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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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? 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 »
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 »
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? 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 »
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 »
Jil Sander for Uniqlo + J Collection Preview First Look
Designer/High Street collaborations have become increasingly successful over the past few years and Jil Sander for Uniqlo will be no exception. Sticking to her minimalist aesthetic, the collection is a great come-back for the designer into the fashion circus. It has been around five years since Raf Simons took over at her namesake label after… Read more »
TopMan Bright Suits
TopMan have really stepped up to the game over the past few years and this suit is no exception. These shiney suits are stunning for summer (if we actually ever get one) parties and I’d love to see one about at London Fashion Week. Available in turquoise, bright blue, lime green, raspberry and mauve. They… Read more »
Gaultier for Dr Martens
OK, so they might be for the girls, but these Jean Paul Gaultier collaberated Dr. Martens are hot. They have a distinctive diamond cut detail and will come in black and white. I love boots and they have been on the feet of many a fashionista in London however, rumor has it that they will… Read more »
Eddie Borgo Jewelry
Taking influence from the street culture of New York with clear indications of a punk influence, Eddie Borgo is an exciting name to watch (and buy!). His almost architectural pieces are uniformly geometric, almost art deco with more punky bite and New York grit. OK, so he is not cheap but I am going to… Read more »
Mouton Collet Jewelry
Belgian design duo Moutton Collet produce a natural and aesthetically rhythmic collection of jewelry. Their philosophy is that off ‘contrast and opposition’ with pieces I think that evoke a range of emotions yet are consistently wild and free-spirited. Check out these guys, their work is incredible and totally unique.
One of the hottest swimwear brands has finally swam the ocean from Australia to London. Franks apparel is influenced by the beach culture and carefree lifestyle of down-under, never the less I find their collection of vibrant and, well, sexy shorts incredibly refreshing. Their motto ‘for guys who appreciate style and are not afraid too… Read more »
Boys with Tattoos: Hot or Not?
I recently learned the meaning and history of the iconic Swallow tattoo and it made me think, is an arm full of ink hot or not? The Swallow tattoo originates from the days of exploration, piracy and trading where a sailor earned his Swallow image by traveling 5,000 miles and another two, intertwined, on completion… Read more »
Are London and New York Loosing Their Style Footing?
Sex and the City, Gossip Girl and Ugly Betty are all set in the the city where fashionistas retreat to for some style therapy. Yet, up and down Fifth Avenue the fashion pack are seething from the news that they are well…no longer fashionable. According to The Global Language Monitor (GLM), New York is now… Read more »
Helmut Lang Men’s to Close?
According to reports in today’s Daily Mail, Helmut Lang is close to axing it’s menswear line. Quoted via Vogue a source says; “It doesn’t make sense anymore to make men’s for Helmut”. “They haven’t shown a formal collection in five years, and Link Theory has a big retail plan for the company that’s centred mostly… Read more »
New Wave ‘Thin Air’
Fashion-forward talent site The Ones2Watch has today featured this style story styled by London cool boy Paul Joyce and photographed by George Mavrikos. I not only love the urban setting, and of course the styling and choice of garments, but also the model Isaac Carew. Both Joyce and Carew are boys to watch I think!