Archive for July 24th, 2019


24 July 2019

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

James Rhodes, pianista (e internauta hiperactivo)

Un inglés en Madrid nos recuerda las maravillas de nuestro idioma y nuestra idiosincrasia. El pianista James Rhodes (@JRhodesPianist) compartía este tuit sobre la riqueza de la lengua española. Me apeteció copiar y guardar su mensaje. ¡Con dos cojones!


“Thirty college tips for future successful people” (via staedlers and stabilos on tumblr)

24 July 2019

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

  1. Time management.
  2. How to manage your money. Pay with cash and live within your means.
  3. Don’t starve for a pair of jeans.
  4. Save enough cash to get home in a cab.
  5. Getting good grades alone won’t get you that job


  1. Don’t intern in a very small company and expect a huge outcome.
  2. Work for cash as a waitress.
  3. Remember your roots.Don’t leave your old high school friends in the dust.
  4. Foster relationships with your teachers and older students. Networking.
  5. Be professional in order to be taken seriously.


  1. Watch what you post on social media. They look, they really look.
  2. Network while you’re out.
  3. Learn how to collaborate.
  4. Take your assignments seriously.
  5. Don’t take yourself too seriously. College is a time to experiment.


  1. Travel as much as you can. Embrace your lack of commitments
  2. Work during the summer.
  3. Accept that you will need to get a job and grow up after graduation.
  4. Don’t take time off unless it’s an emergency.
  5. Finish.


  1. Allow yourself to be passionate.
  2. Don’t do drugs.
  3. Start a blog.
  4. Don’t spread yourself too thin. Put quality over quantity.
  5. Don’t get a pet. Remember this is about you, not saving a dog.


  1. Go home for holidays. Family is forever.
  2. Don’t buy something you’re going to owe payments on.
  3. Make sure you have health insurance. See the previous point.
  4. Exercise.
  5. Your own idea?

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“The types of suit every man should own” (Fashion Beans)

24 July 2019

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

Extract of the article 

“The types of suit every man should own”


Fashion Beans editors

“There are few guys who don’t aspire to one day own a walk-in wardrobe filled with every type of suit, but we’re often in the dark as to how to get there. For the remainder, suits are a necessary evil: an insurance policy for professional and social occasions that you want to spend the bare minimum on.” (…) 

1/the Plain Navy two-button suit

2/the Plain Grey two-button suit

3/the Dark Double-breasted suit

4/the Dinner suit

5/the Summer suit

6/the Check suit


continue reading:


N.B: website on classes of fabric


types of fabric



A gentleman should own some of these suits but he should be fit and stylish.

Good manners, elegance and nobility

Journalism As Literature

A graduate seminar at the University of Florida


Elements of True Gentlemen

El Lobo está aquí

Disentería literaria


El primer blog de Garrafón en habla hispana

A Guy's Moleskine Notebook

Books. Reflections. Travel.


crear siempre, aprender y guardar la llama