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14 MARCH 2014

Bespoke Footwear: Designer, Andrew McDonald

We came across Andrew McDonald shoemakers only a couple of years ago although he had been established since 1992. In a small workshop in Sydney’s Surry Hills designing bespoke handcrafted shoes for men and women, his store attracts those who have an appreciation for footwear tailor made & divinely individual. His skill and artistry were [...]

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10 MARCH 2014

Jaguar and Range Rover take a spin at #Silverstone

He may not have a string of victories to his name, but there’s no doubt former Formula One driver Narain Karthikeyan, India’s first in the sport, has some serious driving talent. Now he’s starred in a video taken at Britain’s Silverstone race track where he is shown driving the latest Range Rover Sport and F-Type [...]

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9 MARCH 2014

Finding Purpose – Part II

01. Wearing a mask to impress others. – If the face you always show the world is a mask, someday there will be nothing beneath it.  Because when you spend too much time concentrating on everyone else’s perception of you, or who everyone else wants you to be, you eventually forget who you really are.  So [...]

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5 MARCH 2014

#Oscars Vanity Fair After Party – Menswear

The Vanity Fair after party for the Oscars is the party of all parties! Here’s a selection of shots that we’re not going to critique, we’re just loading them up for you to have a good hard look at…..Not only is the attire gob smacking awesome, but check out the hair, glasses, styling, sunnies and [...]

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5 MARCH 2014

Top 10 Executive Cars in 2014

If you’re sitting behind a desk making executive decisions all day, then you deserve sitting behind the wheel of a luxurious vehicle when you’re not in the office. Here are the top ten executive vehicles to choose from in 2014. Aston Martin: Vanquish With more than 100 years of legendary pedigree featuring some of the [...]

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3 MARCH 2014

ASAP54 The Fashion #Shazam!

A fashion search and discovery app which leverages a blend of image recognition technology, crowdsourcing and human stylists to help users find and buy fashion products we like. ASAP54, which could be a take on Studio54, alas there’s no evidence that points to our theory, although if you look at the outlandish behavior of Studio54, [...]

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25 FEBRUARY 2014

#Finding Purpose – Stig of Style says…

Finding purpose is one of biggest challenges for us all. In today’s erratic world, distraction, pain, the chase of fame, achievement and judgement sway us from staying on the path. When we started MenStylePower almost 6 years ago, the journey has not always been easy. There were plenty of sleepless nights mixed with glowing success, [...]

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19 FEBRUARY 2014

Public School #NYFW2014 inspired by Japan’s History

Dao-Yi chow and Maxwell Osborne are the creators of Public School. A once desired anonymity, that now has spawned into forcing the quite and modest creators out into the open with a $300,000 contribution from the Vogue Fashion Fund and a high celebrity and stylist following. Showing at the 2014 NYFW, the runway floor was [...]

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13 FEBRUARY 2014
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9 FEBRUARY 2014

Black Sails by Nautica #NYFW 2014

Nautica has been a powerhouse in the lifestyle worlds of the “adventurer” archetype of man. Nautica’s Fall 14 collection at New York Fashion Week showcased a dark and masculine appeal with open-top boots, full length chinos styled to a three-quarter height showing off pops of red, blue and yellow sock-wear. Striding down the runway were [...]

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28 JANUARY 2014

Must-have looks for Men Winter 2014: Old-school Style

The attraction of Yester-year is certainly a trend moving from last season into the now. Is it the renaissance of the Gentleman? Is it the adaptation of vintage to modern? Are we seeing the re-emergence of the ‘Dapper Male’? And will the inner man follow? There is so much gravity in a good doin’ Gent [...]

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22 JANUARY 2014

#SportsLuxe for Men

Wearing gym clothes beyond the gym has never looked more attractive. Indeed, in many of the world’s style capitals, it’s difficult not to notice the rise of the post-workout look. Sweats are no longer restricted to gym class; instead, they’re worn with a denim vest, a Sporty moisture-wicking zip-up jacket or a cashmere beanie.  Even [...]

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19 JANUARY 2014
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15 JANUARY 2014

London Collections:MEN – Highlights Day 3

What’s exciting about LC:M, is that designers young and old are forming a synergy to which respect and reverence are changing the energy of the event. Once upon a time, the flusty old gentleman’s tailors on Savile Row were the go to for suiting. Now, with Avant-Garde (innovative or experimental) designers pushing their way through [...]

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15 JANUARY 2014
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9 JANUARY 2014
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6 JANUARY 2014