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2 NOVEMBER 2010

Men’s Street Style – November 2010

All hail all ye street style faithful … November’s here and with it brings the faint tidings of fashion and style joy … … And so in honour of the men and men doing their best to step out of their idyll homes in style, we bring to you the greatest, not necessarily the latest, [...]

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31 OCTOBER 2010

Boot leggin’

Men’s boot design is, in 2010, a conflagration of sci fi inspired style – the improbable made possible – from the color palettes to the textures and materials. Ferragamo channels “X Men”, Versace takes a futuristic approach with “Matrix” stylin’, Dolce & Gabbana channels a rugged “Mad Max”, Alexander McQueen lapses back in time with [...]

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31 OCTOBER 2010

How To: Taste Whisky, Write a Book in a Month, Hang a Flatscreen & Be an Expert at Anything

It’s Monday, November 1, 2010 and here at MSP HQ we’re feeling a little under the weather after a big weekend. Not a partying one though, rather … working. We’re aiming for the 2015 Forbes List. As a result of all this hard work and labour, we’re bushed. Too bushed to write up anything too [...]

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20 OCTOBER 2010

Vanishing Elephants & Bashful Cheetahs – a not-so-new-quirky-cool label

Gents, dudes, able men and fellow citizens of this age, I’d like your attention please. I’d like to introduce to you a very kooky, quirky cool crowd. They’re known NOT as the Shy Lion, nor the Bashful Cheetah or the Diminishing Rhino … they go by the name of … The Vanishing Elephant. Yeah, I [...]

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17 OCTOBER 2010

MSP Thread Trend Alert – October 2010

Here’s our round up of the latest and greatest in menswear this October. Enjoy! Levi’s® Work Wear By Billy Reid On October 10th 2010, Levi unveiled the “Levi’s Work Wear by Billy Reid” collection through a series of celebrations at New York Fashion week, simultaneous parties at multiple Billy Reid stores across the United States, [...]

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11 OCTOBER 2010

They’re Slick, They’re Black, They’re Warriors!

Many people have been asking us at MenStylePower what our USP is and we’ve bandied around different ideas but time and time again, we return to the one premise: MenStylePower is all about encouraging men to be their best – both inside and out. We’re not GQ Mag, neither are we AskMen.com, although we take [...]

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6 OCTOBER 2010

Men’s Street Style October ’10 – Tokyo Drifting

Tokyo style is defiant. It’s boldly in your face and rudely defiant. It’s left of center, and its male skew is so highly asexual that it arrests all your visual sense and bombards it with gender bending confusion. Yet at the same time it manages to keep about it a level of innocence; a child [...]

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30 SEPTEMBER 2010

ZARA – fashion invader extraordinaire.

Zara is synonymous with exciting, edgy, hi street design, eco fabrics like organic cotton and trends that move so fast they leave consumers reeling (but secretly happy they have that one-off season Zara garment). This aggressive Spanish retailer has taken over the world of hi street fashion, becoming the rage all over Europe and then [...]

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28 SEPTEMBER 2010

Hi-Street Cool avec Urban Behavior

In 1989, a dude called Arif Noor opened the first Urban Behavior store in Toronto with one simple goal: to design, produce and sell high-quality and cutting-edge fashion. Has the man accomplished his mission? With 45 stores across Canada, 18 in the United States, and 12 in the Middle East, I’d say so. Priding itself [...]

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23 SEPTEMBER 2010

In a ‘Tom Ford’ State of Mind

The Tom Ford 2010 Suit collection … forget the Roman toga … royal purple never looked so good on a man. Designer, film director (A Single Man feat. Colin Firth), and style icon. Only one man comes to mind when you think about the attention to detail that underpins the core values of a superb [...]

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21 SEPTEMBER 2010

Sean Parker: In Your Face(book) Style:

About to be immortal -ised and played onscreen by J. Timberlake in Aaron Sorkin’s treatise on the Facebook story – ‘The Social Network’, 30 year old Sean Parker, co-founder of the colossal social networking site, is apparently a clotheshorse, a party animal and young man whose phenomenal success has intrigued us all. According to Vanity [...]

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21 SEPTEMBER 2010

MSP Thread Trend Alert: Sept 2010 II

We’ve found more new hot and emerging trends in men’s threads and we couldn’t wait to share them with you. From Stussy’s new collab with Japanese brand NEIGHBOURHOOD, to some bubble gum icecream flavour from Tokyo and musings from the mouth of the most charismatic menswear designer on the planet … Tom Ford Esq, we’re [...]

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13 SEPTEMBER 2010

Smokin’ Hot off the Runway – SS ’10

For our Europe & Nth American brothas, winter is creepin’ your way, but us gents down under are just about to launch into SUMMER madness, so we thought we’d focus a lil bit on the fun and carefree styles hot off the runways in Milan, Paris and New York this year … We give you [...]

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12 SEPTEMBER 2010

‘The Shave of Beverly Hills’ returns …

Hey, facial hair fan boys (and gents) … The Shave of Beverly Hills is back!! After a short sojourn, the self styled originator of the upscale men’s grooming movement is back in action, ensuring its die-hard afficianados (a la Eric Murphy…. aka Kevin Connolly – Entourage) are facially taken care of … Improving upon the [...]

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8 SEPTEMBER 2010

The H&M Tease

So like, H&M, who are coming to Australia some time soon, have decided to titillate the market place with a new teaser campaign for their  Autumn 2010 collection. In video form, it’s made its rounds on youtube and we like … very arty, gorgeous fab! Want to see what we’re rabbiting on about? Watch it [...]

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7 SEPTEMBER 2010

A man of style rocks a great party!

There are ok parties and there are great ‘talked about for weeks’ parties. When it’s on your watch, make sure your name is associated with the latter. Here are our seven principles (courtesy of the Bearings Guide) for being the quintessential host. 1. Keep everything in perspective and remember that at the end of the [...]

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5 SEPTEMBER 2010

Men’s Street Style – September 2010

Gents, can you believe that it’s September already? How fast have we blitzed thru 2010? My head’s reeling at the crazy pace of life. It’s all good though, MenStylePower has grown in leaps and bounds and we’re looking forward to 2011 where we’ll be announcing some kick*** news abut the next phase of this fast [...]

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