Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Southern Proper in the AJC

From the Atlanta Journal Constitution on March 22nd, 2008:

Is it too early and too chilly for the triumphant return of summer fabrics? Opinions vary like those on a church building fund committee.

"I'm so glad you asked," said Emmie Henderson Howard, co-owner of Southern Proper, billed as the "haberdashery for the Southern gentleman" ( "We recommend wearing a lighter color suit, or even a navy blazer with a pair of dress trousers, but pairing it with a perfect pastel shirt, and tie it off with a cheerful patterned necktie or bow."

Howard, proper as a dimple on a silk cravat, will wear a coral cap-sleeve dress made of cotton this Sunday...

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