Introduction It’s no surprise that when spring/summer comes around, the penchant for colour and print in menswear becomes much more popular and acceptable – 2013 is no exception. Although last year brighter tones became widespread, due to coloured chinos being worn by many men, this year the industry seems to be going a step further,

Trend Detailing: Contrast Sleeves

Wednesday, 26 June 2013 by

Introduction As a style-conscious gent, you will be well aware of the trend-led nature of the fashion industry. Each season designers pedal ‘new’ key pieces and specific looks that go on to influence what is stocked at high street retailers and, ultimately, what we wear (within reason). Although the importance of a versatile, classic capsule

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Wednesday, 06 February 2013 by

A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I enjoy with my whole heart. I am alone, and feel the charm of existence in this spot, which was created for the bliss of souls like mine.

I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream; and, as I lie close to the earth, a thousand unknown plants are noticed by me: when I hear the buzz of the little world among the stalks, and grow familiar with the countless indescribable forms of the insects and flies, then I feel the presence of the Almighty, who formed us in his own image.

Men’s SS13 Fashion Trend: Safari

Wednesday, 06 February 2013 by

Introduction Although the runways, lookbooks and shop frontages have been pushing vivid patterns and bold colours for SS13, it is obvious that wild prints and colourful hues are not for everyone. So what is the sartorially-conscious man who prefers his tones more subtle and his styling more neutral to do this season? Thankfully, there’s an upcoming