Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween costume ideas are in their plentiful, but sometimes striking the balance between trendy costumes and a cheap price is a little bit tricky. The trends show that ‘the clown’ has fallen a wee bit out of favour over the past few years, and in its place Batman has risen as a candidate for the… Read more »

Guys, Here’s Why You Need More Me-Time

It can be tough to find me-time, we know. With demands on your time related to both your family and work life, there will be some days when you don’t get a lot of time to yourself at all. Then there are your friends to consider, many of whom will be enticing you away from… Read more »

A Guide To Choosing The Perfect Shirt

Choosing the perfect shirt is one of those tasks that’s easier said than done. There’s so much to consider from colour to style and fit. Whether you’re a fashion-conscious guy or not, you’ll want to look your best for work and leisure too. Perhaps you haven’t found a shirt that you love yet? There is… Read more »

Fun Activities For A Group Day Out

If you are thinking of organising a group event for you and your friends, you might still be considering what to do and when.  Instead of heading down the local pub like always and having a drink, there are many more exciting things we can do, and this is what we are going to talk… Read more »

Maximising The Resale Value Of Your Car

Stick To Neutral Colours The process of buying a car isn’t always easy. There are many decisions to be made, from the make and model to the age of the vehicle. While most would pick the colour based on their own tastes, you may want to avoid doing so. After all, your style won’t be… Read more »

Drive Down The Cost Of Buying A Car With These Simple Tips

Most of us would like to have a bit more in the way of disposable income. If you’re spending too much on running a car, or you’re looking for affordable ways to upgrade your current vehicle, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some simple tips to help you drive the cost of buying… Read more »

Ever Wondered Why Men Wear Ties? Here’s The Answer

Ever wondered how it is that wrapping a piece of colored fabric around your neck came to be a normal part of getting dressed for guys? And why the necktie is seen as the essential element in being smartly dressed? If you’ve ever questioned how the tie got its fashion staple-status, then here’s the answer… Read more »

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 »

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  • Browns Labels for Less Launches

    Finding a bargain is such a fulfilling experience, so London boutique Browns has launched its sister-store Browns Labels for Less online. The e-retailer will feature one season old garments and accessories for men and women, just like its store on South Molten Street, London, W1, up to 70% off! Below are some of my favourite… Read more »

  • License to Thrill

    Milan based fashion group IT Holding, owners of Gianfranco Ferre, is to produce and distribute Galliano menswear and womenswear lines despite being in special administration. Sister unit Ittierre will distribute the labels leather goods along side brands Just Cavalli, Versace Jeans Couture Versace and C’n’C Costume National. The distributor has signed a five year deal,… Read more »

  • I Scream, We Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream

    Whether it’s a pair of baggy jeans or an cable-knit, chunky cardigan, we are all guilty of owning something Americana inspired. Billionaire Boys Club/Ice cream has launched their A/W09 collection at Selfridges, London, with signature blazers, skate-style denim, graphic printed tees and shorts along with chunky knit cardigans at its core. I adore the chocolate… Read more »

  • Model Citizens

    Jethro Lazenby CaveMax IronsJesse WoodVladimir Restoin-RoitfeldLouis and Claude Simonon Whilst the daughters of rock stars and celebrities have become infamous in their own right – often for all the wrong reasons – it’s now the boys turn to storm to the fore. Jethro Lazenby Cave, the son of Australian singer Nick Cave; Max Irons, the… Read more »

  • Marvelous McQueen

    I often get excited at new products, but rarely salivate at a digital image. But you can see why! This Christmas, Alexander McQueen launches a limited edition Britannia clutch reinvented in traditional festive colors and exotic skins. The pièce de résistance is the glaring gold skull clasp and an engraved Swarovski ornamentation engraved with the… Read more »

  • D&G A/W10 Jeans

    After my post on Italian fashion houses doing well in the recession, I began to dig about and see what products stood out. After looking at the obvious accessories like belts, bags and shoes, D&G sent me their online range of jeans for A/W10. Starting at £180, I adore the crotch detail with cross-over button… Read more »

  • Born by Ted Baker

    Lets face it – whilst many over 30s are struggling to keep up with the rent, it’s the kids who have money to spend. Ted Baker has tapped this valuable market with a new lower-priced diffusion line, Born by Ted Baker, priced 20% lower than his mainline. Flannel shirts, quilted jackets and an array of… Read more »

  • Presenting Pessenteiner

    Florian Pessenteiner is one of the most prepossessing and emotive male models that has graced the pages of publications such as Vogue Homme Japan and Dazed and Confused. His flowing locks can be seen strutting around east-London’s coolest clubs, and this latest shoot from Heritage magazine embodies the powerful image he dramatises on the runway… Read more »

  • Italian Luxury Consumption Stable

    There has been talk of ‘green shoots’ in this economic recession over the last couple of months. Often referring to property, automotive and high street retail sales, very few have taken note of luxury good growth. Whilst most cut back on luxuries such as dining out, buying little indulgences at the supermarket and canceling gym… Read more »

  • Alex and Chloe for Human Rights Campaign

    The necklace features a laser cut black acrylic “painted heart” pendant with the signature Alex & Chloe logo and a classic silver mirror acrylic HRC logo charm on an antique brass extender chain that can be worn from 22” to 26” inches in length. Comes beautifully packaged in a handsome black 100% recycled Alex &… Read more »