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Summer Wedding Survival Guide for the King Size Man

Just as you think you can put that suit and tie away for the summer, you get that invitation in the mail.  It’s wedding...

To Pleat or Not to Pleat: The Large Man’s Guide

To me, finding pants that fit and actually look good, let alone great, are an enigma wrapped in a mystery. Standing before a Great...

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Fall Trends in Menswear

Top trends this season offer us guys the chance to dress both stylishly and comfortably. Fall 2014 menswear offers a broad range of muted...

Jacket Required…but which one??

The blazer, sport coat and suit jacket are all necessary staples in a man’s wardrobe. Their individual importance may simply vary with the current...

Date Night in Chicago: Three Approaches to The Great First Date

There’s no real secret code to the great first date. It’s equal parts chemistry, interest, and sheer luck. Since you can’t control chemistry or...

Quick Tips for Self Measurement

One of the great things about the internet is that if you’re willing to spend the time searching for something, you can almost always...

It’s Football Season: Gear Up with the Right Gear!

So your favorite receiver got traded and you’re debating on which player’s name you want on the back of that jersey this season. While...

Three types of shoes every guy needs in his closet

If you’re like a lot of guys, you’re probably a minimalist when it comes to your wardrobe options. You might work in an office,...