Thoughts and Musings | Blog | Martel+Ram

How To Tie A Perfect Bow

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The secret to getting a nice horizontal bow - on your shoe or neck - as opposed to a wonky or clown-like vertical bow, is quite simple -...

Age, wear & tear

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Our feet generally stop growing by the age of 20, although as you get older (and a little bit greyer) you probably find that you have gone up...

Let’s talk about sweat

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Compared to the rest of your body, the soles of your feet have the most sweat glands per square centimeter. 125,000 sweat glands per sole. They can generate about a half...

It’s a fact that our feet (as a species) are getting bigger

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  Our feet are getting bigger, increasing by an average of two sizes over the past four decades, according to the College of Podiatry. The average men’s shoe...

Lazy Summer Days in 'The Bone'

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Welcome to August in the big city... After a long year of lockdown seclusion, anyone with two pennies to rub together and the wherewithal to navigate the test-to-fly...

To Suede or Not To Suede | Blog | Martel+Ram

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Suede is skin - and like our skin - water is not the enemy.

Back to Cool Style | Blog | Martel+Ram

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As they say...there is no such thing as bad weather; just bad clothing.

New Rules, Same Passion | Blog | Martel+Ram

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We are pleased to announce that our Marylebone store will reopen on Monday, 15 June. 

New Year - New Location | Blog | Martel+Ram

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We enter into this new year with a new store location in London's Marylebone Village neighbourhood. The new Martel+Ram shop is located at 56 New Cavendish Street -...

An Evolution...not a Revolution | Blog | Martel+Ram

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 This week we have launched our new www.martelandram.com site as well as a new variation of our name: Martel+Ram For those of you who know us -...