be your own awesome | axe super bowl commercial

The super bowl this year brought a lot of things this year including some pretty sweet Batman v Superman commercials, a refreshingly good half time show and a surprisingly boring football game. But amidst all of that there was an Axe commercial that kind of changed the game of how men look cool. We don’t…

formal beach party wear | how to tie a half windsor knot

Sometimes it’s hard to find the balance between formal and casual when you’re expected to look nice at a casual location.  I just returned from a pretty incredible trip to Nassau, The Bahamas and got to attend a dinner on an island that couldn’t be reached except by boat.  My outfit that night is a…

how to pick your wedding band

It’s possible that this hasn’t made it to your radar yet.  Picking your wedding band really isn’t hard but it’s important to not go into it planning to just buy the first one that you think looks nice.  Put some thought into it, make some effort and show that you care.  After all, this is…

things you don’t think of | choosing your tie knot size

Ties have about as many different personalities as people which is good because it makes it that much easier to choose a tie and knot that suits you specifically. There are several factors including the color, pattern, thickness and knot. We’ll cover all of these eventually but today let’s focus on the knot. To keep…

drinking on the wedding day | 10 ways to do it right

  There’s all sorts of reasons to drink and whether the story ends with cheers or tears drinking with the guys is a tradition that will never grow old.  It’s hard to imagine a day that these moments have greater impact than on a wedding day.  This isn’t about getting drunk or stupid, it’s about…

your job on the wedding day | 5 ways to step up

Let’s get down to business.  The day is coming up and there are more things left to do than you probably realize.  There’s all sorts of ways we can get you to help out leading up to the wedding, but for now let’s talk about the day of.  You may have an amazing fiance who…

the casual tie for the casual guy | the hobo tie

  There are a couple different ways to choose your tie.  A lot of guys do what they’re told either by their fiance or the salesmen at the rental shop.  If you’re the more particular type then it’s possible you’ve already exhausted a number of hours searching though the unlimited options that exist online and…

Groomsmen Gift Ideas | tips for picking the perfect gifts

  The Groomsmen Gift; this is an area that I have seen attempted, completely forgotten, and knocked out of the park.  I want to help you be the guy who knocks it out of the park.  First off, this might not even be on your radar- it certainly wasn’t on mine.  Many of the topics I’ll be…

how to look good | Choosing Your Suit

  Okay guys it’s time to make some decisions.  Maybe you’ve had your hand in a few things at this point and helped out with the wedding planning here and there but this is the first decision that’s all yours.  Your suit. Now, you don’t have total freedom here; you’re still held to the restrictions…