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18 NOVEMBER 2014

10 Most Powerful Luxury Men’s Brands in The WORLD

We’ve all seen the outstanding growth of stand alone menswear stores over the years, but do we know who is performing well and how they are scaled? Whilst the luxury market has been dominated by Louis Vuitton, which continues to be the most valuable luxury brand on a global scale, other names have been emerging [...]

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29 OCTOBER 2014

A Great Feit: Men’s Shoes

Another stunning made to order service reaching out to the masses is the beautiful leather goods of Australian brand FEIT. Handmade is a phrase that gets thrown around a lot,  however FEIT products really do have the feel of being made with care by someone who truly knows their way around a piece of hide. So [...]

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23 OCTOBER 2014

Michael Zavros – A Brilliant Horseman

It always astounds me, when walking through private homes or galleries, how we are awed by art that looks nothing more than a 6 year old’s Sunday lunch scribble. No offense, I’m a lover of fine and delicious things, and I understand the training and natural talent needed to be an artist, yet if it’s [...]

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14 OCTOBER 2014

Booming Burberry – Feel the Rain.

Booming Burberry! And we’re not just talking about the sheer size of the store, which challenges the Apple Empire down the road. We’re talking about the profound strategy embraced by Burberry to entertain each and every customer that walks into the flagship on London’s Regent Street. The flagship is arguably the world’s most technically innovative [...]

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22 SEPTEMBER 2014

Tod’s Dots Of Life Event: Hong Kong!

The new digital era keeps rolling, where protagonists change the rule of the games, introducing themselves and their lifestyle through the product. The project ‘Dots of Life’ started online with 90 trendsetting bloggers, with an ever increasing number of participants, who share their portraits, interpreting the Tod’s Gommino and its iconic rubber sole composed by [...]

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19 SEPTEMBER 2014

Devo, Mark Mothersbaugh x Shane Baum Eyewear

Do you remember? Devo – You must WHIP IT! Man, I was speed-skating around a local skate rink to this track and it rocked. Released in 1980 this track hit #11 on the Billboard Charts in the USA. Man and that was 34 years ago. Today, things are still creative and crazy for Mark Mothersbaugh [...]

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18 SEPTEMBER 2014

A Man-ly and Re-Useable Drink Bottle in Paper Size

Reusable water bottles are everywhere. You can get them in metal, plastic or glass. You can get them with screw off caps, pop-tops, and those weird straws you have to simultaneously bite and suck. But most of them still come in the same tried and true bottle shape which is inconvenient for carrying around in [...]

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8 SEPTEMBER 2014

Four Stylist Players of The 2014 NFL Season

The FIFA World Cup spoiled us in the skill and drama department and its ending has left a massive void in our lives and on our screens. Thankfully the NFL kicked off this week, offering a new batch of sportsmen to get pumped over.  Blokes all over the continent and their kids will be elated, deflated, [...]

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2 SEPTEMBER 2014

Into the Blue – Menswear Spring Edit September 2014.

How is the weather at the moment? Awesome! A little conversation. I use to work for a guy who each morning, would roll out the weather report and his experience at a 6am swim every morning to his staff. Sounds intriguing? Ahem, well 3 years on it’s predictable and boring. Alas, there were some terrific [...]

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28 AUGUST 2014

Denim Do-Over – Paint your Jeans!

Get creative with your Denim – Ksubi, Ralph Lauren, Oliver Spencer, Diesel and Denim and Supply. We don’t doubt that the moving into the new season will find you ready to scoop up plenty of novel denim styles, but before you shop for something new, we suggest you first embrace an older option or two. By [...]

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7 AUGUST 2014

Is Activewear the New Denim?

  Much like denim before it, activewear is increasingly being integrated into daily attire. So does activewear offer fashion brands the same kind of growth potential that designer denim did a decade ago? We think so. And does activewear look like it’s heading to become a ‘staple’ in men’s wardrobes? We think so too. Gap, [...]

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4 JULY 2014

Hot Men’s Hair Style Trends Straight off the Runway

  Our good friend AND BRILLIANT hair stylist Marc Armstrong observed the new men’s hair trends from the various designer runways in London Collections Men, Pitti Uomo, Paris and Milan Fashion Week. Marc, exclusively from London is an edgy, cool, precise, individual and always on trend. He’s charming, extremely professional, talented and always dresses to [...]

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2 JULY 2014

2014 TREND: Taking WHITE Seriously in Menswear

White Noise Saying white will be trendy is a bit of a misnomer because in fashion, white is as classic as it gets. But when it turns up repeatedly, in almost every collection in the form of coats, shirts, pants, suits and shoes, you know it is time to take white seriously. White is incredibly [...]

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27 MAY 2014

Ditto 3D Tech: Changing the Face of Eyewear for Men

The perfect face shape is constantly on one’s mind when choosing the right pair of eyeglasses or sunglasses. Especially if you’re a long sighted person who needs glasses to see close up. You need to take them off right, to put on the frames to see if they suit you. Yet, as the frames are [...]

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6 APRIL 2014

Hawaii Five-O Stylin’

Beach, babes and beating up the bad guys. That’s the Hawaii Five-O mix and when it comes to style, you can identify the principal Hawaii Five-0 actors from their key wardrobe items: vintage aloha shirts, cargo pants and neckties. CBS’s resurrected show is a take off of the original Five-O that aired for twelve seasons [...]

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2 MARCH 2014

Helmut Lang x Theophilus London #BarneysNY

The 27-year-old Theophilus London is well beyond his years. Although his name is ancient (meaning Friend of God in Biblical terms), his style sits well into the 21st-century.  Mystical, free spirited, expressive and an old soul, Theophilus’s complementary title today – is the muse of legendary Helmut Lang. The name Helmut Lang has always been synonymous [...]

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31 JANUARY 2014
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15 JANUARY 2014

London Collections:MEN – Highlights Day 3

What’s exciting about LC:M, is that designers young and old are forming a synergy to which respect and reverence are changing the energy of the event. Once upon a time, the flusty old gentleman’s tailors on Savile Row were the go to for suiting. Now, with Avant-Garde (innovative or experimental) designers pushing their way through [...]

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