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Haircut and Styling

Posted on August 31st, 2011 by admin

Men need their hair trimmed approximately every 4  weeks. Don’t hold on to an outdated look.  Ask your stylist for an updated haircut and style.  If your stylist does not have new recommendations, you can try a different salon.  A great way to find a new stylist is  to ask other well groomed guys.  Experienced

Looking Sharp This Festive Season…

Posted on December 3rd, 2010 by admin

With the holidays abuzz, Christmas, Hanukah and Kwanza parties, formal corporate dinners, fundraisers and more……., here is how to look sharp and stand out from the crowd.  The norm for men is to rent a tux for the occasion.  However, I have found, investing in a good fitting tux is the optimal choice. The reasons

Personal Aesthetics

Posted on October 24th, 2010 by admin

Personal aesthetics have substantially risen in business stature. Even in this day and age of business casual, nothing contributes more to the profile of confidence than a strong personal polished image. Interestingly, Donald Trump in the current run of the Apprentice mentioned that previously ties had become optional even for the Wall Street guys but

How to Tie an Ascot Knot

Posted on October 24th, 2010 by admin

Ascots invoke images of old Hollywood and a royal day at the races. This hybrid of a tie and scarf is a rare sight these days, one that will surely bring attention to the man who dares to wear it. It makes the wearer look fashion forward with a retro classic look. Instructions: 1. Pull

The Modern Tips of Wearing an Ascot:

Posted on October 24th, 2010 by admin

1. Pair an Ascot with a tux for unique formal look to a formal reception or wear it under a button-down shirt and a blazer or sports coat for a dressier look for night out or a date. 2. Contrast colors. Pair lighter-colored ascot with dark shirt, and dark colored ascot with a light shirt

The Return of the Ascot Tie

Posted on October 24th, 2010 by admin

The Ascot tie is back in fashion as evidenced by many celebrities forgoing the usual tie for an ascot.  Some of the most notable ones include George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Jamie Foxx and David Beckham.  I did a little research on the history about the ascot – it is quite interesting.  Here is a little

Clothes Speak!

Posted on October 24th, 2010 by admin

IMAGE is defined as a mental conception of a person or organization. What do your clothes and how you dress say about you? Your look can say you are confident, sloppy, lazy, unfocused, sophiscated, superior, polished, detail oriented, and so much more.  Your cloths and your “look” speak volumes to others. “Image” is the way