The Gentleman’s Occupations: Writer

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Hello there, To keep the momentum of our new Occupations category going I shall tell you about the wonders of the gentlemanly occupation of writing.  Many gentlemen have been writers and vice versa,… Continue reading

The Gentleman in literature

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Hello there, A great source of a gentleman’s knowledge about gentlemanly activities, traits, habits and dress come from some quintessential gentlemen who never existed. These are gentlemen who can be found sitting in… Continue reading

A Gentleman’s Occupations: Archæologist

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Good day, Here we begin a new chapter at the The Gentleman Blog where we detail the many occupations that gentlemen are particularly drawn toward. Today is non other than the archæologist. There… Continue reading

The gentleman at Easter

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Hello there, As you are no doubt aware, it is once again Easter.  I have no doubt since you can’t stroll down the high street without seeing images of gigantic Rabbits holding baskets… Continue reading

The gentleman’s study

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Hello reader, I am writing to you from my study. I can tell you that it is like paradise in here. The rich smells of lacquered mahogany from my desk, cedar and tobacco… Continue reading

The gentleman and the cravat

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Hello there, A gentleman said to me the other day, “Brixley, I need to look less formal, but the weather is getting colder and my neck gets cold, however I don’t care for… Continue reading

The Gentleman in uniform

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Good day, A gentleman has many strings to his bow. This is meant both metaphorically and literally. It is easy to distinguish the gentleman impostor from the true gentleman by the actual number… Continue reading

Gentleman’s best friend

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Hello there, We here at The Gentleman have talked a lot about the company that a gentleman should keep, but we have unfortunately neglected the canine component to this most complex of equations.… Continue reading

From The Gentleman’s Vault VII

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Hello there, It’s once again time to put on your dust gloves and carefully extract some of The Gentleman’s well-aged posts from their hermetically sealed storage facility located at a secret location deep… Continue reading

The Gentleman’s playing cards

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Good day, Gentlemen often find themselves in situations when they must pass long periods of time with the same people in the same place. This may be in a trans-subcontinental train voyage or… Continue reading