Chivalry

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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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Beyourownhero
7 MAY 2011

The Best 5 Hero Movie Characters for Men

The themes: manhood, character, endurance, overcoming tragedy, heroism, pride, military tradition, hierarchy, bucking tradition, humanity … The actors – DeNiro, Redford, Bale, Brando, Pacino, Nicholson, Damon, Arnold … The directors – Scorcese, Spielberg, Hitchcock, Ford… These are the greatest films ever made, and greatest stories ever told on camera and we’re hoping you gents get [...]

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Sapphire Blue French Bouclé, Wool/Mohair Sport Jacket, 2-Button, Notch Lapel, Double Vent, Regular & Ticket Pocket “Pebbles in a Stream” Necktie; White/Yellow Plaid Cotton French Cuff Slim Fit Shirt
28 APRIL 2011

Zaharoff: Sophisticated Suiting

When it comes to men’s suiting many of us shy away from any or all decisions around the purchase apart from whether it needs to be a three piece, a two piece and needs a friendly price tag. But, if you appreciate your suit like you do a European sports car, then you would add [...]

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15 MARCH 2011

The MenStylePower Romantic Lead of the Year.

It is not for nothing that women often swoon at the mere mention of this man. When the strapping actor walks into the room he is  a picture of elegance. He has height, he is bright and radiates some sort of silent welcome when you meet him. In addition to his extraordinary list of movies, [...]

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Stylin' in a gun metal grey jacket over casual attire. Love the JBF hair.
5 MARCH 2011

I Am Alex Petty(4)

When you say his name it sounds like a French delicacy. When you see his face, you want to rough it up because it’s a bit too pretty. Yet, what is it about this British actor/model that makes you know, categorically, that he’s the next hot thing to watch? Last month, I was asked along [...]

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Attractive, intelligent and sophisticated.
13 FEBRUARY 2011

New York Fashion Week 2011: Tommy Hilfiger

Nothing excites us more than knowing where a successful person has emerged from. Because tales of rags to riches is an absolute passion of ours because we’re in the business of empowering you! One such gent is Tommy Hilfiger. Born the second of nine children in NYC, Hilfiger’s career in fashion began as a high [...]

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Losing your memory?
13 JANUARY 2011

2011 Head-Turning Accessories for Men

Guys, this is a short and sweet blog on head turning accessories when you’re on a budget. And we’ve all been there. Even the most famous stylists have been there! Regardless of where you are in your life right now, financially, emotionally or physically, you still can pick up something cool which not only adds [...]

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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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NFPoloshoot
1 DECEMBER 2010

A man and his horse…

Stop horsing around I hear you say? Polo is only for Royalty. It’s just for yuppies & celebrities and upper class snobbery. ….I don’t want to be involved with that mob… We have heard this statement quite a bit. Polo is a sport the public already knows and has association with class, wealth and privilege.  [...]

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Happy_girl
2 NOVEMBER 2010

ATTRACT and KEEP the right woman for You.

The Stylemeister and I were discussing the predicament that many guys find themselves in at 36-50 years of age, where they’ve made it to the ‘top’ of the career only to find they’ve rolled the dice in their snakes and ladders game, and landed on a slippery one, and woops they’re back down to the [...]

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ralphLauren1
25 OCTOBER 2010

Selling a Dream of Elegance and the Good Life

On a daily basis, I tend to open a glossy magazine and enjoy flicking through its high quality pages to view the latest collections from designers, home wares, houses, holidays, motorbikes, restaurants, yachts and the like. Today, something caught my eye. By surprise. On a stark white page stands a man. He’s dressed in an [...]

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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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Sweet power suiting!
14 SEPTEMBER 2010

The Power-Suit is back!

As for style-watches, Wall Street 2; Money never Sleeps, is keeping us all on the edge of our seats, and why? Beyond the return of Mr. Douglas, we are all very curious to see how money can dress men. Whether you have the dollars or not, power suiting for men is as intriguing as couture [...]

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Wall Street Greed, Money … Power?

We’ve all had our moments of greed, when we temporarily get lost in the fantasy that happiness is equivalent to a higher paycheck and a lavish lifestyle. Worse still, when driven to financial desperation or deep envy, we’ve all tossed around doing whatever it takes to become better, richer and more powerful than the Joneses. [...]

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Vampires and their Hair

Quite unknown and obviously youthful, Kristen and Robert have exposed their real-life relationship which obviously has developed from their silver screen tension. Clearly Robert Pattinson is the heart-throb of nearly every teenage girl on the planet. And included in this group are Gen X and Baby-boomers who are happy to reminisce on such days when [...]

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Only the Brave

I’m sensing a magnificent movement that is about to arrive on the shores of every man’s hometown. And it’s being driven by the consumer’s heart. Now, I’m not going to go all soppy on you and fall into a blubbering mess and cry ‘it’s finally here!’, but the ‘tone of voice’ that keeps popping up [...]

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