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KorBáta Bows and Ties, Guatemalan Flare that Cares

Korbáta is a new company making gorgeous, skillfully crafted, hand woven ties and bows like no other. Not only do they make beautifully colorful pieces, but they do it with a conscious, benefiting the economy and lives of people in their family’s home country of Guatemala. KorBáta Guatemalan ties and bow ties are definitely made for the 21st century man. Made from colorful cotton, each piece holds unique characteristics – Colorful…

Jord Watch at White Sands National Monument
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My Beautiful JORD Wood Watch in the New Mexico Desert

We arrived in the desert area of southern New Mexico, known as the Tularosa basin, last week. It’s a beautiful area surrounded by mountains on all sides, safe from the harsh spring weather in the east and early heat of Arizona. Cool air from the mountains keeps the area breezy all spring…summer is another story. We’re in this area for a month, and as turquoise is a stone that…

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The Best Tips, Tricks and Hacks for Wardrobe Malfunctions

For a while when I was about 9, I thought I wanted to be a fashion designer. I made a dress out of a piece of black fabric… and by “make a dress” I mean, I wrapped a piece of fabric around myself and pinned it under my armpit with a safety pin. I thought I had made a cocktail dress. I went outside to show my friends, who…


Maison Kitsuné – Men’s French Fashion for Spring

What is it about effortless French ? I think the key to ‘effortless French style’ is that the French possess an innate ability to balance what is understated and easy. They highlight their best assets through well-made clothes that are thoughtfully chosen, and lend a personalized touch to each ensemble – however simple it may be. Let’s talk a little about the French man, specifically. How would you define…

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Street Artist Paul Richards Collaborates with W Concept

Well known designers and fashion retailers, W Concept, has stirred up the scene with a brand new collaboration featuring well known abstract street artist, Paul Richard. Not many street artists are recognized, which is a part of their underground thrill and appeal, let alone do many of them collaborate with fashion companies, however W Concept has brought several of Paul Richard’s most popular drip paintings (ones usually adorning Lower Manhattan and…

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Hong Kong Style From a Man Who Knows it Well

Matthew, who goes by SoMad in the flickr group, makes a serious statement with his huge wardrobe and cast variety of clothing. His Hong Kong Style goes from dapper, to kilted to street smart punk on a daily basis. He has so many style ideas, ones any guy could pull off, that you’ll never again say “men’s clothes is boring” (a preconception I’ve often had). SoMad proves again and…

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Designer of the Week: Our Legacy, Swedish Menswear

Our Legacy: Post-Modern Honesty Our Legacy is a Swedish men’s clothing brand which has drawn much of its design influence from Basquiat and Marcel Duchamp, looking to the artists for inspiration when creating their comprehensively simple line of relaxed fit shirts, knits, suits, footwear and tees. There’s an attitude about Our Legacy which suggests that they know how good their clothes are and feel no compunction about saying so.…


Stand Out From the Crowd

It’s a great thing to be able to find all of your favourite fashion pieces under one roof. No wonder then, that  http://www.stand-out.net/ is so popular with guys looking for affordable men’s fashion from a range of different designers. Stand Out is a one stop shop for everything to do with men’s fashion. They stock clothing, accessories, shoes and bags from a wide selection of major brands, including Alpinestars,…

Toms Woolen Twill Shoes
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Tom’s Shoes: Stylish, Comfortable Shoes For Everyone

A brief look into Toms shoes Toms shoes have a that nice, classic feel to them-particularly the flat-bottomed types that work well with most outfits and have a retro-cool feel to them.  A staple of the fashion-savvy gent (and lady too, for that matter!) looking for a casual-cool shoe, Toms now come in a variety of guises as well as the normal variations. For example, desert boot-style designs have…