Posts tagged ‘clothes’

April 3, 2019

I owe my deformity to Payless Shoes

by allthoughtswork

Image result for 1980s flats shoes


Ah, memories of cramming my fast-growing teen-aged feet into 80s flats designed for anorexic insects. An essential aspect of every girl’s wardrobe back then was four thousand pairs of shoes in three thousand colors and Payless made it all possible at $8 a pop.

(sigh) Payless may have gone the way of Blockbuster (my first job, and I wore those flats) but my crooked second toe is forever.  Fuck you, Payless, I love you!

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November 8, 2018

Clothes Folding : Pro Tips

by duncanr

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August 25, 2018

I don’t get out much

by allthoughtswork


April 3, 2016

Orange Sky Laundry

by duncanr

23772406186_e8beeb9938_sNic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett have been named Young Australians of the year 2016 –

the lads fitted two industrial washing machines and driers into the back of a van, drove to where the homeless hang out and offered to wash and dry their clothes for free – restoring a degree of dignity and self-respect for the homeless and an opportunity to engage in conversation with other people

their Orange Sky Laundry has now expanded to 5 vans serving different parts of Australia

January 10, 2016

The Great Loo Mystery

by duncanr

man peeing at urinalGreater Manchester Police responded to calls from members of the public of a man unable to free himself after his clothing got trapped in a urinal when taking a pee –

he was cut free . . .

But they were unable to explain exactly how the man had gotten his clothes entangled with the toilet

no, and me neither – the technique I’ve been using . . .

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