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Why wearing a hoodie doesn’t define you

Hoodies have a bit of a reputation don’t they.  In fact the term ‘hoodie’ is now used by the media to refer to a section of society.  In effect they use the term to talk about teenagers, anti-social teenagers and gang members.  So much so that some rather large shopping […]

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The Rutland Hotel Edinburgh Review

Edinburgh is undoubtedly one of the worlds most tourist centric cities.  People visit seeking tartan, castles, ghost stories and all the romance associated with Scotlands past.  Now, there’s nothing wrong with all of that, and if that floats your boat, then you very well catered for in Edinburgh.  If like me though, […]

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Is it ok for guys to not like sports?

Before I even go any further with this article, I want to say of course it is.  Masculinity doesn’t come with a determined list of things that you should or shouldn’t like.   For some reason though, there is a huge amount of pressure for guys feel pressure to conform to […]

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Introducing the BOOM Watches bespoke watch styling service

They gave us Noma – the globally renowned two-Michelin-star restaurant run by chef René Redzepi in Copenhagen. They gave us hygge, The Killing and numerous stylish menswear brands. In his book Scandinavian Design, Mr Peter Fiell notes that “the marriage of beautiful organic forms with everyday functionality is one of […]

Test driving the new Seat Ibiza in Barcelona

The Seat Ibiza has long been one of my favourite little cars.  In fact I bought myself one a couple of years ago and loved it. I opted for the FR Black due to it’s styling, it was all black inside and out with just a little red detailing around the […]

The Everyday Interview with Illustrator Jack Hughes

The sought-after work of London-based illustrator Jack Hughes is a master class in visualizing the contemporary man with exquisite nods to previous golden eras of style. Sharp, elegant and refined, it’s no surprise his client list includes Montblanc, Esquire, Adidas, Mr Porter, The Macallan, Vogue, L’Officiel Hommes, Christie’s, Harrods and […]