Designers

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14 DECEMBER 2012
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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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14 NOVEMBER 2012

The Holster Belt – Ride em’ UrbanBoy

I’ve always been fascinated by Cowboys & Indian characters. The saddle work, the elaborate head-dresses, the lifestyle, spirituality, the courage, wisdom and commitment. These, as you can image are all the romantic elements of the Cowboys & Indians era. Of course there was a very bloody side to it as well, which is devastating. But [...]

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27 OCTOBER 2012

Herringbone – A Genteel Australian Tradition

Inspite of the hard yakka image of the Australian male icon i.e. out at pasture, driving horses or shearing wild rams in rugged denimwear and torn shirts, the Australian male style sensibility has over the years embraced the finer, more tailored aspects of menswear. This is especially evident through in the very genteel designs of [...]

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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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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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27 SEPTEMBER 2012

New Fall Designer Frames for Men

    If They Could See Me Now! MenStylePower love a supplier who is innovative and is interested in bringing the cost down for their consumers. And one particular area that is in dire need of this, is Men’s Eyewear. Not many of you know – but Stylemeister wears specs. Ha, yes. He hates it [...]

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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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13 SEPTEMBER 2012

New York Fashion Week Highlights

  Fashion week across the globe is always so exciting. There’s a smorgasbord of creativity, invention, style, class, mistakes, faux pas and good ol’ people watching. We’re all voyeuristic, go on admit it! Along with gorgeous women working their fabrics, the gents go all out to impress too. There’s a fragrance of ‘cool’ in 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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31 AUGUST 2012

Men’s Designer Looks for 2012

The following images will show you some fashion forward designer wear that will have you headed in the right direction. Many of us, myself included in the nineties, liked a look and copied it. We may have had a hero that we aspired to in a movie or off-set and decide to dress like him [...]

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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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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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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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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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