Author Archive: Paul

rss feed

Time to be Different with a Filippo Loreti Watch

Time to be Different with a Filippo Loreti Watch

| July 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

It takes a certain amount of chutzpah to take on an industry which has been around since 1770 is worth over $40bn in exports annually and is chock-full of names who have a lot more power and influence than you do. You have to have a certain level of personal confidence, you might develop a […]

×
How to Ball Out and Travel in Style

How to Ball Out and Travel in Style

| July 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Got some cash that’s weighing your pants down? Liberate that green and treat yourself to a luxury holiday. Everyone loves to spend money – whether it’s on a luxury watch or a brand new car, so why skimp on travel too? This is not a guide to being thrifty and getting the most bang for […]

×
Gentlemen, Hats and the Hair Thing

Gentlemen, Hats and the Hair Thing

| June 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

There was a time when a gentleman would not be seen without his hat. It was the last thing added before he left the house, and he would never have worn it inside under any circumstances. Now attitudes have changed but they remain rather ambivalent, and say more about us than hats themselves do. Wearing […]

×
How French King Louis XVIII Changed What You Wear

How French King Louis XVIII Changed What You Wear

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Louis XVIII had an interesting life. He was the King of France during the time Napoleon wanted to be its emperor, which meant he spent time in palaces and time in exile too. He died a pretty disgusting death; obesity, gout and gangrene no less. But he had one habit which still influences us today. […]

×
11 Things Every Man Should Own

11 Things Every Man Should Own

| June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

What makes a gentleman? Some would say you have to be born into it. When such things mattered Elizabeth Bennet said of Mr. Darcy “He is a gentleman. I am a gentleman’s daughter, thus far we are equal”. But today things are different. Birth guarantees nothing. Nowadays we associate being a gentleman with a level […]

×
What Makes The Best First Impression

What Makes The Best First Impression

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Whether you’re at a client meeting, a first date, or a party, we meet so many new people in our day to day lives. It doesn’t matter if you’ll only meet this person for 10 minutes and never see them again, making a great first impression which resonates is something that every man should make […]

×
The Best Gifts For Your Significant Other

The Best Gifts For Your Significant Other

| May 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Every gentleman knows that it is highly important to give their significant other thoughtful, tasteful and meaningful gifts on special occasions. Whether it’s their birthday, an anniversary or a holiday, marking the day has become synonymous with gift-giving.  A common error for many men is assuming that gifts have to be flashy and expensive in […]

×
5 Ideas for Thoughtful Gifts

5 Ideas for Thoughtful Gifts

| May 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The secret to giving a great present, regardless of how much it cost, is to be thoughtful about it. Most men have trouble deciding what to get as gifts and end up with the common choices of fragrances, jewellery and electronics. Of course, there is nothing wrong with all those ideas, but you want the […]

×
3 Old-fashioned Rules to Kiss Goodbye (and 3 to Keep)

3 Old-fashioned Rules to Kiss Goodbye (and 3 to Keep)

| April 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Society’s expectations of men are constantly evolving, leading us to adjust our attitudes and behavior to avoid being glaringly out of step with modern times. In many if not most cases, societal relaxing of rules allows us to breathe a bit easier. But if progress has a downside, it’s that it can be difficult to […]

×
Alpha Bag: The Ultimate Crossover Bag for the Man-On-The-Go

Alpha Bag: The Ultimate Crossover Bag for the Man-On-The-Go

| April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The bag options available for men have largely stayed the same over the last few decades, whereas women have been given bountiful options to choose from. The main purpose of a bag, however, is to make carrying items more convenient – a need shared by both genders equally. London-based company, STOLT, seeks to give the […]

×