Chivalry

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19 MAY 2013

‘Spiritual Mentor’ Archetype Movies for Men

Once upon a time, a Father was the major image-maker looked up to by his sons. Even an Uncle was an image of wisdom, safety and refuge for younger men and boys to which they could confide in. Throughout the last century, we have seen a lack of time, money, and most importantly, a lack [...]

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18 APRIL 2013

The Ermenegildo Zegna Wool Trophy

Many of us would think that designers and fashion houses spend 100% of their time only creating beautiful clothing; but many  dedicate a large part of their efforts giving back to the fashion communities and partners that support and adore them. Internationally lauded for their commitment to Australian wool, Ermenegildo Zegna is doing just so, [...]

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4 APRIL 2013
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19 FEBRUARY 2013

Buying a suit? Check this out.

  There are four ways you can look at purchasing a suit. And believe it or not, your efforts in selecting a suit, will take you through job interviews, sale conversations, your status in society, the respect from your peers and your captivating essence when dating beautiful women, is ridiculously similar to how you view [...]

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23 JANUARY 2013

How to get out of the friend zone with women

You’ve met the woman of your dreams and the inevitable has happened. You left it too long to make a move and now you have entered the friend zone. You can’t believe it, she is everything and more you have ever wanted. Can you make the transition from the friend zone to the relationship zone? [...]

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8 JANUARY 2013

Alexander McQueen’s Gangster Style #LCM

Alexander McQueen marked its return to London’s fashion calendar with a creepily compelling autumn/winter 2013 menswear collection. We guess with the latest craze on the 1920′s films to be debuted this year, inspiration has come from an era of chivalry, danger, masculinity and gangster style. London is riddled with perfect backdrops for the artfully discordant [...]

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27 NOVEMBER 2012

Jon Ashe – Designer of Artisan Elegance

Care for a handmade shirt from SoHo? Or maybe to change your image from something that is clean cut, to an elegant manliness wearing highly functional clothing that imbues a character of distinction and personal style? The Jon Ashe Collection is designed for men who are looking for clothes that combine the comfort and ruggedness [...]

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10 OCTOBER 2012

Dunhill: A proper British tradition

Mad dogs and Englishmen might go out in the midday sun, but they only did so properly dressed – the Englishmen, that is. British style has always been quintessentially proper, minimalist, understated, impeccable and extremely functional. For the war cause, they gave us the pith helmet, for the white hunter came the long-sleeved safari jacket, [...]

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24 SEPTEMBER 2012

Men’s Style at the Emmy’s 2012

Ah, the 2012 Emmy Awards: the triumphant wins and the harrowing losses. The beautiful women borrowing expensive jewelry and wearing revealing dresses. The speeches thanking people you’ve never heard of before. And, then, of course, the men wearing fantastic tailoring. This year, Jon Hamm looked as excellent as ever in his tuxedo. And maybe the [...]

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4 SEPTEMBER 2012

Bowen London UK Spring/Summer 2013 Campaign

Bowen who – I hear you say? Watch this space Gents! Nothing is more exciting than the arrival of a new innovative European Designer Group that hits the element of ‘cool’ from the outset. Model Alexandre Cunha returns to the studio to star in another campaign from Brazilian label Bowen London UK. Photographed as usual [...]

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30 MAY 2012

The Elegant Pocket-Square; Mark of the Gentleman

Today we have many a man tie-less – only wearing jackets. Now, in the world of suiting, this is definitely perceived as being a little under-dressed. Do we care? Yes and No. There are a few accessories that men have the ability to go ape with, and one of them is the trusty pocket-square. A [...]

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17 MAY 2012
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5 JANUARY 2012

Dress for the Opposite Sex

  Do you ever wonder when you’re looking through your wardrobe if what you wear, turns your lady friend on? It’s no secret that women generally dress for the opposite sex. Quite obviously though, the majority of ladies dress sense has gone from the Chanel style in the 50′s where skirt lengths were elegant and [...]

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5 OCTOBER 2011

The Superman: Masterchef, Stylish, Athletic & anything but Metro

There was a period, around the time of Ridley Scott’s Gladiator, when, surprisingly, women swooned for big bearded brutish men, like Russell Crowe.   Crowe had “it”, – but then he started throwing mobile phones at people and generally acting a little ape like.  More recently, women were more inclined to dream wistfully of impeccably groomed and [...]

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27 AUGUST 2011

Wolsey, Fit for a King.

  The British heritage brand Wolsey (perhaps the only line that targets street-wear enthusiasts and supplies hosiery and knitwear to the Queen) has commenced showcasing its collection with a more fashion-forward spin-off called 1755 — a modern brand curiously named after the year the company was founded. In a world where competition is fierce and [...]

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5 AUGUST 2011

Audi, Henri Lloyd and Yacht Racing

Now if you’re anything like me, you’d like to keep your feet on dry land. Where there are some who enjoy a good ol’ dip in the salty masses; but for me, I signed a contract with the sharks a long time ago. I stay out of their waters, and they stay out of my [...]

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16 JULY 2011

Top Hunter | Protector Movie Characters for Men

The Hunter and Protector archetype is wonderfully characterized in the following films. Whether it be a father extending himself against incredible odds, or protecting his family against the dangers surrounding them in an often brutal world. The one common theme here is men loving and treasuring something outside themselves ~ regardless of the cost. Of [...]

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5 JULY 2011

As Proud as Prada

MenStylePower are big on the tailored-yet-relaxed-uber-cool look, and again, we turn our attention to the magnificent galaxy of Prada. What does the oracle of fashion, Miuccia Prada have in store for us throughout the seasons? Whether it be the latest collection off the Paris runways, which we have already posted, or Prada’s AW2010 collection which [...]

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