Author Archives: Trent Scovell

About Trent Scovell

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I Switched from Android to iOS

I had been an Android user for four years. Here’s my summary of the difference between the three Android devices I’ve used and the iPhone 5s I began using recently: The iPhone works way better. I was worried I would … Continue reading

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A Measurement of Friendship in the Modern Age

Friendship in the modern age could be measured by whether or not words have been added to your custom dictionary on your smartphone. If text message exchanges result in the use of words not in the stock dictionary, and use … Continue reading

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Pocket Squares – February Package from Put This On

A few pictures from the February shipment of Put This On pocket squares. Two more fine squares for the collection.

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Starbucks, Land’s End, and Nordstrom

Three of my favorite kinds of e-mails: Starbucks Rewards, Land’s End sale, shipment notification from Nordstrom.

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The J. Peterman Company

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My first article of clothing from The J. Peterman Company. Wait, you didn’t know The J. Peterman Company was more than a reference in the hit T.V. series Seinfeld? Yeah, it is. Here are pictures of my new vintage long … Continue reading

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Cool Land’s End Survey

Check out this cool survey Land’s End put together. Great questions!

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My First Pocket Square from the Put This On Gentlemen’s Association

In October I became a member of The Gentlemen’s Association, a service offered by the men’s style blog Put This On. As a member, I receive a hand-made, high quality pocket square on an every-other-month basis. Today I received my first … Continue reading

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In-room Ironing for Guests: A Guide for Hotels

Normally, I enjoy ironing. Only minimal attention is required, enough to avoid burning one’s self or the garment, making it an activity favorable for deep thought. Yet I dread ironing in hotel rooms. It’s as if hotels sought out a … Continue reading

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Just Replace the Toilet Paper Roll. All the way!

Found commonly in the restrooms at my home is this:  a new, full roll of toilet paper sitting atop a spent toilet paper cardboard roll still in the holder. I’ve not caught the roll-replacer adverse in the act; I’m convinced there are … Continue reading

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Lacing Dress Shoes Properly

I get excited in an eye-rolling sort of way when I discover means for putting a finer touch on how to dress with style and sophistication. Today I discovered a method for lacing dress shoes that gives an classier look … Continue reading

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