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Driving Shoes – Perfect Summer Footwear

Driving Shoes – Perfect Summer Footwear

| March 25, 2019 | 4 Comments

Spring is in its full bloom and summer is just around the corner, so this is the perfect time to talk about very popular footwear, especially here in Europe. The driving shoes. Admit it or not, but driving shoes are the perfect summer footwear. Not only they look beautiful they are really versatile, but before […]

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The Glasses Trend: Why Spectacles Are Cooler Than Contacts

The Glasses Trend: Why Spectacles Are Cooler Than Contacts

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Silent movie star Harold Lloyd knew how to make a spectacle of himself, hanging from the minute hand of a giant clock, high above Hollywood traffic, his trademark round tortoiseshell glasses firmly in place. He was the first star to recognize the power of glasses as accessory and he sparked a twenties craze for tortoiseshell […]

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When the going gets tough, the tough do something out of left field

When the going gets tough, the tough do something out of left field

| August 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dee Murthy moves in a rarefied atmosphere. There aren’t many people who write the business plan as part of a class and then decide to go ahead and do it. The other guy founded FedEx so Murthy is in good company. Men don’t know what to buy Murthy’s industry-changing business idea is not rocket science. […]

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Grooming Tips for the Modern Man: The Routine to Keep You Fresh

Grooming Tips for the Modern Man: The Routine to Keep You Fresh

| July 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Practising your personal hygiene is an important part of every modern man’s life today. A man’s appearance must always be attention-grabbing and to do that, there’s a certain routine that keeps a man fresh and desirable. From skincare to hair care and fragrances, we’re going to go through a few essential grooming tips that each […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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