Proper Ollie: Minding Our Manners

Elegant Manners

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Proper Ollie: Manners in Minutes

Sculpture by J.Seward Johnson  (Photo Copyright M-J de Mesterton)

Together with standards of dress, manners have taken a nose-dive. These short videos featuring Proper Ollie are amusing, but so true. Don’t let the person being laughed at or hit with a brickbat be you!

Particularly well-done is this Table Manners video by Proper Ollie. 


The Elegant Survival Source for Golf Clothing

Traditional, Reasonably-Priced Golf Clothes

Elegant Survival Recommendation

People who golf in tee-shirts and low-ridin’ pants look like rubes and slobs. Respect for the traditions of the game includes dressing in a dignified, classic style. Golf Knickers is a treasure-trove of traditional golfing trousers, shirts, hats, socks, et cetera. It’s refreshing to see their old-fashioned prices, as well as the wide array of golf classics.

~~Copyright M-J de Mesterton 2009

Here is an amusing video on golf etiquette by Proper Ollie.