Branded clothing is usually the canvas of status seekers

Posted: August 31, 2014 at 3:22 a.m.

Q. I believe you generally oppose "writing" on clothes, not just designer or brand names, but interesting names like your yacht club or boat name, your tennis or golf club, or even your company or ex-military affiliation. Do you have specific reasons for this and are there some guidelines about when such identification is appropriate? The reason I ask is that my experience has been they often engender some interesting conversations and new acquaintances; that has been the case a few times this summer at casual-dress parties and during a great week on a casual-dress cruise ship.

This story is only available from our archives.


« Previous Story

Dozens of healers convene for UAMS alumni che...

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine opened its 2014 Alumni Weekend at the Arkansas Arts Center, and what filled the Alice Pratt Brown atrium... Read »

Next Story »

Roasting Richardson

It was a match made in heaven: the man who introduced the phrase "40 minutes of hell" into Razorbacks basketball lingo, and the 40th annual Toast & Roast benefiting Big Bro... Read »