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SIX GREAT OUTDOOR DATE IDEAS

During the summer, the weather beckons you outdoors in a way it simply doesn’t during the other three seasons. Don’t waste the sun. Enjoy summer days (and nights)  as often… read more

WORKWEEK WARRIOR: HOW TO ROCK UNIFORM DRESSING

Uniform dressing has been interpreted in a few different ways. Some say it’s fewer pieces all in the same color family, making outfit selection a breeze. Other people think it’s… read more

HOW TO BE A SMART SHOPPER

The price of looking good can be hefty and doesn’t always agree with your bank account. Impulse purchases and pricey splurges can leave your wallet light without much to show… read more

GENTLEMAN’S GEOMETRY: DRESSING FOR YOUR BODY SHAPE

If you’re searching for a guaranteed way to look put together (or trying to avoid looking like you don’t know what you’re doing) attention to the fit of your clothes… read more

FACE-OFF: A GUIDE TO SHAVING (PART ONE)

Few things in a man’s life can be as satisfying as a close clean shave. Indeed, many of life’s other very satisfying things likely involved somebody shaving within the past… read more

CARING FOR YOUR SHOES: A CLEANING GUIDE

For accessories that are constantly beat up and stepped on (literally), shoes sure are underappreciated.  A pair of good shoes can make the difference between an outfit that gets you… read more

CHOOSING THE PERFECT SCARF

Scarves have been a staple accessory for both functional and fashion-related purposes for centuries. However, you may be weary of wearing scarves for a number of reasons. Maybe it’s the… read more

YOUR GUIDE TO MEN’S WALLETS

Every man needs a wallet. Wallets are not only are an extension of one’s fashion sense, but also a necessary everyday carry item for toting around the things you need… read more

LAPEL PINS 101

As they say, style is all about the details.  It’s about adding your signature personality to any look.  One of the easiest, most timeless ways to do that is through… read more

WHAT DOES YOUR BAG SAY ABOUT YOU?

Bags are as essential of a component in shaping your everyday style as they are for women. However, for a lot of us, the bag that we end up toting… read more

WHICH SHIRT COLLARS REQUIRE TIES

Over the years, shirt collars have undergone several changes and adaptations both for form and for function. As the changing times have called for varying shirt collars, we now have… read more

STYLE TIP: WHAT TO WEAR WHEN IT’S HOT OUT

It’s crazy hot outside these days. Every summer the temperatures rise, but this year is one for the books, breaking all sorts of sweltering records across the country. What’s a… read more

YOUR GUIDE TO WATCH BANDS

Watches are one of those accessories that serve multiple purposes.  They help you keep track of time, but can also complete the look of an outfit.  Each watch gives off… read more

BREAKING IT DOWN: A GUIDE TO TROUSER LENGTH

Break: In the world of menswear, a break refers to how much of a crease (“break”) occurs at the bottom of your trousers when they skim your shoes. The way that your… read more

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT POCKET SQUARES

We wouldn’t be the first to admit that the concept of a pocket square is a little weird. How on earth could a functionally useless piece of fabric nested inside… read more

HOW TO ROLL YOUR SLEEVES: 5 FOOLPROOF WAYS

Sun’s out, guns out. As the weather gets warmer, we’ve got rolled sleeves on our minds. Historically, the act of rolling up one’s sleeves has been a symbolic gesture of… read more

6 TAKEAWAYS FROM MEN’S STYLECON

This year, we had the opportunity to attend an event that attracts men’s lifestyle businesses, top content creators, and menswear enthusiasts alike from all over the world. The event in question?… read more

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? SPORTS JACKET VS. BLAZER VS. SUIT JACKET

If you’ve been following this blog for a while (or even if this is your first read), you probably understand–or are hoping to understand–the emphasis on details when it comes… read more

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CUFFLINKS

Every now and then, it’s important to do something different with your daily attire.  If you’ve run out of ideas, give cufflinks a run for your money.  Why, you might… read more

YOUR FIRST BESPOKE SUIT: HOW TO TALK TO YOUR TAILOR

There is something–no, many things–to be said about a bespoke suit. A bespoke suit flatters every wearer, never goes out of style, and has the power all on its own… read more

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