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Men’s Fashion Advice: Early hot trends for the summer

Summer time is around the corner and once again a change of clothing style to fit the weather and general mood associated with the period is necessary. The warmth of the season provides people with a lot of flexibility in selecting outfits and most people take advantage of this warmth to dress with the least amount of clothing items possible. To help the fashion conscious or the average man dress fashionably during summer, a tip on the hottest clothing items and what accessories they should be paired with will be provided.


When going for footwear, sandals, open- toe shoes and flip flops should be the preferred choice. These footwear provide you with the necessary comfort and air circulation needed, they are one in varying orders depending on the occasion. For business purposes, scandals and open shoes are the preferred footwear because they provide you with a formal look while providing your feet with good air circulation. Informal activities such as block parties require the use of scandals while a visit to the beach should be done in your flip flops to avoid accumulating sand on your feet.

Pants and Jeans

The popularity of jeans has made it the attire for all seasons, summer jeans should be chosen with care and the details you should focus on are the cut, colour, design and fit of the jeans on your body. The cuts adequate for the warmth of the season are usually three-quarter cut which are jeans that stop at your knees or jean shorts. Making a choice from the two mentioned above depends on your height and how well built your legs are. Light traditional full length jeans can also be one during summer but one should avoid dark colours. The versatility of items that you can be worn with your jeans makes it a valuable clothing item, scandals, shoes and flip flops look perfect when combined with a good pair of jeans. The cut of a jeans also speaks volumes so always pick the right cut for the look you want to project to others, if you want a mature look a slim fit straight-legged jeans would be perfect for you while for a teenage look that signifies street credibility a baggy jeans should be your choice.


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Men’s Fashion Spotlight: Ed Hardy Swimwear

I have always thought of the designs of Ed Hardy when it came to t-shirts, watches, and leather jackets, but with this year’s move towards color and graphic prints for Spring and Summer, his unique designs are a perfect option for men’s swimwear. The intricately vibrant details that Christian Audigier puts in his tattoos are well translated into his line of swim trunks.

The swimwear is designed with a fly front closure, a rear pocket with a Velcro closure, and fabricated out of 100% polyester with no inner lining that will be smooth against the skin and dry quickly. These particular swim trunks are a longer length, board-short style, but Ed Hardy also makes a line of slimmer fitting spandex swimwear with the same great graphic designs. It’s just a matter of taste.


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Men’s Fashion Advice: Hats for the summer

Alright, so you have your jeans, your shirt, and maybe your socks and shoes. Everything you need, right? Maybe if you only strive to be the background passerby in the next photo shoot coming to a street corner near you. Now, if you want to turn your white canvas self into a statement, you’re going to need to add some finishing touches to put the “you” in “unique.” Two undeniable trend setters? The hat, and the watch.

From a practicality standpoint, both items serve you a great deal – shading your eyes, containing a wild hair day, and keeping time (or letting time get away, whichever you can manage). But each piece adds a bit of mystery and indicates there’s more to the man than what’s seen at first glance. Besides hiding your eyes from sun, hats like fedoras add mystery with a downward tilt or a relaxed tone when in an upward direction like Frank Sinatra. When your face is the focal point of your personality, make sure it receives the attention it deserves by accentuating it with a hat. No need to be bright, but a speck of color, such as a pin or feather, can do wonders in turning glances from casual to desirable.

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Men’s Fashion Spotlight: Golf Clothing from Bogner

Started in Munich in 1932 by Willy and Maria Bogner, the globally known sportswear brand has since been passed down to their son Willy Jr. and his wife Sonia. The initial clothing line that was developed was ski wear, being that Willy Sr. was an accomplished cross-country and ski jumper in his own right. Their brand of sporty casual wear has now evolved into Bogner Sport, which encompasses clothing for golf, wellness, and resort wear. They even have developed the younger brands of “Bogner Fire+Ice and Bogner Kids” for you to be able to outfit the whole family.


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Men’s Fashion Review: Sette Regal Navy Necktie

Designer Robert Jensen, who has been a crafter of luxury neckwear for more than 30 years, paired up with company Founder Peter Watkins to form Sette. The name “Sette” is actually derived from the Italian word meaning “seven”. They recently sent me one of their fine ties to review.

Each Sette necktie is a limited edition and is handmade. The Pure Collection has only seven of its kind made and the Classic Collection allows only twenty-one of the same necktie to be created. Sette has access to the finest silk weavers in the world and each tie is hand crafted in Como Italy, each with individual numbering.


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Men’s Fashion Advice: Look Fantastic in Hugo Boss Designer Clothes

Hugo Boss designer clothes offer stylish men a wealth of opportunities for looking and feeling great. The Hugo Boss collection changes each year to be up-to-date with the latest fashion trends. Men can feel confident knowing that they are wearing clothing that is considered top-of-the-line in the fashion world. Whether looking for a casual outfit for a weekend, sports wear or professional attire, men’s Hugo Boss designer clothes have something for everyone.


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