one finds every reason to play with colour. Since these  Dior pumps entered my life about a

Now Sissy That Walk

        I wrote “Red…for Filth” (here) last year during the season 5 run of the TV programme, RuPaul’s Drag Race as an homage to the variegated world of drag culture from which I draw so much joy.

Now Sissy That Walk

        I wrote “Red…for Filth” (here) last year during the season 5 run of the TV programme, RuPaul’s Drag Race as an homage to the variegated world of drag culture from which I draw so much joy.

Saturday Blues

This past Saturday was anything but blue– well, depending on the sense in which one uses the word.  In fact, it was quite a happy saturday: lots and lots of laughs with friends (and hence the inability to get more

Saturday Blues

This past Saturday was anything but blue– well, depending on the sense in which one uses the word.  In fact, it was quite a happy saturday: lots and lots of laughs with friends (and hence the inability to get more