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 »

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 »

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  • Kokon to Zai

    I have long been a fan and avid wearer of the amazing garb of labels KTZ and Marjan Pejoski from Soho boutique, Kokon to Zai. Their S/S09 sample sale runs from July 21st – 24th at the Greek Street store in Soho, London, W1, and will also include some bits from the A/W08 collection too…. Read more »

  • F*UCK YOU

    Wandering through the Shoreditch Triangle on Saturday, I had a quick laugh at this printed on a shop window. Says it all really…

  • House of Holland Sunglasses

    Bright red with dark grey lens.Green with dark grey graduated lens.Purple with grey graduated lens. Ever since his first collection at London Fashion Week, House of Holland designer Henry Holland has continued to enthrall me with his unique and fashion forward collections. These House of Holland/Linda Farrow sunglasses launch today at Harvey Nichols, not cheap… Read more »

  • Keeping Up with the Joneses

    I was excited when Kim Jones told me he was considering a job as creative director at uber-luxe company Dunhill back in 2008. I adore his own collection, as well as collaborations with McQueen and Puma amongst others. He has just posted these to me on facebook, which I think defiantly need to be shared…The… Read more »

  • Burberry’s Sales Growth Slows, Along with H&M

    News released today from Burberry, via various portals, announces that the labels revenue fell by 4% for the three months to June 30th. Reports say that whilst the cause is attributed to a 28% revenue drop in wholesale business, due to stockists buying less, retail sales as a whole are up 12%. With the label… Read more »

  • Hedi Slimane for Prada

    Prada have commissioned Hedi Slimane to shoot their entire Autumn/Winter 2009 campaign, featuring his traditional use of unknown models. Slimane may have been critisised for his online photographic diary’s apparent sexualisation of under-age teenagers, but these images perfectly combine the sleek image of Prada and his unique edgy style. images courtesy of prada

  • Oh Marc, Oh Marc

    I have a new lust that has 470 reasons to be desired. New to My-Wardrobe this week, this stunning Marc by Marc Jacobs royal blue, cotton trench coat is just divine! Akin to the Burberry trenches from the S/S08 collection, this MbMJ piece is considerably cheaper at £470.

  • Humour

    With the Great British Summer being elusive and generally disappointing, I have been looking for something ‘a little bit warmer’ but not forgetting the time of year, Danish brand HUMÖR is the ultimate solution. The brand has a American sportswear feel (with out being Ivy League) nodding towards European underground street culture. Combining quirky knitted… Read more »

  • Tantalising Tapestry

    Tapestry may be seen as a pastime for lonely spinsters but designer Zoe Graham is making the craft fashions hottest customisation . A graduate from the University of Derby, Graham’s influence comes from her Sixties-child mother, according to a recent interview on Vogue.co.uk. I have a strong feeling this will fast become a hot trend… Read more »

  • Chanel Magic

    I absolutely adore these retro oval sunglasses from Chanel. I don’t know their release was timed with that of the new Harry Potter movie but the tortoise shell and black, both with pearl arm detail certainly has a touch of magic that Chanel never fails to deliver.