Author Archive: Fred the Classic Gentleman

rss feed

Pastel Colors: The 2017 Summer Trend for Men

Pastel Colors: The 2017 Summer Trend for Men

It’s Summer and Summer Colors are Hot…Or Better yet Cool – Pastels are in The start of summer is here, the flowers are blooming, people are outside exercising, and activities start popping up on your calendar.  The modern gentleman must be prepared for whatever comes, and must be on the cutting edge of fashion.   We […]

×
How to Pick the Right Sunglasses in 2017?

How to Pick the Right Sunglasses in 2017?

“Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.” – John Locke We are coming to the end of winter, and as we work out in the gym with an eye to the summer body.  We must not forget the basic accessory that makes summer time fashion hot, that accessory is sunglasses. […]

×
How to Measure for a Suit and Other Clothes (+ 2 Hacks)

How to Measure for a Suit and Other Clothes (+ 2 Hacks)

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

“I was brought up to be a gentleman. That means you know how to walk, talk and dress the part.” Brian McKnight The above quote is extremely true currently. In my opinion there is nothing sadder than an adult male at a department store with no idea what size shirt they need. They have no […]

×
New Year, New You. Lets Get Healthy.

New Year, New You. Lets Get Healthy.

| January 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Its 2017, HAPPY NEW YEAR, and the resolution that most people choose is to lose a few pounds.  As a gentleman we must live up to our resolutions.  If you were one that decided to lose weight for a resolution or if as a gentleman you would like to just get healthier, whatever the reason […]

×
2017 New Year Resolutions For The Modern Gentleman

2017 New Year Resolutions For The Modern Gentleman

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

“A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me”. – Frederick Douglass Why wait?  Being a gentleman includes understanding there is a need for constant and continuous improvement in the way you carry yourself and present yourself.  Just like a gentleman would not be caught wearing something that is […]

×
6 Quick Trips for the Gentleman & his Mates

6 Quick Trips for the Gentleman & his Mates

| November 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

With the end of the year coming, many people have vacation days to use, hopefully you are one of the lucky ones.  This article is to list some of the short trips a gentleman must take.  These trips require little planning and you can still have maximum fun. If you can’t take the trips before […]

×
Cocktail Attire for Men – This is how you Impress

Cocktail Attire for Men – This is how you Impress

| October 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

With the holidays coming up it gives the gentleman an opportunity to attend a lot of different types of parties.  The main one is cocktail parties.  So you’ve received an invitation to a soiree stating ‘Cocktail Attire’ as the dress code because it is now fashionable for many companies, and people have holiday cocktail parties. […]

×
Autumn is here and you should be excited

Autumn is here and you should be excited

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower” – Albert Camus Spring is looked upon as a time when everything is blooming, while autumn can be depressing for some.  It signifies the end of summer, the days are getting shorter, the nights are longer, and a cold winter is coming.  As a […]

×
Shaken But Not Stirred

Shaken But Not Stirred

Everyone knows James Bond likes his martinis shaken, not stirred. James Bond is to many people the epitome of being a gentleman.  Whether you believe that or not, when 007 orders his drink he is confident and assured in what he is getting.  The modern gentleman must be just as confident, assured and knowledgeable in every aspect of his […]

×
Summer Fashion for the Modern Gentleman

Summer Fashion for the Modern Gentleman

How the Gentleman dresses for the hot summer days and the hotter summer nights Summer is here and especially for those in the colder climate, this is the time where we spend an extraordinary amount of time outdoors.  There are concerts big and small, barbeques, picnics, outside pop up venues etc.  Then the summer nights […]

×