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 »

3 Fears That Stop You From Enjoying The Summer

If you live in the UK, chances are you’ve been keeping an eye on the weather forecast for the past few weeks, wondering when summer will come. A warm weekend doesn’t count as summer, and despite the 30°C of the last weekend, most regions have gone back to the typical combination of grey sky and… Read more »

Some Of The Best Benefits Of Beard Oil

Perfectly groomed beards are all the rage these days.  Many men like to see what kinds of styles they can create on their face and show it off to the public.  Along with growing that beard, it is essential that we take good care of it. Beard oil is the answer to that problem.  Just… Read more »

Staying Comfy On Your Summer Adventures

Summer is the time of adventure. The weather is good, and the light doesn’t fade out until very late in the evening – you won’t lose your way due to the sudden onset of the dark. You won’t have to pack your bag with heavy items like jackets and umbrellas and a coat, and the… Read more »

Becoming A More Classical Gentleman

What is the meaning of looking sharp? The very word ‘sharp’ conjures an image of clean cut lines and clear defined grooming. The attention to detail is something that slips into this image as well. In order to be finely groomed, we have to look at the smaller the things as well as the large…. Read more »

How to Dress for the Airport

Summer Holidays: What You Need To Rock At The Airport We bet you can’t wait to jet off and enjoy a break in the sun. Once your packing’s done and you know everything’s in check, you only have one more thing to think about: the airport outfit. You’ll know yourself that what you decide to… Read more »

Top 5 Bags to Get You Through London Fashion Week Men’s

London Fashion Week Men’s starts tomorrow, which means there is one essential item everyone and I will need – a great bag. With a phone, small wallet or separate cards, back-up charger and cable, invitations and a snack bar (always, always take a snack bar) having the smallest but best use of space that leaves… Read more »

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  • Vogue’s Fashion Night Out

    Thursday’s in London is the night for chic events, launches and ‘quick’ drinks that often turn into mammoth hangovers! And next Thursday (10th September 2009) will be no exception as the bold global initiative orchestrated by Vogue magazine, Fashion’s Night Out, will be taking place in London – and all over the world. The picture… Read more »

  • Some Thing for the Weekend: Commonwealth Utilities

    Seeing as I am away in rainy Wales this weekend, I wanted to share these exclusive and exciting images of New York based label Commonwealth Utilities upcoming collection before I go away. Commonwealth Utilities is the dream label of friends and business partners Anthony Keegan and Richard Christiansen. Founder of the Chandelier Creative Design Agency,… Read more »

  • EXCLUSIVE: UK’s First Roberto Cavalli Outlet

    Taking a trip to new outlet shopping centre Gloucester Quays this past Bank Holiday weekend, I can exclusively reveal that Roberto Cavalli will soon be opening his first ever UK outlet store. Dates are sketchy and details thin on the ground but this is a landmark announcement not only for the brand but for the… Read more »

  • Traveling in Style

    #LFW Elle and London Underground celebrate 25 years of London Fashion Week with a collection of it’s own – 25 exclusively designed posters by the hottest on-schedule designers. The who’s who of the London fashion scene have created some striking posters to make Monday mornings more bearable and Friday evenings even more exciting! Above I… Read more »

  • Molyneaux does Menswear at PPQ

    Percy Parker and Amy Molyneaux PPQ are one of the driving forces behind the continuing success of London and are set to launch a menswear line. With designer collaborations, celebrity collaborations – most notably Peaches Geldof – and popup stores Amy Molyneaux and Percy Parker will be super busy next year. In an exclusive interview… Read more »

  • The-FAD

    Many a website/blog covers just shoes, people, menswear or some more unprintable topics but the-fad.com purely focuses on the divine beauty of fashion, art and design. Whilst many are happy to pick out popular pieces from designer collections or art from the coolest guy of the moment, The-FAD scours the entire collections of mainstream and… Read more »

  • She is like….Shutting…It….Down….B.A.N.A.N.A.N.N.A.A.s

    If you haven’t already seen the ‘Rachel Zoe’ outakes on youtube, watch it now! Genius, is like…sooo…not…the word. Its, like… amazing.

  • H&M Campaign with Andres Segura and Ryan Thomas

    H&M has always been a favorite high-street brand of mine with its lively clothes and colourful palettes but have always thought their adverts to be a little muted. However they have shot these promo pictures to generate interest in their e-commerce site for S/S10. Featuring Andres Velencoso Segura and Ryan Thomas, the two present a… Read more »

  • Raf Simons for Dr. Martens

    After my post earlier this month about JPG collaborating with Dr. Martens, news has reached LSoD that Raf Simons has also teamed up with the iconic footwear brand. The marriage draws on Simons unique aesthetic with metallic leathers, new-nova leather with Dr. Martens conservative styles and traditional fastenings and details. It really is a refreshing,… Read more »

  • Double Identity

    Double Identity is a London based sneaker design house that is totally underrated in my eyes. They only sell at Unconditional, Monmouth St, London WC2 in the UK, 7 in New York and various locations in Japan. Whats more, they are not absurd prices so won’t make much of a dent in your wallet. Edgy,… Read more »