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December 2013

A Merry Stain-Free Christmas

Unfortunately, we were not born with the ability to dodge the onslaught of stains that seem to test our dexterity on a daily basis. It doesn't matter how careful we are or where – at home, the office or a restaurant – our clothes seem to always find a way of getting dirty.    With all the parties to attend and food to be eaten it puts us more on the warpath to stained clothing, so we thought we'd run through how to remove common stains.   Note: After treating... Read More

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Ted Baker’s Street Winker

Our friends at Ted Baker have teamed up with “Godfather of Hipsterdom” to create StreetWinker.com aiming to share advice to aging hipsters. The site invites people to “Spread the Ted” with Teditorials, Winks and a “Baker’s Dozen” of video shorts teaching you things like How to Play it Cool, How to Tie a Tie, and How to Dress Your Age…but don’t take them too seriously! We picked out our favourites to share on the blog today, check them out: How to Play it Cool Be cool in the presence of... Read More

WIN a pair of True Religion jeans!

Fancy winning a brand new pair of awesome True Religion jeans? Well if the answer is yes then you are in luck as we are giving away 3 pairs in our latest competition*. To be in with a chance of winning you simply need to do the following: 1 – Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and then… 2 – share this page using the links above. …simples! Now get liking and sharing and good luck :o)   *Please see Terms & conditions.

Christmas Party Season Hair Tips

The Christmas party season is well under way, and our social calenders are filled right up to the New Year. Whether it's a family gathering, friend's party or the annual work's do, we need to plan our hairstyles as well as our outfits. Christmas work parties, in particular, can be pretty overwhelming as you try to enjoy yourself without making a tit of yourself. So you should be looking at making a grand entrance wherever you're heading.   We share some tips on getting your hairstyle right, who knows you... Read More

The Top Five Best Dressed Men of 2013

"Clothes and manners do not make the man; but when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance." Henry Ward Beecher   From working the red carpet to nipping to the shops for a pint of milk, the male celebrity now lives and breathes style wherever he goes. We take a look at this year's top snappily dressed men: 5. Hurts Whilst some artists like to stay ahead of the time and set trends, Hurts prefer to be a face of the stylish past. The duo prefer excplicably crafted tailoring... Read More

Iconic Menswear: The Polo Shirt

We know the polo shirt as a short-sleeved casual garment in a knitted fabric carring a few buttons and a ribbed collar. Over the years it has become rather versatile, seen either in an endless spectrum of colours or displaying a variety of patterns. It’s not exactly certain when the polo shirt was established but most believe that it was developed by British polo players in India in the 19th Century (suppose the clue is in the title), who wanted a comfortable sports shirt. It was introduced into the fashion... Read More