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universal standard

Calling all women sizes 10-28, who want a really stylish winter coat… The Standard When I looked at my mail this morning, Universal Standard was there telling me that this coat, the Beas coat, was now available. A month ago I tried the coat on at the Standard showroom; it’s soft, cocoonish, and brilliantly designed.  You can […]


Italian story, Italian style

I have a romantic tale to tell. There once was a young woman, vacationing alone in Italy. She had come from the United States, landed in London and immediately headed south. After traveling by train down the the boot that is Italy, she arrived in Rome. As the train pulled into the station, the summer-kissed Roman boys stuck their […]