Catalogue of Sorts

What I wear, when I wear it, and how it works on my bike

Tag Archives: wool

Monday, Quite Cold

I am dressed entirely in synthetics today (spandex, acrylic, nylon), save my wool overcoat, gloves and hat. And I am cold. Cold. I just can’t get warm, though I have … Continue reading

February 12, 2018

Today is Tuesday

Yesterday was the only day this week it was convenient to cycle. I wore the Ibex lounge pants and the Icebreaker blazer. I was too warmly dressed for the ride, … Continue reading

November 14, 2017

Monday, Whee

Rode Linus for the first time since before Christmas. Thought about taking Giant, whose brake lever was working just fine in the storage space, but went with Linus instead. Slipped … Continue reading

January 13, 2014

Sunday, This and That

I mostly stayed in today, except for when I was going out. We ran different errands and I wore the TopShop grey midi again with a different crewneck sweater.

November 10, 2013

Saturday, Five Hours of Opera

We’re off to Parsifal tonight. It’s very long. I’ll be wearing the merino tank dress from Tikal. It’s comfy, warm, but not too hot, and just dressy enough. I’ll also … Continue reading

November 9, 2013

Thursday, at Home

The contractors were finishing up today, so I was at home. I did have to bike to a meeting. Instead of the sweater dress and turtleneck I had laid out, … Continue reading

November 7, 2013

Wednesday, Conference

I wish I had been able to have a photograph taken of me today because I think I looked nice. (The city workers hanging around where I parked my bike … Continue reading

October 23, 2013

Friday, Meeting

The weather was lovely and I had to go downtown for a meeting. I always feel guilty for using transit into the Loop, instead of biking, but it means I … Continue reading

September 13, 2013

Thursday, Not as Expected

We’re supposed to have a winter storm: heavy winds, sleeting rain that turns to snow, misery, treacherous conditions, bluster! I left Linus in the basement and picked a heavy, long … Continue reading

December 20, 2012

Wednesday in the Home Office

It’s gloomy out there, but I have no reason to leave the house right now. Instead, I’m wrapped up in long underwear, thick socks, and the ever superb Glasnost jacket.

December 19, 2012



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