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 »

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  • Gucci Pops Up with Gucci Icon – Temporary

    Gucci has announced Gucci Icon- Temporary, a pop-up store that will be launching on 23rd October 2009 in New York.The Gucci Icon – Temporary store will retail limited edition Mark Ronson sneakers that have been designed along side the brands Creative Director Frida Giannini. Sixteen mens styles will sit along side just two womens however… Read more »

  • EXCLUSIVE: Luke Simon Launches at Oki-Ni

    Online boutique Oki-Ni is to celebrate the launch of New York designer Luke Simon at a bash tomorrow in London. Unfortunately, I am not around to attend but the event signifies the expansion of his label into the UK. His design ethos is to merge the point where art, design, music and style cross, producing… Read more »

  • New Season Burberry at Selfridges

    My Mecca on earth, Selfridges, now has the Burberry A/W09 collection in store for my, and your, viewing/shopping pleasure! I think this is one of the best collections to date that draws on their iconic black, white and red branding as well as the trench coat. They have picked up on the seasons trends, velvet… Read more »

  • Louis Vuitton Pre-Collection Bags

    My friend Hunter Cordell over at The FAD bought the exclusive Louis Vuitton waterproof monogrammed holdall last year which is totally waterproof – even submerged under water. He has been hankering after their pre-collection A/W09 bags such as the all-black embossed monogrammed holdall. What makes this collection unique is not only their different design, such… Read more »

  • Young at Heart

    Seriously on trend with knitwear, denim, velvet and big coats, Zara’s Young label is a fresh and vivacious collection for those with a stylish, edgy demeanor. Here, Girts Vitolins models the A/W09 campaign that steps up the high street lables game in the ailing world of accessible, affordable fashion.

  • Small Town Boys

    A big thank you to the guys over at Small Town Boys for their supportive post! I love their blog…go check it out!

  • Man on Style

    One thing that lacks at London Fashion Week is menswear, but the MAN show – devised by Topman and Fashion East – is an exciting and refreshing insight into how the London scene is progressing. With many thanks to the guys over at MAN here, designer J.W Anderson has released two preview images for his… Read more »

  • You Must Create

    I had heard about the opening of the YMC (You Must Create) flagship store a couple of weeks back, but it was only today I got a proper look at the store. Just a few doors down from my hairdresser in Poland Street, Soho, W1 is the Victorian scientific/curiosity themed emporium of taxidermy, old gym… Read more »

  • Quest for Quilt

    This weekend it has been hard not to notice the buzz surrounding the new biodrama, ‘Coco Avant Chanel’ staring Audrey Tautou as Maddam Coco Chanel. Continuing the Chanel theme, I have discovered these H by Harris leather quilted accessories and apparel during a Saturday jaunt to Dover Street Market. A refreshing and attractive improvement on… Read more »

  • Benetton A/W09

    I absolutely adore the artistic direction of the A/W09 Benetton campaigns with its fresh and animated images. Ryan Taylor (at DNA) and Simon Nessman (at Major) project a strong aesthetic for the brand, complimented by Constance Jablonski and Jeneil Williams. Such refreshing brightness for such a dreary, wet and wintery week in London…