Author Archives: gilesallen

Just a tie…or the mood of a nation?

When most men stick a necktie on, they rarely put more thought into it than “does this remotely match?” and “does this knot hold the tie on?” Rarely does a man’s necktie decision include a focus group, photo tests or … Continue reading

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Where to go to dress like a Commander-In-Chief

This week, while thinking about post ideas, my Dad called me to ask me about buying a new suit. We quickly got off topic and began to talk politics, the Presidential election and  where Presidential candidates get their clothes. I’ve … Continue reading

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Improving Campaign Style

Following the theme of my previous post, I was looking for a good way to talk about the declining style of our Presidential candidates (especially this cycle). When I was doing some research, I remembered a column I had read … Continue reading

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Presidential Style = Popular Style

Always looking the part, Reagan (photographer unknown) If you look at the popular styles for men’s dress clothes over the years, you will almost certainly notice that the style of the popular President at the time becomes the staple for … Continue reading

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White House Easter Egg Roll

I decided this week, in light of Easter, I would write about the Annual White House Easter Egg Roll. Each year since 1877, the First Family hosts hundreds of children and their families on the White House lawn for the … Continue reading

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First Post-Welcome!

Thank you for visiting my blog! Each week, I’ll bring you interesting stories from the political trail: looking at all the different candidates, their campaigns, our elected officials, and the stories that you may not always hear on CNN each … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com. After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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