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2901 E Broad St
Richmond, VA, 23223
United States

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Services Lookbook

Jason is an amazing connoisseur. He shares his passion and knowledge with great humor and generosity. Our guests were delighted their new understanding. He is truly an ambassador for a well-blended lifestyle.
— Amanda Ohlke, Adult Education Director, INTERNATIONAL SPY MUSEUM, Washington, DC

In person and on the telly, Tesauro enlightens gents and ladies alike with tips from The MODERN GENTLEMAN & The MODERN LOVER.

A spoken word piece commissioned by the Virginia Wine Board Marketing Office for their 2014 Governor's Cup and Wine & Dine Month Celebration.

A spoken word piece commissioned by Richmond Magazine for the 2014 Elby's: Richmond's Restaurant Awards.

Rules of Engagement
Text ok for an ask-out? Pick-up or rendezvous? What to wear?

New School Etiquette
Table manners, abbreviated formality, dealing with wine service, handling the check. 

Ending a Date
Goodbye kisses, parting words, head games and the follow-up.

Romantic Resolutions for Singles
Take a spontaneous vacation. Reinvest in yourself. Try a digital makeover.

Low Pressure Valentine's Dates
Beer tasting, chill-outs, old school games, cooking class.

The New Classics
To gift or not to gift, the modern mix tape, tickets to a show, the cocktail kit.

Blue Collar, Black Tie
Two watermen introduce Tesauro to oyster farming. Tesauro introduces them to genthood. 

Art of the Custom-Made Suit
Designing the silhouette, selecting the fabrics and getting fitted.

Upgrading your Game
Eye contact, ear contact, conversation etiquette and MG's magic P.I.L.