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Match your shoes, belt and watchband: Triple Points

22 Jul , 2009  

Triple points So you are looking for that killer look. You have successfully found a tailor and a fabric that brings something new to the table. The next step is to complete your appearance with the accessories; the shoes, belt and watch. Preferably, all three should have the same colour and material. Do not mix […]

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Great Gift for Men – Gentlemen’s Shaving Kit

10 Apr , 2009  

Give some one the perfect shaving tools! A great gift for men, is a gentlemen’s shaving kit. A friend who was studying in London, actually gave me my first Kent brush and Taylor of Old Bond Street Gentlemen’s Shaving Cream. Until then I used regular Gillette blades and foam, which I always have disliked since […]

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Tuxedo

21 Mar , 2009  

Please go to; black tie.

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Cummerbund

21 Mar , 2009  

Cummerbunds are typically worn with a tuxedo (black tie). They are often shiny and made from silk. They are not functional, but you may store some coins or tickets in the folds. Cummerbunds look better on young and skinny men. With a tuxedo, the cummerbund should be either black or dark blue. If you intend […]

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Paisley

16 Mar , 2009  

Paisley pattern is a droplet-shaped motif that is commonly used for ties, bowties, pocket squares, lining of the felt and jacket.

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Thom Brown

24 Feb , 2009  

Thom Brown is a men’s wear designer who is notoriously known for wearing high-water flood pants to show bare ankles. This style makes him unique. His shows have models wearing their pants extremely high too, but usually with socks on to hide the bare skin. On the left you see Tom Ford. On the Right […]

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Try a Pocket Square Instead of a Tie

23 Feb , 2009  

The often overlooked accessory that gives a men’s outfit a completely different look to it, is a must have in any men’s wardrobe. Not only can it be worn in the breast pocket of the jacket of the suit, but also in the overcoat. Etiquette for smokings is that a pocket square can be worn […]

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Silk Knot Cufflinks are Cool

22 Feb , 2009  

Silk knot cufflinks, also known as monkey fists, monkey balls, turk’s heads and bachelor knots, are colorful and much cheaper than metal-like cufflinks.

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Impress Them With Your Shoes

22 Feb , 2009  

The average person needs 7-8 hours of sleep a night. Still, many people won’t invest in a proper bed, leading to disastrous back or neck issues.  How many hours do you walk on a regular day in the office, university, supermarket, wherever? How much do you invest in a pair of shoes?

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When and How to Wear Cufflinks

22 Feb , 2009  

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Women love jewelry, they have many items for differing occasions that need to match their outfit. A man’s jewelry usually consists of a wedding ring, a few exclusive time pieces, perhaps a quality pen and a few pairs of cufflinks. Those with an eye for detail will carefully coordinate a pair of cufflinks with their […]