Category Archives: Menswear

Burberry Boss Retires age 46 – Took Brand From Trashy to Trendy

Posted on November 25, 2017

Christopher Bailey rescued Burberry from the “Chavs”. The Oxford English Dictionary defines a Chav as a “a young lower-class person who displays brash and loutish behaviour (English spelling) and wears real or imitation designer clothes.” These were the types of people who came to love the historically stodgy English brand in the 1990s. They wore Continue Reading »

The Time I Met Michael Jordan

Posted on August 16, 2017

Long time readers of this blog know that before becoming an eBay seller, I was an actor. I did mostly commercials and industrial sales & training films.  And when there were no steady gigs, I was happy to get a job as an extra on a commercial. Extras are those people who walk around in Continue Reading »

This New Picture Doesn’t Do Me Justice, or Does It?

Posted on March 12, 2016

When you have your caricature done, you always expect that it will make you look good. Usually, the opposite happens. That happened to me at the huge International Home & Housewares Show which just ended in Chicago.  Hundreds of companies vie for the attentions of buyers with various give aways, contests and anything else they Continue Reading »

2016 Colors of the Year: Rose Quartz & Serenity!

Posted on December 6, 2015

Did you ever wonder where color comes from? Not the colors of the flowers and the trees and the sky and the sea, but the colors of products. Everything from cars, appliances, and cosmetics, to magazine ads, designer gowns, furniture and the paint on your walls all have one thing in common, somebody decided what Continue Reading »

Buy a Bugatti at Johnny-Sells

Posted on November 21, 2015

Sorry, did you think we were selling a Bugatti automobile? Oops, my mistake, I must have put that picture of the car in there by accident. Bugatti makes some of the fastest and fanciest autos around. There is another Italian company named Bugatti that makes a full line of luxury clothing and accessories, including the vintage Continue Reading »

Deliver the Message with a Messenger Bag

Posted on November 6, 2015

Messenger bags are every day essentials for students, bicycle commuters and those who want to look cool.  And Johnny-Sells has lots of messenger bags. These durable bags come in a variety of shapes and sizes. There’s one to fit every person and budget. You can stuff books, laptops, notebooks, lunches, presentations, homework even messages in Continue Reading »

These Duck Boots Won’t Quack You Up!

Posted on October 1, 2015

Why do they call them Duck Boots? Maybe it’s because you wear them when it’s nice weather for ducks. Or maybe because they’ll make water run off your foot like water off a duck’s back. But my personal theory is that they call this a Duck Boot because they’ll help to keep you from slipping on the Continue Reading »