Archive

March 2014

Spring Sport Style

There's something about spring that gives us a much-needed energy boost. And fashion brands have taken note providing an athletic edge to their spring/summer 2014 collections. Naturally the catwalk displayed items that were beyond what we'd realistically wear, however it has affected the things you can buy.   The key is finding the right balance between smart and casual making sure that you'll always be comfortable. Wearing something right will make sure you look and feel ace – think a bomber jacket over a nice, clean tee or something simple... Read More

Men’s Big Fashion Trends for 2014: Block Stripes

It’s no surprise that stripes are trending this spring/summer again as they have cemented their place within the modern man’s warm-weather wardrobe. This year’s stripe trend takes a slightly different approach to stripes: they’re bigger, bolder and come in block form. Block stripes were prevalent across all the major fashion weeks, with designers choosing to apply them in a variety of different ways, colours and sizes. Giorgina Waltier, Retail Editor of GQ, stated that stripes are a “menswear staple” and GQ Creative Director Jim Moore added to this by saying:... Read More

Get it Right in Spring

We don’t want to bang on about the weather but this year seems to be the most volatile it’s been for a while! One minute it’s lovely and sunny, the next it’s bouncing it down and blowing a gale! The transitional periods of spring and autumn call for constant wardrobe switch arounds. Morning temperatures struggle to crawl to above four degrees centigrade, which calls for your thick jacket. But this is redundant once you’ve popped out for lunch because the sun has decided to wake up. This kind of weather... Read More

Hawaii Five-O

The Hawaiian shirt has had somewhat of a knock these past couple of years as it was regarded as a novelty item for spring/summer wardrobes. However the steamy, sexy and tropical prints are making a comeback this year in menswear. And we love it!   The eye-catching Hawaiian prints are on T-shirts, shorts, underwear and, of course, shirts. It's a fun trend. And when worn with appropriately understated clothing elsewhere, a printed shirt is a nice way to bring some life to your look.   Check out these Hawaiian offerings... Read More

Top Menswear Tips: Denim

Certain elements of our wardrobe are often overlooked or neglected. Those reliable items that we reach for day in and day out are often not given much consideration. Men's jeans are one of these. Over the past few years there have been subtle changes to denim which may have gone unnoticed but a small tweak to your wardrobe can bring you right back up to date.    Trying out a new wash, fit or even brand can add a new dimension to your personal style, ensuring your wardrobe doesn't become... Read More