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22 MARCH 2013

Balmain Spring 2013 – The Lion’s Den

Is it possible that the house of Balmain is rebelling against the very origins they built their empire on? JEANS. “It’s out from the jeans now.” Fighting words. Olivier Rousteing inherited a house built on denim. Over the course of a few seasons at the helm, he’s worked to steer it in a new direction. […]

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2 MARCH 2013

Vivienne Westwood 2013; Black & Blue!

Putting it lightly, Westwood’s long heritage with fashion; from punk, to aligning her work with the homeless and destitute stirs controversy. To say the least. But – collection after collection, she demands attention and discussion. Her resilience in the designer world commands applause, and her latest designs are hot hot hot. Westwood hits this collection […]

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27 FEBRUARY 2013

Tim Coppens: NY Fashion Week

Coppens’ star is unquestionably on the rise. Since launching on the New York runways three seasons ago, he’s been scooped up by Barneys, Isetan, and Dover Street Market. So if you’re looking for a ‘style’ that is part-relaxed, part-geometric, a touch nautical, sci-fi and militant; then this is the designer to watch out for. Coppens […]

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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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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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20 NOVEMBER 2012

PQ Eyewear’s Latest Collection 2012

Excitement fills the office as we drool through the latest collections from PQ Eyewear. The e-commerce site looks like the new digital Monopoly Board with designer eyewear named Oxford Circus, Bank, Chancery Lane and Epping. Move out of the way fellow MSP staffers, I’m taking Stratford.   PQ eyewear is one of those innovative, ‘we […]

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12 OCTOBER 2012

A New Era in Eco-Friendly Fashion

Have you ever ceased buying a product because you know it’s associated with child labor? Or found out that the charity you have been supporting has actually been abusing children not rescuing them? If so, then personal ethics are high on your value system. MenStylePower have come across a superb label based in Belgium that […]

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4 OCTOBER 2012

BabyAnything….yes please!

Catchy name no? There seems to be a lot in a name. Take the business name of this charming jewellery designer – BabyAnything. And well it seems to run in the family….sister’s business name? They All Hate Us. Lerve it! BABYANYTHING is a design business many years in the making. After graduating with a Fine […]

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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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18 JULY 2012

KENZO Spring 2013, Into The Jungle

The term jungle is hand in hand with the term Kenzo. The original Kenzo Jungle Jap store, opened in Paris in 1970, is a brand touchstone. Going back into the wild—Leon and his partner, Carol Lim, recently made a trek into the jungles of Thailand — which was their way of bringing the brand back to itself. Now […]

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13 JULY 2012

Z Zegna Men’s SS 2013

Zegna would have to be one of MenStylePowers’s favourite designers. The collections are consistent, timeless (although on trend), and always exude the perfect cut. Ermenegildo Zegna is a leading Italian fashion house, specialized in men’s clothing. Founded in 1910, it is now managed by the fourth generation of the Zegna family and remains in family ownership. As well as producing […]

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11 JULY 2012

Women on Walls | Joshua Petker

Art is in the eye of the beholder, and if you want to impress that girl you are head over heels with, this is the only artists’ name you need to know. Girls love art. They love beautiful things, pretty things, and they appreciate the form of a female. Be it animal, feather or human. […]

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27 JUNE 2012

Dsquared2 Spring 2013 Menswear

Lately in the fashion world, we are seeing collections become more artistic than ever. Why is this? Perhaps the fierce competition, the need to express creatively, the determination to be noticed, seen, adored? But what we don’t want to see, as men, is designers creating collections that lose the archetypical masculinity that is the life […]

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21 MAY 2012

London Collections: Men

London is launching a dedicated Menswear Fashion Week…finally!!! – set to launch this June just before the traditional Paris and Milan Menswear shows. The event was unveiled in April by the British Fashion Council’s new chair of the Fashion 2012 Menswear Committee, Dylan Jones. A tremendous initiative, that will no doubt draw even more attention […]

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12 MAY 2012

Prada Menswear SS 2012 – Sportingly Superb!

Prada has always been a luxury label that I have enjoyed watching expand on its empire ever so cautiously. With the husband and wife team behind the helium tank, this incredible company has always peppered its cutting edge tailoring with modern essence to give its loyal followers exceptional collections year upon year. Almost 100 years […]

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26 APRIL 2012

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia

Sydney is pumped with A.N.T.I.C.I.P.A.T.I.O.N, as it bumps into several locations for its bi-annual Fashion Week sponsored by Mercedes Benz. (Hmmm, gimme one of those – preferably the SL55 all sport supercharged V8 engines producing an impressive 493 horsepower). Alas, the Divas, the Preeee-Madonnas and the devoted followers of this World called Fashion will be […]

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12 APRIL 2012

The Colourful Duo – DSquared2

Colour can be a dangerous thing. I like to compare it to your mood. Of course, when you’re feeling gleeful, or pumped, or psyched – you’re going to ‘up’ your colours in your wardrobe. On go those sunburnt orange Nikes, or the Nixon watch that has the colourful face. Yet, if you’re feeling flat, then […]

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