What’s old is new again–as long as the styles of old are true classics worthy of reconsideration. Styles in menswear evolve with a stately slowness, which is good news for men. A well-tailored suit is not, after all, an inexpensive item, which is why the enduring quality of many menswear styles is good news all around. Read the rest of this entry »
As styles change with the turning season, one look is making itself at home in the fashion world — geek chic. As a trend that’s inspired the Hipster revolution and received attention from celebrities such as Justin Timberlake, it’s clear that Comic-Con is no longer the only place to showcase the inner-nerd.
Mastering the geek look can be tricky. Overstating is a major faux paux, while understating won’t get the point across. Bold-print shirts, anything tweed and acrylic knitted jumpers are safe places to start; But if you’re looking to further your education in geek-chic, follow our basic do’s and don’ts to get your look street-ready. Read the rest of this entry »
Hey guys: dressing doesn’t have to be difficult. It’s the rare man that wants to spend hours getting ready for a day at work or a night out on the town. This summer’s fun fashion trends make dressing easy and quick. Look for great colours, comfortable fabrics and great accessories to kick off your summer in style. Here are fun fashion trends for this season, guaranteed to make you look fashionable with barely an effort: Read the rest of this entry »
This winter I’m vacationing in beautiful Park City, Utah, and I’m amazed at how much of a fashion capital this quaint little ski town is! I’ll turn on the Utah news stations, and regularly see segments during the morning programs showcasing the hottest fashion trends for men and women. Read the rest of this entry »
Although 90% of the world’s alpaca fleece is produced in Peru, alpaca products are popular around the world due to the fiber’s extreme versatility and practical use in a variety of products. While alpacas are native to South America and have been domesticated in Peru, alpacas are well-suited to North American climates as well, and small percentages are now raised in the United States and Canada for their coveted wool. Read the rest of this entry »
Black tie and white tie formal shirts for men are made of white pique cotton. This kind of fabric has a rich woven texture that is easy to spot. The way to identify pique cotton is from the fine nature of its weave which makes it impossible for a visible pattern to be seen. If you feel this fabric, the most striking thing will be its sheer smoothness. White pique cotton shirts are only for black tie or shirt ties occasions and nothing else. Read the rest of this entry »
Comparing the average Y2K man to the 1980s Wall Street Go Getter of yesteryear makes for an odd juxtaposition. From afros to mullets to long hair and ponytails, we have come to the hairstyle of today. Today a sexy man’s haircut is short, sweet and with a bit of shagginess to it. Popular celebrity hairstyles today include Zach Efron, Orlando Bloom and Robert Pattinson. Read the rest of this entry »