The dandy style
A dandy is a man who places particular importance upon physical appearance, refined language, and leisurely hobbies, pursued with the appearance of nonchalance in a cult of self. Historically, especially in late 18th- and early 19th-century Britain, a dandy, who was self-made, often strove to imitate an aristocratic lifestyle despite coming from a middle-class background. In this section we will show you the modern dandy from around the world.
The Van Dyke is the UK's trendiest beard style
UK beard care and shaving specialists The English Shaving Company have analysed search interest in different types of facial hair over the past decade, to reveal which beard styles are trending, where each style is the most popular, and the UK’s favourite heading into 2021.
Achieving a Sharp Businessman Look
If you are a young entrepreneur, you are surely getting to grips with being a business owner and want to improve in all aspects possible. Other than running the company smoothly, you also have to dress to impress and show the people you meet that you are a man with style. Luckily, there are many famous businessmen you can look to for some fashion inspiration, from social media platform CEOs like Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey to Forex legends such as George Soros and Bruce Kovner.
Dressing for the occasion: What to wear to impress
If you are traveling to different locations, be aware that there may be formal dress codes in place that you need to abide by. If you want to get the best result out of your trip, dressing for the occasion is part of the experience.
How to Look Amazing on Your First Meeting
You finally scored a date with that one person you like. It’s time to take a big leap and put your best foot forward. Not sure how you will approach the situation? Are you struggling to figure out what to wear? Learn how you can look amazing and leave a lasting impression on our date with the tips and tricks listed below.
The Advantages of Selecting Customized Clothing Items
Customized clothing pieces are becoming more and more popular as time goes on, and with good reasoning. If you want to invest in brand new clothing pieces for your wardrobe, you should think about taking the personalized route. There are many diverse advantages that are associated with buying and wearing custom apparel.
How to Choose the Best Barber for Wedding
A majority of couples spend thousands of pounds to create the best impression on their wedding day. Indeed, they take time and effort to look the part in an occasion that liberates them to celebrate the emotion of love in the presence of their family and friends. It is for this reason that you must choose the best barbers, if you are planning to get married or attend the occasion.
Luxury gift ideas for men
Giving a gift to a man is not a difficult task because most of the men will accept anything that is given to them by their loved ones. This is because they hardly go out to shop for themselves. This makes it easy to buy an appreciable gift for men. However, if you wish to spend an extra amount and buy a luxury item for a man in your life, we’d like to help you with some options below.
From Man to Gentleman: Your Guide to Dapper Fashion in Vegas
With Vegas being known as Sin City, it will be a rare occasion that you will ever hear “what’s a gentleman like yourself doing in such a place?” Sure, Vegas is a great place for men of all ages but when you’re a man of power and importance, you wouldn’t be caught dead in anything that would speak otherwise of you.
How to choose the right shoes for your new suit
Your shoes are not only meant to protect your feet and make walking comfortable, but they are also the base of a successful outfit. When you first meet someone you are going to check out their suit and their shoes before you make a first impression. In other words, the wrong shoes can break even the best outfit and you don't want that to happen during an important event! You need to know how to choose the right shoes for your new suit and here is the easiest guide on how to master this art.
4 Men’s Fashion Don’ts You Have to Avoid
Your style says a lot about you. Everything from the shoes on your feet to the hat on your head broadcasts to the world the type of person you are. It’s important you’re wearing clothes that make the right impression. While most guides will steer you towards specific items and trends you need to make your closet complete, this one has all the habits you’ll want to avoid. Keep reading to discover four don’ts of men’s fashion.
First Date Preparation: A Man’s Ultimate Checklist to Get You to Date #2
Well, it looks like you’ve made it. You’ve made it past those dating barriers and landed yourself a hot date with the girl who has rented out space in your head for the past couple of months. It was hard work though… you survived the awkward glances, the worries of whether or not you’re being a nuisance, and overcome the ultimate fear of rejection by mustering up the courage to ask her out! Great job Romeo… you obviously did something right!
7 Things You Might Not Have Known about Laser Tattoo Removal
So many of us get tattoos believing we’ll love them and want to show them off with pride for the rest of our days. While this is true for some, the rest of us are left with an unfortunate reminder we’d rather not see on a daily basis.
The Fashionable Blazer And Jacket Statements For Men
Whether you are going to a party or office the jackets and blazer are the great inclusions for men. How many times you have thoughts about changing your wardrobe or attaching some extra there? Obviously this is evergreen thought but unfortunately, you can’t thrive your wardrobe on an hourly basis. Buying some new outfits will obviously help you to adopt different looks and in this reference, Differio can help you with the wide range of awesome blazers and jackets.
4 tips for buying shirts online
When it comes to buying clothes online it can be a tricky skill to master. Sourcing a well-fitting shirt in person is no easy task so doing so from the comfort of your home may seem like an even riskier idea. However, that needn’t be the case if you take a few small steps first. In fact, following these 4 rules will make finding the perfect shirt easier than ever before.
Short and sweet: How short guys should dress the part
Once upon a time, being short might have been viewed as a major disadvantage - particularly amongst guys. Now, with so many fashion hacks doing the rounds, this isn't necessarily the case. It means that while we can't be responsible for making you a few inches taller, we can at least help you trick a few eyes and appear bigger.
