At one time, the handkerchief was meant to be hidden, like one's underclothes, for it was regarded as an article of toilet. But this rule proved utterly futile. The beauty of the handkerchief - its exquisite lace embroideries - made it too beautiful and too effective a weapon to be hidden. The handkerchief can be … Continue reading HANDKERCHIEF ETIQUETTE


Etiquette tends to be one of those words that people cringe and scowl whenever they hear it. It makes people think of reprimands, classism, or "that horrible moment when...". But it doesn't have to be so. The basis of etiquette is being kind, considerate, and respectful. Yes, etiquette is about rules. And although some rules … Continue reading 8 BASIC RULES OF ETIQUETTE