Who, you ask, as you well might, is J. Peterman?
He’s the founder of the J. Peterman Company. (Doesn’t help much, does it? )
Since reading “Simple Abundance” many moons ago, I’ve been a fan of this unique mail order company–I especially love the catalogs, and sometimes, I’ve even bought something. (Today, for instance, I ordered two coats, which has started me thinking about the D.I.E.T. again.)
What makes the Peterman catalog so special? The items on offer are beautifully hand-drawn, rather than photographed, and there’s a little story to accompany each garment. (“I bought this robe in Cairo and… Read More »