Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Ski Jumping, Salisbury, Connecticut, 1961

Here are some photos from our archives from 1961of the annual ski jumping event in Salisbury (in the northwest corner of Connecticut), held in February.

Saturday, December 8, 2012

The Lotuff Mens English Leather Briefcase

The Lotuff Mens English Leather Briefcase is hand made in New England and stands out for both its understated beauty and quality - with its vegetable tanned leather, solid brass hardware, and the YKK zipper.  It feels as good as it looks.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

The Norwegian Crewneck Sweater

From our archives...
Many have asked for a review of the L.L. Bean Norwegian Sweater.  Specifically, there have been many questions asking: if the new version is better than the original version (shown above);  if they are still worth the price; and if L.L. Bean is the only place to get one.

And warning - this is a geeky, wonky, trope-filled fanboy entry even by the geeky, wonky, trope-filled fanboy standards of this blog.