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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  • 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.

  • Romeo und Julian

    Hamburg-based label for boys Romeo und Julian is the epitome of young, fresh and simple design. With the clear principle of ‘Fashion; No Victims’ the Deutschland duo will soon be collaborating with contemporary German artist Wolle. Named ‘R&R bywolle’ the collection’s details has not been disclosed but one thing guaranteed, its going to be as… Read more »

  • Design Shock

    Ironically, the most fashion-forward trend of S/S10 doesn’t embrace the future but reflects these present uneasy times. Monochrome, with its sharp lines, rigor and serious face, is not an obvious choice for summer yet menswear label Jaiden rVa James has collaborated with timepiece brand G-Shock to create a watch that stylishly blends the latters creative… Read more »

  • Reckless Erica

    Reckless Erica, the Singapore based label, are far from irresponsible as they present their Autumn 2009 debut collection entitled ‘Brit Kid Goes to India’. Behind the relaxed yet fashion-forward collection is the foursome creaters de l’est Afton Chen, Diorelle Sy, Ruth Marbun and Louis Koh who first presented their ‘euro-eccentric’ visions at the 2009 Audi… Read more »

  • Beautiful Bargains!

    As if I need any more shoes, but I spotted these super cute Bottega Veneta tri-colour loafers at Matches.co.uk. The white and blue leather with orange lace detail are £178, down from £345 – Bargain! Over at Brownsfashion.co.uk the ever fabulous Mrs. B has these stunning black brogues by Dries Van Noten, £230 down from… Read more »

  • Louis Who?

    I love blogs who feature and celebrate individual style such as lookbook.nu. This image of Stephane G a ‘seventeen year old go go boy and glitteratti’ really caught my eye! With a nod to Steven Sprouse (or some vandal from a south-London estate) his ‘Louis Who?’ holdall is a refreshing comment on the often monotony… Read more »

  • Marks and Spencer Race Head with Lewis Hamilton

    Finally, I have started my own blog! This first post is a little bit of news I picked up on the grapevine a while back. LSoD not only focuses of the wonderland of menswear but a mix of news and bits that grabs my attention. Enjoy! Out of the pit-stop and into the fast lane,… Read more »