Your Perfect Autumn Fragrance: Terre d’Hermès Eau Intense Vétiver

Like the change in the seasons, Hermès say that this is where ‘A shift occurs’. The horizon brightens. A star rises. Men are beckoned to another Terre. As soon as I felt the amber fragrance land on my skin, I was taken aback by the deep warmness it alluded; like a roaring fire illuminating a darkened room. … Read more »

El Palace, Barcelona: Celebrating 100 Years

Situated in the center of Barcelona, just a few steps away from the exclusive “Paseo de Gracia”, El Palace began life as the Hotel Ritz. Retaining many of its original, decadent features, dining here is an affordable luxury. The Menu L’Éclair, a three course spectacle, will ensure you re-visit the hotel again and again. It has… Read more »

Never Undervalue Your Underwear

Underwear has been around for a very long time, in a range of different forms. The modern examples which people like to wear have been on the market for decades, and the shapes and styles you find haven’t changed much over the years. This doesn’t mean that choosing garments like this is a simple job,… Read more »

Change Your Ring Finger if You’re Having Bad Luck

 If you feel that you are having bad luck in life, and things are not going well, you may wear a ring on another finger, which may bring you special effects.  Wearing a ring on the thumb symbolizes the well-being of happiness and longevity, and is suitable for the elderly, especially men. However, wearing a… Read more »

Make Finding Your Style A Little Easier

For a lot of men, the idea of embracing style and fashion can feel like kind of a foreign concept. A lot of this can be attributed to the fact that there just haven’t been that many style expectations placed on men for a long time. There was a time when every man was expected… Read more »

Tired of Feeling Tired? Here Are Some Possible Causes

Tired of feeling tired? It’s understandable, it’s hard to get out there and enjoy life when you’re constantly lacking in energy. You might have put your fatigue down to having a busy lifestyle, but there are a number of causes. Here are three of the main ones.    You’re not getting enough sleep First things… Read more »

Your Holiday Packing Essentials

If you’re off on your holidays to lie by the pool and soak up the sun for a week or so then, you won’t need much more than swimwear, a sunhat, some sunglasses and a book. However, if you’re planning on doing a little more than that, you will have to pack a bit more…. Read more »

Save money on your student car

As a student, you’re still working on your dreams and being able to save money as soon as possible is a great way to stay out of debt. Once you’ve graduated and entered the workforce, having a savings account can help you hold out for the job you really want or simply give you more… Read more »

Why Cashmere is So Ridiculously Expensive?

Why Cashmere is So Ridiculously Expensive? Cashmere is a type of fibers known worldwide for being amazingly soft and incredibly warm. Anything made from cashmere has a luxuriously soft feel to them. It also provides significantly more insulation from the cold weather when compared to regular sheep wool.   However, the super-soft feel and incredible insulation… Read more »

Important Things To Remember For A Motorcycle Summer Road Trip

With the thrill of the open road ahead of you, and with a spirited sense of adventure, you might well consider taking a road trip on your motorcycle this summer. However, to ensure you are fully prepared for the ride, here are some important things for you to remember. #1: Make sure your motorbike is… Read more »

  • LVMH Vs. eBAY

    Now we all know there is a bargain to be had on eBay, the online auction site but LVMH, owners of Louis Vuitton, do not see it that way. LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA – to quote its full name – has won a court case in which eBAY is to pay €80,000 in… Read more »

  • Ash Stymest for System

    Wow! London boy-of-the-moment Ash Stymest is going sUper international with this campaign for Korean label System.Photographed by Karim Sadli, they really capture the essence of Ash and feel that the shots are styled to highlight him, not the clothes. photographs courtesy of Life is a Puzzle

  • Playful Pelayo

    The incredibly attractive and sweet Pelayo of Kate Loves Me blog was photographed by The Sartorialist this week wearing this amazing home-made tee. On his blog and facebook, Pelayo is making and selling his custom tee. But the question is…where do you find pins big enough?!

  • Commonwealth Utilities S/S10 Runway

    Commonwealth Utilities, who have become my new favorite label from the USA, kindly sent me their S/S10 runway images. I have chosen some images that reflects the trends from the upcoming season – black, greys and metallics – and am also seeing shorts are once again on the trend list. The collection has a preppy… Read more »

  • Jimmy Choo for H&M

    A few images have been floating around the internet, but most have been taken down! But I found one at The Fashionisto of this cotton tote with studs and leather bomber and scarf. Enjoy it whilst it lasts!

  • Baby, It’s Cold Outside

    PPRS Stunning black knit bomber cardigan with front fastening, leather toggles. Farah Fairfax shawl collar purple cardigan with green and white fairisle print. Missoni blue striped v neck knit. It might just be me but it was freeeeeezing today! It got my to looking for a new winter wardrobe and My-Wardrobe has just got these… Read more »

  • Commonwealth Utilities ‘Men We Love’ A/W09

    Commonwealth Utilities is a new favourite import of mine since I posted about them a few weeks back. They have exclusively released their short film, Men We Love to, to me and some other press. Its voyeuristic angle looks at the transition from normal, sleeping guys in to ‘Commonwealth Utilities’ supremos during a normal morning… Read more »

  • Fashion Food at Fashion Week

    #LFW Despite not being at any shows this London Fashion Week – work commitments- I am determined to enjoy some of the fun.So I was pleased to hear that a pop-up Armani Cafe will open at St. Martins Lane hotel, London, WC2 which will be open from 17-22 September. Such a great spot for some… Read more »

  • Vogue’s Fashion Night Out!

    John Rocha on Dover Street en route to Dover Street Market. Such a gentleman kindly agreeing to a quick photo! The Joseph Popcorn vendor outside Joseph on Old Bond Street – a much needed pitstop after a few bottles of champagne in Chanel opposite. My glamorous friend Tolula Adeyami DJ’ing at the DKNY Bungalow 8… Read more »

  • After the weekend

    I shall be better and post my antics from Thursday nights Fashion Night Out in London. Am currently on my sofa wrapped in my quilt watching vintage films whilst sipping LemSip…