1. I read this:

The old platitude "good things come to those who wait" is usually the refuge of the pedant in the face of the anxious. But when it comes to clothing, there's a little bit of substance to it. Fast fashion is just that, fast. It's also cheap, unrewarding, and the clothes just don't have any guts. Things of quality take time to make, and thus time to receive.
2. My knives from the Japanese Group Buy arrived.

... photos to follow.

(those interested in the whole article can find it here: http://asuitablewardrobe.dynend.com/...ting-game.html )