Just What Value Does Business Style Have?

  It can often be the question on our lips whenever we head to a new job. The question? ‘How on earth should I dress for this position?’ In some places, this is perhaps easy to recognize. For example, in heading to a law firm to work as an intern, it’s likely that you’re going… Read more »

10 Essential Summer Menswear Pieces Under £100

Ahhhh, summer! Looking out of the window today as Storm Simon gusts in to the UK bringing a disappointing sense of spring, all thoughts are swiftly turning to the Easter break next month. With the break swiftly followed by the May Day Bank Holiday, a few savvy travellers have noticed that by spending a minimal… Read more »

NEW FatFace x FOLK Collaboration For Summer 2019

It has been a collaboration that has divided the menswear sphere, but surely the aim of a partnership is to bring two different types of customers together. In my opinion, season one of the FatFace x Folk collection did just that. So, following on from that success the collaboration returns with a new summer collection… Read more »

The Best 5 Sneakers for SS19

Sneakers are the new brogue – they are the choice footwear for everyone, where the rules of the office apply, but on and off duty the sneaker reins supreme. But where do you start? You want to get your casual wardrobe right, even your work one right too if you find a pair perfect for… Read more »

How To Save £££ On Your Luxury Watch Buy

There’s a lot to consider when you decide to buy a luxury watch. Even for the most affluent, a watch from a brand like Rolex or Cartier is a significant investment. They can range from a few thousand pounds to tens or hundreds of thousands depending on the brand and model. You want to make… Read more »

Acqua di Parma Barbiere x Selfridges

It was a couple of weekend’s again that I was very kindly invited by Acqua di Parma to their new Barbiere – or Barbers – in London’s Selfridges department store on Oxford Street. I had been offered an authentic Italian, cut-throat razor shave which, despite my looking 14 years old again after a full-face shave,… Read more »

Here’s Why It’s Important that you Wear Appropriate Gym Attire

Sometimes, it can be hard to find the motivation you need to go to the gym. You may need to really push yourself or even enlist the help of friends to try and get you fired up. When you get to the gym, the last thing that you need is to be held back by… Read more »

A Man’s Guide For A Fashionable Race Day

If you’re getting suited and booted for a race day this year, you should make yourself aware of the different dress codes of each venue. Cheltenham Races: 12th March – 15th March Traditionally known for its British country influence, you can expect to see people dressed in tweed and sharp tailoring at Cheltenham Races. The… Read more »

House of Peroni Fuses Menswear, Beer and Food at This Must Attend Event

To Covent Garden this week, with an exciting launch which fused fashion, food and beer as The House of Peroni arrived into London. I do love it when lifestyle and fashion brands collide as exciting things always happen. This time, Italian brand Peroni have taken over 6a Langley Street in Covent Garden with an immersive… Read more »

Putting Together a Wardrobe for the Gym

Heading to the gym for the first time in a while, if ever, can be a daunting enough experience in itself. You have all sorts of things to bear in mind – recommended reps, different stretches, and to remember that bottle of protein shake for afterwards. But what to wear shouldn’t be on your list… Read more »

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  • Back to Work with Caran D’Ache & Leuchtturm 1917

    It is that time of the year when people return to college, university or are back to work after the summer break – tough, I know. For me, one the joys of a new start is new stationary and I was kindly sent, by Pen Heaven, two of the best names in penmanship;  Caran D’Ache… Read more »

  • HUNTSMAN x Jo Malone

      It is a name that has resonated by both sight and reputation, and for the first time Jo Malone is introducing a dedicated men’s fragrance collection in collaboration with Savile Row tailors Huntsman. One of the finest creators of suiting on the row, many will recognise the name as also being the store front… Read more »

  • THE GREY Comes to BEAST

    Ooooh; the packing, the font, the symmetry of the packing…welcome to The Grey that has arrived at men’s grooming haven – Beast in Seven Dials, London. It is clear that this is one brand that will be flying from the shelves. Founded by Gregor Jaspers, a professional menswear and lifestyle buyer who regularly travelled the globe… Read more »

  • M.C.Overalls Finds A New Home in Soho

    Building on the success of their previous location a short walk away, M.C. Overalls have moved home – to within the hallowed ‘Menswear Mile’ – to Brewer Street in Soho.  Heading to the opening last night and viewing the space with a couple of glasses of wine to celebrate, it is now housed within a… Read more »

  • DEWYTREE: Luxury Korean Skincare at High Street Prices

      The biggest trend in skincare, grooming and beauty at the moment is Korean-based products; simply anything. Why? Korean culture is urban, sophisticated and conservative and a cultural emphasis has been placed on exceeding expectations; within education, at work and of course, personal appearance. As a course of culture, children are taught from a young age… Read more »

  • Boy, Oh Boy! Saint Laurent at 2018 Emmys

    Yesterday’s 70th EMMY Awards in Los Angeles saw many a star out in force looking sensational and suave on the red carpet; and Saint Laurent was worn by three of the brightest new stars of the screen. Firstly, above, ‘This Is Us’ star Logan Shroyer wore the Parisian house head-to-toe with a floral jacket really… Read more »

  • Hermès Terre d’Hermès Eau Intense Vétiver

    It was by chance that the UK’s summer disappeared the day we flew back from Barcelona and perhaps a coincidence that I discovered the new fragrance from Hermès – Terre d’Hermès Eau Intense Vetiver – that day also, as it is proving the ideal autumnal scent. Like the change in the seasons, Hermès say that this is… Read more »

  • Harry’s x Mr Porter Exclusive

      I am a huge fan of Harry’s; ever since the brand launched a couple of years ago I have never failed to be impressed by every shave as the quality of both the gel and blades are excellent. Firstly, the gel shave gel lathers up into a rich foam that helps the razor glide across… Read more »

  • El Palace Barcelona: The City’s 5 Star Secret

    I’m back! It has been a little while since I have posted, owing to a much-needed, well-earned holiday to Barcelona with my partner. So well deserved, we stayed for nearly 20 days. Mostly known as the ideal city for a weekend break, it is both family and friends that keep us in the Catalonian capital … Read more »

  • Summer Shirting with Saint Laurent Paris

      I’m off…! On holiday of course, leaving tomorrow from Heathrow T3 on a British Airways flight to Barcelona for 16 days – epic! It’s a city close to my heart and with the temperature dropping in the UK, the 30 odd degree’s will be a welcome change from glum London. Thinking of summer, it… Read more »