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8 FEBRUARY 2011

A Romantic Interlude: Massimo Dutti’s New Campaign

Romantic, airy and oh-so-breezy was the campaign look and feel for Massimo Dutti’s spring 2011 campaign photographed by Paola Kudacki and modeled by David Gandy. This laid back and quixotic collection features linens and casual knits alike made for a spring and summer relaxed sophistication. Another example of Spain’s rising fashion notoriety, the label’s sense [...]

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7 FEBRUARY 2011

The Armani Mystique

- His clothing is revered by industry heavyweights, true style clique devotees, actors and fashionistas alike. – His brand is one of the most searched for on Google (4,090,000 globally per month). – He was the first designer to ban anorexic models from his runway shows. – Before facebook and youtube premiered runway shows, he [...]

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6 FEBRUARY 2011

D&G Spring ’11 – A Blast from the Past!

For their Spring 2011 collection  Dolce & Gabbana calls on label favorites, new and old for their latest lookbook that celebrates classic tailoring a la film greats like Marlon Brando and Steve McQueen. (Here’s our article on classic style heros – and the trend forecast towards the 60s classic cool style – that we posted [...]

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3 FEBRUARY 2011

The Winter ’11 Boss Selection Collection

Talk about slick and tres elan. The latest from Hugo Boss’ tailored line for men, Selection, is a very European inspired, slim bodied and classic collection, yet with a twist of modern bright colour that throws you forward into the future. The jackets are single breasted and sport high lapels, two buttons and are cut [...]

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2 FEBRUARY 2011

Dressed: A Rags to Runway Story

Overcoming the impossible is one the core themes of MenStylePower and when I stumbled this week on the rags to runway documentary about up and coming designer Nary Manivong, I was inspired enough to share it with our readers. ‘DRESSED’ is the inspiring story of a young man, who’s self-taught passion for fashion has paved [...]

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30 JANUARY 2011

How to live a simple life

Have we let fear and anxiety distance ourselves from each other as we cocoon ourselves in self sufficiency and unwittingly deprive ourselves from the richness of ‘relationship’ that comes from sharing and giving to each other? That is the question that a certain Peter Owen Jones sought to answer in a recent three part BBC [...]

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23 JANUARY 2011
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17 JANUARY 2011

Bottega Veneta Fall 2011 – Velvet Underground

Viva La Velvet-olution! The evolution and revival of velvet comes to full maturity in 2011, at least according to Bottega Veneta. By dragging (and updating) that so-could-be-70s shaggy pile and velvet carpet cliche into 2011, Bottega are expressing some major confidence; encouraging assertive elegance and rebel flair in men. At the runway show, you couldn’t [...]

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17 JANUARY 2011

Burberry Prorsum Fall 2011 – Rainy Day Style

“As a nation, we have this obsession with the weather, and I wanted to explore that, and to celebrate the coat.” So says Burberry’s chief creative officer Christopher Bailey, referring to London’s notorious four-season-a-day weather. And explore he did for the brand’s 2011 Menswear Fall collection. Inspired by Burberry ads from the early ’60s, this [...]

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17 JANUARY 2011

Emporio Armani Fall 2011: Timber!!

Knee-High Aggression. Giorgio and the Empire he built is on a roll! We can’t believe just how many looks (close to 100) Emporio threw at us at Milan 2011 – basically they’ve kitted the contemporary man in everything he needs to look his best from day (casual looks, formal suiting and sportswear) to evening (great [...]

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16 JANUARY 2011

Salvatore Ferragamo Fall 2011: Nature’s Calling …

Nature (a la Ferragamo) has never looked better … Ferragamo and Creative Director Massimiliano Giornetti showed off their Fall Winter 2011 menswear collection in Milan this past week, showcasing a line up of men’s men clad in elegant, natural hued and warm luxurious fabrics. Leather and cowhide outlined strong masculine forms while greens, blues and [...]

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16 JANUARY 2011

Knit me! Missoni Fall 2011

Understated and hidden beneath the brim of a floppy hat, Missoni’s man makes a return to the catwalk for the fall 2011 season. For her 2011 men’s fall collection, Angela Missoni set out to re-visit the jacket, and she hit her mark with a collection of multi-tasking knitwear that was cozy, but not bulky. These [...]

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12 JANUARY 2011

Versace F/W 2011 Men’s Runway Show on Facebook

Versace debuts a collection on FB? Gee! How pervasive and trendtastic has social media become? Our friends at Versace have announced that they will live stream their Fall Winter 2011 Men’s Collection runway show from Milan exclusively for Official Versace Facebook fans. The event, usually reserved for an exclusive group of fashion editors and celebrities, [...]

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11 JANUARY 2011

2011 Men’s Style Trends – Predictions

Want to know what to wear or sport in your wardrobe for 2011? We searched high and low, deep and wide to find you what trends and concepts are making their way into the male style lexicon au moment. Trend 1 – The Mo’bike Panache Calvin Klein leather Modern trends generally start for women before [...]

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9 JANUARY 2011

Justice Warriors

Ever heard the saying “Turning a Blind Eye to Evil Is Evil, Too”? We are a world at war. Humanity is currently embroiled in 32 ongoing military conflicts taking place around the world, eight of those classified as major conflicts (includes the civil wars in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Yemen, the Iraq War, the Mexican Drug [...]

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30 DECEMBER 2010

High performance, Brabus style!

If you’re an autoholic, with money to burn and a desire to burn up rubber on the highway, then your one stop shop is inevitably Germany. And the name to ask for? There’s only one. Nestled in the lush Rhine-Ruhr region of Germany’s polycentric north, exists a formidable high-performance aftermarket tuning company that will turn [...]

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20 DECEMBER 2010

A Very Merry MenStylePower Christmas!

To all our friends, fans and family, Thank you for making 2010 a wonderful and exciting year for the team at MenStylePower – we loved researching, writing and coming up with great content to keep all you style conscious dudes sated and satisfied!! May your holiday season be filled with all things wonderful, nourishing and [...]

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14 DECEMBER 2010

Denzel Washington – A Man Set Apart

There’s only one style icon I know of whose charisma extends beyond clothes. He’s not trendy and street a la Depp. He doesn’t have the tailored leading man panache of Clooney, nor the staggering good looks of Pitt, yet there’s not one woman (and most men) I know of who doesn’t come running when his [...]

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