Flatter With Ink – Stylish Ways to Flaunt Your Tattoos
Fashion has taken into many different forms. It has now set off to be a form of art that has become imbued in our everyday culture. Moreover, fashion has become a medium for people to express their individuality. And, as you can probably see today, tattoos have become more visible and have taken on a more prominent role in an individual’s fashion statement.
Which is the Best Leather Jacket for You?
Winter is upon us and the colder weather is moving in for a while. As the chilly temperatures make their appearance, it’s time to start thinking of outerwear to offer protection from the elements while still ensuring you look slick.
5 Tips for Fashion Forward Men
Fashion is something that some have more of an interest in than others. However, it’s a perfect form of self-expression and a way to portray your personal style. When it comes to men’s fashion, there is so much that you can do in terms of style.
On a scale of one-to-tie, what will you be wearing on your next post-work night out?
How you dress at work is probably an aspect you nailed after your first week in the job. Appearance ranked second only to communication skills as a sign of professionalism when the Center for Professional Excellence at York College of Pennsylvania carried out a national poll in 2010. Spending hours a day there, it becomes apparent fairly quickly what is acceptable, what's not and how your own style preferences fit into that.
Pitti Uomo 94 Street Style Better Than Ever
The most stylish men's trade fair Pitti Uomo 94 took place from 12 to 15 June 2018. And although NY Times stated that "The Dandy Is Dead", I can not agree with that. In Florence everyone was "dandier" than ever. And while the so called peacocks have prepared different outfits for every day, the same happened also to buyers, managers and other visitors of the business fair.
Gianluca Vacchi - one of the most famous influencers and entertainers with a new single
Instagram millionaire Gianluca Vacchi's larger-than-life personality with a massive social media following anchored through music, sensual dancing and his celebratory yachting videos can now call himself the newest recording artist on the Universal Music Latin Entertainment roster.
Style tips for the quintessential bachelor
Living alone and being single are not plausible excuses to slack in your lifestyle, eat unhealthy foods and dress sluggishly. If anything, you should take advantage of the freedom that comes with being a bachelor to hit the gym and get fit, prepare healthy meals and up your style game.
The Men’s Guide to Aging Gracefully
Aging affects both women and men, but focusing on aging gracefully is not up to women alone. To look good and feel like yourself throughout your life is a huge confidence booster. People respond to power, and to a well-dressed, put together gentlemen. It can get you more clients, it can further your career, and it can help you feel on top of the world no matter whether you are thirty or sixty.
Always look stellar – Tips for looking and feeling great
Your looking and feeling great doesn’t have to rely on cosmic randomness or a special event taking place, which you were invited to. In order to look your best, all you need to do is follow a couple of guidelines. These are simple tips that will help you push the envelope and always look as good as you possibly can, and feeling the part as well. People have always been attracted to beauty and looking beautiful, otherwise there wouldn’t be things like Dore Aesthetics. But even so, many overlook simple things like these:
5 Stylish Christmas Gift Ideas for Men
Shopping for presents for the men in your life – whether it’s a significant other, husband, or father – can be a tricky, stressful affair. With the holiday season coming up, people are flocking to stores without having a single idea on what to get. Before you grab something thoughtlessly off the shelf, allow us to narrow down the field for you. Below is our 2017 holiday gift guide, composed of easy classics and staples any man would love to have for Christmas this year:
Gucci Cruise 2017 - the English Mania
Gucci Cruise 2017, whose creative director is Alessandro Michele, consists of 87 visions, which are in the spirit of Michael Fish. Fashion for young people not yet recognized in the matrix of conformism and the constant social sex, whatever that means. The outfits are charming, remembering the British impulse - non-ideological dandy Alessandro Michele says: “Men's Cruise collection was an excellent occasion to outline my vision for eccentricity. It started from My enormous passion for England, I tried to describe what is happening in my imagination, which often reveals aesthetics very similar to English fashion."
Dandy talks about dandies at Dandy Day RADUNO DANDY ITALIANO
After Florence and the color explosions there, another holiday of Italian dendism, like a breeze from the Tuscan wind ... Dandy Day RADUNO DANDY ITALIANO, in its first edition, found a matching decor among the antiquities of FIERA ANTIQUARIA DI AREZZO.
Pitti Uomo Firenze - the Spectacular composition of men’s elegance or the shortcut to the belief that the modern man is a Dandy
What is Pitti Uomo? A large and magnificent manifestation of men’s fashion exhibitionism without any holdbacks, blowing like a bottle of champagne and held in the historical center of Florence, Italy, where exhibitors carefully present their latest men’s collections. The latest men’s fashion trends are marked there, before the upcoming fashion events in Milan.
Who is who at Pitti Uomo - 10 influencers you should know
Pitti Uomo is undoubtedly a premier men’s fashion event. At Pitti Uomo you can see the latest trends, new designers and companies in men’s fashion, premiering the best men’s tailoring from across the globe, but also the best dressed men in the world. The best sentence I have ever heard is that there you can meet "anyone who’s anyone in the menswear business". And this is true. The atmosphere is unique and you feel like everyone is your friend. Everyone is smiling and having fun and at the same time doing business.
