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4 APRIL 2015

The Tie: Still Hanging Around

  The tie has been hanging around for many centuries. It all began when Croat soldiers from the Military in French service, wearing their traditional small, knotted neckerchiefs, aroused the interest of the Parisians. Due to the slight difference between the Croatian words for Croats, Hrvati, and the French word, Croates, the garment gained the […]

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19 MARCH 2015

Suit Porn…Oh Yes…

A successful investment-banker in an elegant Zegna suit, a lawyer about town in an elegant two-piece affair from Louis Vuitton, a politician on television in a formal suit-and-tie: all these members of the male species depend on their suiting and style to gain instant respect in their public life. Wearing an impeccably tailored suit is […]

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17 MARCH 2015

Twin Sisters Who KNOW How to Eco-Dress Men: UMASAN

Proving that two heads are better than one, designer duos are fashion’s new fling. Like the iconic pairings of Dolce and Gabbana, the edgy Proenza Schouler and the savvy siblings, Kate and Laura Mulleavy at Rodarte, UMASAN is the latest designer duo to turn the industry on its head. UMASAN’s identical twin sisters, Anja and […]

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13 MARCH 2015

The New AUDI TT (sponsored)

The all new Audi TT will challenge your perception of a sports car. Going head to head against our Parkour guru, a game of cat and mouse unfolds into the ultimate standoff. Last year we posted the Top Ten Executive Cars of 2014, of which two of the top ten cars were Audi vehicles. So […]

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11 MARCH 2015

The Queen of Menswear

Source: TheBusinessOfFashion; Writer: CLARA LE FORT 10 MARCH, 2015 As Hermès opens a revamped London flagship with a men’s space covering half the ground floor, BoF speaks to the brand’s head menswear designer Véronique Nichanian. PARIS, France — It was Jean-Louis Dumas, the former chairman and artistic director of Hermès, who, in 1988, gave Véronique Nichanian carte blanche to […]

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6 MARCH 2015

Abercrombie & Fitch Bow Out of Aussie Market

American retailer pandering to teens and consumers who happen to be thirsty for picturesque abs adorning their shopping bags, Abercrombie & Fitch have declared an unceremonious bow out of the Australian fashion scene, announcing their withdrawal from the market and closure of stores in Sydney and Melbourne. Abercrombie & Fitch have proved to be decidedly […]

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24 FEBRUARY 2015

The Bald and the Beautiful

Bald is bold. Bald is BAAAAD. Boys, bald is back. While you shudder in the bathroom at your tresses clogging up the sink, when you whimper at the sight of your mane clinging to your girl’s nails when she drags them through your scalp, when you begin wearing caps and fedoras at jaunty angles to hide […]

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20 FEBRUARY 2015
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19 FEBRUARY 2015
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18 FEBRUARY 2015

The Devil is in the Detail

As an unbiased team of gents when it comes to fashion, our blog site has remained over the last four years one of observation and inspiration. The MSP team knows that many of us cannot afford the luxury goods that are heavily marketed to us, although we love to look and we love to get […]

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17 FEBRUARY 2015

Best Suits for Men

  A successful investment-banker in an elegant Zegna suit, a lawyer about town in an elegant two-piece affair, a politician on television in a formal suit-and-tie: all these members of the male species depend on their suiting and style to gain them standing and instant respect in their public life. Wearing an impeccably tailored suit […]

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12 FEBRUARY 2015

Valentine’s Day Self-Gifting

Does it exist? Damn right it does. Self-gifting has been an act of self-love for woman every week since we can remember. A lipstick here, some flowers there, a tea cup here, and a macaroon there. Indulgent, celebratory, an act of delight and reward. For us Gentlemen, we have been deprived of this terrific act […]

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9 FEBRUARY 2015

Style, Is Not About Ripping People Off

SOURCE: THE GUARDIAN, UK.   HSBC’s Swiss banking arm helped wealthy customers dodge taxes and conceal millions of dollars of assets, doling out bundles of untraceable cash and advising clients on how to circumvent domestic tax authorities, according to a huge cache of leaked secret bank account files. The files – obtained through an international […]

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6 FEBRUARY 2015

Get The London Look Gents!

The London Look While most of us are holed-up in loungewear throughout the month of January, for the men of London it’s an entirely stylish affair. As another edition of catwalk shows at London Collections: Men gets underway, our style spotlight swings to the city’s most dapperly-dressed dudes. Now they’re not over the top, nor […]

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6 FEBRUARY 2015

Broke & Bespoke: Vans is the Plan!

In my last post, you saw an oufit I found in one swift thrift store swoop. However, hunting for a bargain isn’t always so easy. The reality is some days I go out to multiple thrift stores and return home with nothing to show for it. So today, I want to show you a more […]

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4 FEBRUARY 2015

Bye Bye G-Star Raw?

Can it be true??? G-Star is one of the most loved denim brands in the world – but that hasn’t saved its Australian operations. Denim Enterprises, which operates the Australian arm of G-Star Raw, has entered into voluntary administration. Pitcher Partners’ Gess Rambali and Andrew Yeo have been appointed as administrators. The first creditors meeting […]

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20 JANUARY 2015

RayBan’s Iconic Wayfarers Go Indigenous

  Not-for-profit organisation – OneSight, in collaboration with Ray- Ban are thrilled to launch their exclusive Ray-Ban Indigenous Special Edition Wayfarer. The iconic Wayfarer sunglasses, a wardrobe staple, is redeveloped in three designs featuring the Indigenous artwork of Saretta Fielding, and has officially launch in line with international World Sight Day. The exclusive pattern was selected […]

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19 JANUARY 2015

Supreme Luggage by Globe-Trotter

This British-designed luggage is the very definition of hand-made luxury. For many years peeps said the grandest of luggage to travel with was the monogrammed LV, but Globe Trotter is giving it a run for its sterling. A modern day classic, the Globe-Trotter case offers a uniquely strong yet lightweight functionality with a start, instantly recognisable aesthetic. […]

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