The Humble Handkerchief

The Humble Handkerchief

The handkerchief is undervalued one of the most undervalued men’s accessory, and should not be confused with the silk pocket square. A Hanky should be added to the pocket of every outfit. Blowing ones nose might be the most obvious choice, but it’s not the only option, as you’ll see. Your handkerchief should be made…

Caring For Your Shoes

Caring For Your Shoes

If you have invested in your shoe collection now all you need to do is look after them. Shoes, like suits, should not be worn consecutively for more than one day; this is to allow them to dry out and the leather to rest. This article covers polishing, storage, shoe trees, shoe horns and repairs to…

Classic Shoe Styles

Classic Shoe Styles

Shoes should be seen as an investment, if you look after them they will last for years (see our shoe care guide), when they wear out you can send them back to the factory and they will come back as good as new. It’s a far better deal than buying from some online retailers that…

Wet Shaving – The Basics

Wet Shaving – The Basics

There are few things in life that one can do everyday to make themselves feel like a king at such good value than wet shaving. A wet shave is an art form that seems to have been lost amongst men born after the 50’s, though new brands like Harry’s are targeting millennials with success. The…

A Gents Guide to Travel Attire

A Gents Guide to Travel Attire

Recently I’ve been fortunate enough to travel with a variety of different people covering a range of ages and generational norms. These insights have put me on a bit of a personal quest. Whilst we Brits aren’t currently held in high esteem for of travel dress, it seems that once upon at time we had…