Casual Friday Office Politics: How Casual Can You Go?

Casual Fridays. A day that strikes both pleasure and fear into most employees’ well-suited hearts. There’s usually a no-nonsense dress code that is to be followed Monday-Thursday, but when it comes to Casual Friday, office dwellers are left to their own devices. Panic ensues. How casual is too casual? Can I wear gym gear? (The answer here is, of course, no – but we’ll get to that later). The word “casual” can be interpreted in many different ways. And let’s be honest, in some workplaces it is. But there are boundaries, people. No matter how much you were looking forward […]

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The Best Men’s Fashion Instagrammers

Hiding your penchant for glossy mags and scouring them for the latest fashion trends is a thing of the past with the handy technological advancement called Instagram. Thank god for Instagram. It’s given us pictures of brunch, selfies and the oft-abused hashtag, but what many men may not know is that there is a whole world of impeccably dressed ‘grammers out there taking impeccably filtered photos of outfits and accessories. You can stylestalk until your eyeballs dry out, all from the privacy of your smartphone – until you double-tap of course. So, closet fashionistas, here are the top ten impeccably […]

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The Office Suit: From Dreary to Dapper

For some, donning the tired, old office suit each morning has become akin to putting on that scratchy blazer or godawful skivvy of your school days, and may bring back horrible memories of canteen food and sweaty classrooms. But in this modern age, men have many options when it comes to corporate dressing, it just takes a little flair and inspiration to make dressing for work less of a tiresome bore and more of an accentuation of your personal brand. Pop that colour It’s so easy to fall into the habit of buying black suits and white shirts. Hey, it’s […]

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Tailor-Made Advice On Finding the Perfect Shirt

The perfect fitting shirt is a simple concept but, alas, some men get it very, very wrong. There are those with so much superfluous material they should just quit their day jobs and head towards any ship with a broken sail. Conversely, others find that the simple act of raising a morning coffee to the lips brings on a sweat. Both of these scenarios can be happily avoided. A good shirt should accentuate the positives of your body, not the negatives. It should outline the basics and keep the secrets hidden. All this from a humble shirt, you cry? It […]

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