How To Dress For A Formal Occasion

We all want to look the part. Even those who claim they don’t really worry too much about their appearance still don’t want to stand out negatively from the crowd. It may seem like a vain and self-indulgent way of behaving at first, but it’s completely natural and normal. The feeling of being judged or… Read more »

Ralph Lauren Unveils its New Gender-Neutral Pride Collection

With global Pride’s just around the corner, Ralph Lauren have created a fitting collection for the LGBTQ+ community with a special gender-neutral Pride collection. Putting their Pony where their mouth is, the brand have ensemble a superb LGBTQ+ line up to front the campaign; Olympic medalist and activist Gus Kenworthy; ballet dancer Harper Watters; writer,… Read more »

Mr Porter Launches Kingsman Collection Inspired by Rocketman

Mr Porter, the menswear e-tailer and all round menswear authority, pulls another big-hitting, own produced collection inline with a film release – this time developed with inspiration from the forthcoming musical fantasy film, Rocketman. True to the film, this is a 70s-tastic collection with psychedelic and Paisley prints that hark back to a time of excess… Read more »

Saul Nash is Menswear Newcomer at Fashion East

Fashion East has announced that Saul Nash will be joining the renowned ensemble of visionary and emerging designers as its menswear newcomer for 2019, and who will showcase his Spring/Summer 2020 collection at London Fashion Week: Men’s this June.  Saul Nash not only holds his Masters in Menswear from the Royal College of Art but… Read more »

Anwar Hadid in Tod’s Retro SS19 Eyewear

I’m a big fan of Anwar Hadid; he really did break the mould in male modelling both as a non-white face of many a brand, but for also being visually different. For SS19, he heads up the Tod’s eyewear campaign for their retro, sunglasses for men which play with textures, smoky nuances and sophisticated details. As… Read more »

Reay x Matches Menswear: The Cashmere Tracksuit

  If you have not heard of Raey, you need to have it on your radar, as its very now aesthetic fuses refined fabrics with a cool, minimal aesthetic. I first saw the brand a couple of years ago; a small capsule that has recently launched onto the website but was not aware that is… Read more »

Experiential Retail: Maison Hermes – Seoul

There has long been a vast amount of discussion and debate surrounding ‘experiential retail’. In a globally volatile economic climate that is seeing retail – from high street to high-end – struggle to convert footfall into sales, the strategy is becoming as much as a guessing game as it is a practice to lure consumers… Read more »

London Craft Week 2019 – Dunhill

  As another edition of London Craft Week came to a close yesterday, I was absolutely thrilled to have taken part in a Dunhill workshop over the weekend. Open to the public – by email, with the fastest email first – over three days, the Dunhill Made-to-Measure workshop in north London swung open their doors… Read more »

Why every man needs a pair of Levi’s® Jeans

Why every man needs a pair of Levi’s® Jeans Exude classic style with a staple pair of jeans from the world’s oldest denim brand  What makes Levi’s® Jeans so special?  A classic pair of jeans is one of the most versatile and timeless items any man can have in his wardrobe. And they don’t get… Read more »

Chic or Camp? The Men of Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello at The Met Gala 2019

This years Met Ball, the fashion industries most prominent event to raise money for the Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum in New York, has divided opinion regarding its theme of ‘Camp’. Whilst many hit the mark with the reference inspired by an essay by Susan Sontag first published in 1964, a few eyebrows were raised… Read more »

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  • Crisis Savile Row Charity Pop-Up

    In central London this week? If so, you can do your bit for charity and your own wardrobe by heading down to the heart of men’s tailoring – Savile Row. This week, until the 15th December, the pop-up shop is selling seriously discount menswear that has been donated by the likes of Mr Porter, Richard… Read more »

  • Classics and Essentials – What Should You Invest In?

    There are a few classic pieces that every man should have in his wardrobe. It doesn’t particularly matter what your style is, the chances are you’re going to make use of these.    Image Source Slim-fit jeans The trend that just won’t go away. From the super skinny jeans that look like they’ve been sprayed… Read more »

  • Make a Statement with Jaguar Stance

    Jaguar fragrances have always had a place on my bathroom counter. Firstly, there has always been a ‘shelf appeal’ about their bottle design, a cap mounted with the distinctive logo. Secondly, the quality of their ingredients and the blend has always ensured that the fragrance lasts throughout the day. The brand’s newest incarnation is this;… Read more »

  • Update Your Christmas Party Look with John Lewis & Partners

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly…stylish and dressed well. As the Christmas party season starts next week (or from today, if you are an early bird) there is often a wonder what to wear that is smart, well tailored yet isn’t black tie. Whilst the tux route has its place, often it can look a… Read more »

  • SUPA X TERRENCE HIGGINS TRUST – WORLD AIDS DAY

    As World Aids Day approaches, on December 1st, SUPA Model Management has teamed up with the Terrance Higgins Trust to produce two t-shirts in collaboration with design platform Everpres. In either black or white, the long sleeved t-shirts are emblazoned with SUPA on the arms and chest and retail at £27. With 50% of the… Read more »

  • Happy Holidays from Harry’s

      I like Harry’s – I mean I REALLY like Harry’s. The brand arrived on our shores from the USA a little over two years ago and has seen hit after hit, award after award with its sensibly priced razors, separate blades and shave gel. Having used the brand since its arrival in the UK,… Read more »

  • Luxury in a Box: London Sock Company Christmas Gifts

      Christmas and men are a tricky combination; for me it gets harder every year to buy for my Dad, and equally for my brothers. The first factor is that they both ‘have everything’ and secondly, their interests have narrowed in their advancing years. However, one gift that never fails to raise a smile or… Read more »

  • Fortnum & Mason Open’s at The Royal Exchange, City of London

    If you had ever visited the Royal Exchange in the City of London, you will know how grand and imposing the space is – becoming of the world’s most iconic centres of trade. Once home to a slightly confusing format of two restaurants, yesterday Fortnum & Mason opened as both a retail and restaurant within… Read more »

  • Creatives, Creators and Millennial Careers: Planning Your Pension with Profile

    Working in the creative industries is a little different than perhaps working in corporate environments, as there are a greater number of freelance roles or fixed term contracts in addition to high percentage chance of moving  employers as you progress over your career. This is certainly the case within agencies, and it is millennial employees that… Read more »

  • Something for the Weekend: A-COLD-WALL* Matches Fashion

    It is very nearly the weekend, so there is no better time to log-on and get a new piece of A-COLD-WALL* to wear over the weekend from Matches Fashion. The 14 piece collection is a digital exclusive for the online retailer, and has come to define British streetwear at its finest – no surprise as… Read more »