Living, Manners, Reference

Your Guide(s) to Manners and Elegance

Refinement was not only about observing the outer forms of proper behavior and surrounding oneself with tasteful objects; refinement involved a state of mind--it contributed to the formation of personal and social identities. To be refined was not only to be polished and genteel, it was to occupy a different mental sphere, separate from the… Continue reading Your Guide(s) to Manners and Elegance