Top 10 Fashion Faux Pas, You Can Do Without
In a perfect world, “clothes do not make a man…”, “a book is not judged by its cover” and “You look good in anything you wear”. We…. however, live in times where Men’s Fashion is a raging topic, an objective beast for all to covet and critique and representative of how seriously one is taken.
Menswear accessories: Bowler hat
Frenchmen call this hat 'chapeau melon' and Germans 'Melone' because it looks like a melon fruit. Until 1960s, the Bower hat was a symbol of London's brokers and bankers and today it's a mandatory attribute of the officers of the Queen's Guard as part of their urban civilian clothing.
Yacht outfit or Fashion marine
For not so professional sport sailing, in the relatively calm Mediterranean sea, during the Summer season is typical a little more different style - a look for leisure time, inspired by the sea, which is not designed for dramatic climate changes, but fundamentally oriented towards the clothing of simple fishermen.
Menswear details: Monograms
What is the main feature of the expensive men's suit in addition to the paid price? A monogram on the sleeve, a label with the customer's name on the inner side of the jacket and various other indications, according to gentleman's caprice and taste...
Men's suit as a cult
The suit must be worn with dignity and respect for yourself, the others and the qualities of the garment. It should be worn as it's a part of you, not as something bought and put on for the first time as an unbearable burden...
American classic Saddle shoes
Saddle shoes are real classics for the weekend in New England or for the college look of the exclusive snobbish universities on the East Coast. For decades students and professors wear the immutable shoes with the typical reddish sole.
More about the Barbour jacket - Details and Variations
The Barbour jacket exists in three different fabric qualities - extra fine, fine and Thornproof (heavy waterproof material). For the production of this special and extremely strong material is used straticulate Egyptian cotton, woven with varying degrees of strength and finally impregnated with wax in a special way.
The triumph of the Barbour jacket
This phenomenon is a convincing proof that one product could be sold with no advertising, when it has a long decades of history behind.
The Barbour jacket
By buying a Barbour jacket you will own not just a comfortable piece of cloth, great for rainy weather, but also a piece of the international life style. A piece, which belongs to the world of those, who have money, style and success.
Men's suit jacket collars and lapels
Large collar with long edges and a single button is known as Classic Kent. It's suitable for formal events and small knot. It's a good choice for gentlemen who are definitely not fans of experimenting and fashion innovations. In short, we talk about a boring decision...
Men's fashion trends for Summer 2016
As we know, blue suits and gray suits are classics for men who don't want to risk their reputation - even if they are not politicians or businessmen. They are clean, simple and suits every occasion. But this monochromatic look is kind of background for this Summer season.
Bow ties - another lovely anachronism
If you get inspired by the dandyism you can tie around you neck a necktie as a bow tie and break the administrative conventionality.
The trio of the men's shirt, necktie and suit jacket
Even the most magnificent shirt would 'live' a fiasco if it's not in a resonance with the necktie and the suit jacket. And this means a lot of consideration of lengths, proportions, colors, patterns and details.
Men's suit accessories: Cravat
We've already mentioned that type of men's shirt collar, which is not buttoned around the neck and is meant for gentlemen, who don't wear neckties. So, this type of collar is suitable for the so-called Cravat (scarf-tie).
Alumo shirt fabrics - the Swiss quality
Talking about shirt fabrics connoisseurs think about English and Italian fabric mills' creations. Of course, they are well-known and appreciated, but some of the best ateliers and manufacturers of bespoke shirts chose fabrics by Swiss mill Alumo in Appenzell.
History of the men's shirt
The modern men's shirt has a properly long history before acquiring its today's a little boring form in the end of the XIX century. In 1871 Brown, Davis & Co. of Aldermanbury manufactured the first shirt in 'coat style' (with buttons).
The Italian hand-sewn shirts
The one, who is searching for a shirt, which to fit perfectly to his bespoke suit, as we mentioned earlier, will find something in England, but... not exactly. None of the shirt makers on Jermyn Street actually offers really hand-sewn shirts.
British bespoke shirts from Jermyn Street
At 71 Jermyn Street is located the legendary company Turnbull & Asser, which since 1904 offers an unimaginable variety of fabrics for bespoke and ready-to-wear shirts and neckties. If you want a bespoke shirt, you should order at least six pieces and the delivery time is 12 weeks.
The Tattersall Check shirt for the weekend
To the British country life, among the Barbour jacket and the Hunter wellies, unconditionally belongs the checked shirt in the natural 'white' color of the wool, which is actually pale beige. But the key element of this shirt is the check in dark brown, wine red, green, blue and black, a.k.a Tattersall Check.
The Brooks Brothers shirt
This type of shirt won his final and decisive victory during the 1980s, when every real Yuppie brought from New York a true Button-down shirt in pale blue, pink, white, yellow or mint, striped, checked or tartan.
The duo of the men's suit and shoes
To choose shoes in unobtrusive harmony with the rest of your look - and mainly with the suit - might be very easy or very difficult depending on criteria - are they formal or aesthetic.