Lately there’s been many more men shopping at TT Patton. Maybe they’ve just discovered us or they enjoy shopping in dreary, rainy weather more than women. But whatever the reason, they are an interesting group to study as it relates to shopping in a stationery and pen shop. Here are some of my observations.. Guy… Read More What is that golf lookin’ book?
This morning, a young man walked in the shop looking for a wedding gift. It’s common, men shop too. He was rather reserved, looked a little lost, or maybe just very serious. He mentioned he had never been in the shop before and just wanted to look around. He also warned me that it might… Read More “No, I’m the groom…”
Today I attended the Chicago Network’s 22nd Annual Women in the Forefront Luncheon (WIFL) where ABC7 Chicago anchorwoman Kathy Brock interviewed Diane Sawyer. In a room filled with over 1300 professional women (and a few men) Kathy entered the room in a very nice black dress along side the fantastic Diane Sawyer in at least… Read More Diane Sawyer, Kathy Brock, and index cards?