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Gay Pride History

   THE GAY HIGH HOLIDAYS If Halloween is gay Christmas, then Gay Pride is Easter. The time we honor all those who were sacrificed or sacrificed of themselves so that we can the live the way we do now. A life that many of us take for granted. This past June, Danny and I took Hello Sailor TMH on the road and did our first Gay Pride event in Boston. We packed up the Subaru with boxes of tee-shirts, hoodies, etc. and set up a booth in the market tents. We didn’t know what to expect since we were practically event marketing virgins. Would people actually show up? Would our wares warrant homo recognition or would we go unnoticed? The...

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A Gaycation - 6 Essential Wardrobe Tips

  - Gay Vacations -  Now that we've endured our pathetic warm winter and measly two inches of snow, one starts to think about what the summer will bring and what gay destination will lure you for a holiday. Since we currently reside in the mid-Atlantic region, we find ourselves drawn to the gayest place on earth - Provincetown. We've visited Miami, Ogunquit, Key West, - even Mykonos, but nothing surpasses this little treasure at the tip of the Cape. It's not just a gay street or area in a city or town, but the whole town is bursting with homos and diversity. Heterosexuals are welcomed but realize that they are in the minority and any bad behavior will be dealt...

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Men's Fashion Trends by Hello Sailor TMH

 Men's Fashion Trends Gay style tips for your next gay cruise and keeping your wardrobe in ship shape after 40 from Hello Sailor TMH!  As a man in my mid 50's, what I wear today is quite different than what I wore in my 30's and 40's. Back in the day, I was a fashionista as it was important to me at that time. I am an interior designer, and I had the desire to make a statement as a gay man and artist. I was slim, average height and wore clothes well. I took risks mixing and matching all kinds of things and usually pulled it off. I knew what worked on me and had a lot of fun with it....

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Origins and Functions of Clothing by Hello Sailor TMH

   Origns and Functions of Clothing In A Gay Fashion When and how did gay fashion trends become popular? Read on for a brief review of the history of fashion. What is gay fashion? Where did it all begin, and where is it headed? It's something frivolous to contemplate. In my fashion bible, 20,000 Years of Fashion, some of the first images of fashion began in the Neolithic Period, somewhere around 10,000 years ago. Cave drawings were found showing three female figures looking chic in fur A-line skirts. Whose idea were these fur skirts and who were the pioneering designers? I have to imagine there were frumpy stone age women who nonchalantly wrapped themselves in skins and furs, and got...

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