Naughty At 40! Style Ideas For The “Older” Gent

The modern man gets caught in a fallow period, style-wise, when he hits his 30s. Does he stick to the rock band T-shirts and jeans combo, or does he upgrade to the “next age up?” The worry of turning 40 for a lot of men signals to the worst of things, they are considered “old” or “out of touch.” That cannot be farther from the truth! If anything, your 40s is where you will really discover your style. Men grow gracefully, boys do not! But if you are hitting the big 4-0 with more than a little concern, here is…

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 again that the styles for men are as endless as for women if you’re willing to be a little daring and leave your comfort zone. Once you enter a new zone…

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. Lines entitled ‘Great Sweats’ and ‘Perfect Tees’ make no attempt at self-deprecation, which has all too long been a staple of the indie fashion industry. Instead, there’s something refreshingly honest about…