Tag Archives: Madewell

East Dane Friends and Family Sale

While everyone else was hawking one day sales for Columbus Day yesterday, East Dane was secretly plotting out its two-day Friends and Family sale. Since East Dane is a blog sponsor, that makes all of you friends (or family, not … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: The Creighton-Wichita State Game

The Creighton-Wichita State rivalry is a relatively young one.  Though the two teams have been members of the Missouri Valley Conference from 1945 to 1948 and then again since 1976, the rivalry only really started to take off in the … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: The Dayton-Xavier Game

The Dayton Flyers and Xavier Musketeers have been doing battle since February 20, 1920 when Dayton won a low-scoring 24-18 game.  The two Catholic universities, both located in Ohio only about 50 miles apart have been playing at least once, … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Houndstooth

Congratulations to those boys down south on another national championship.  While the game didn’t go the way I was hoping, it’s no time to be a sore loser.  That’s why we’ll take a look at a pattern commonly associated with … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Fair Isle

Think winter and you’re bound to think of Fair Isle patterns.  An iconic method of knitting from across the ocean, you’ll find Fair Isle in everything from sweaters to ties once the air turns cooler.  Read through this quick guide … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: The Game (Michigan-Ohio State)

There are rivalry games and then there is The Game.  Arguably the best rivalry in all of sports and undoubtedly one of the top three in college football, the Michigan-Ohio State game is something that must be experienced.  They’ve been … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: The Central Michigan-Western Michigan Game

Mrs. GLP happens to be an alumna of Western Michigan so I’d be remiss to not include the Broncos’ biggest rivalry game.  I know firsthand there is a severe distaste for the Chippewas and that distaste is mutual.  Central doesn’t … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: The Michigan State-Nebraska Game

It’s safe to say the Big Ten has had a rough season so far and perhaps no team typifies that like Michigan State.  Considered a favorite to win the conference heading into the season the Spartans are now only one … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: The Minnesota-Wisconsin Game

On Saturday the most-played rivalry game in college football will have its 121st iteration.  The Minnesota-Wisconsin game, first played in 1890, pits two Midwestern rivals in a historically even match.  Minnesota leads the overall series 59-54-8, but Wisconsin has had … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: The Sunflower Showdown

It’s back to rivalry games this week with the Sunflower Showdown, the match up between Kansas and Kansas State.  The Showdown, taking its name from the Sunflower State, actually consists of a series of contests over various sports.  The football … Continue reading

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