Michael & Michael Salon Ad

Category Archives: Man-Up Monday


Best Sweatpants for Off-the-Couch

Posted by | No Comments

Sundays were always a day for the sweats. A pass from the restrains of office, casual, or whatever other good looking outfit permitted on the streets. Some guys take advantage of it and pairing them wrong, have created a big misconception for the item.  But now, designers like Alexander Wang, Band of Outsiders, Burberry Brit. , Thom Browne, and others are taking the …

Read more



Grammy’s Best Dressed Men

Posted by | No Comments

We had some pretty impressive moments on the carpet last night between the clever amazingness of Sia, the too-old-for-that Madonna, and the biggest pink dress you’ve ever seen surrounding Rihanna. But hey, let’s not forget about the men. I have to say I was pretty impressed. Amazing suits paired with cool shoes and sleek hairdos. Lets take a look at …

Read more



Patriots Win the Super Bowl!

Posted by | No Comments

Congrats Pats! You did it again. We have to appreciate a good game and applaud the opposing team for giving a very good match, however some of us might just be rooting for whatever team Tom Brady was on. In honour of the Patriot’s hottest player, we want to look back at some of his best style over the last …

Read more



Man-Up Monday: Jason Brown Goes Gold

Posted by | No Comments

Highland Park’s Jason Brown took home the gold from Sunday’s Senior National Men’s Figure Skating Championship.  He is the youngest man to ever win this title, and is also the youngest US men’s olympic singles skater since 1976.  While Brown took the title, Adam Rippon received silver and Josh Farris received bronze, completing the US Men’s Championship roster.  In an …

Read more



Man Up Monday: Best of Men's Fashion Week FW15

Man Up Monday: Best of Men’s Fashion Week FW15

Posted by | No Comments

This has been an amazing season for menswear along the runways of the fashion capitals. There seemed to be a great deal of courage in most collections, bringing a lot of accessories, prints and styles that have never been shown for menswear. There was a big influence of military-wear and a seventies comeback with flowers, texture and turtlenecks. Topman was …

Read more



Man-Up Monday: New Soles

Posted by | No Comments

Every man, whether they keep up with current trends or not, can agree that they have at least the three main types of men’s shoes in their wardrobe; a dress shoe, a sneaker and some type of boot.  What about all of the vast and unique styles in between? It has come to the attention of designers and retailers everywhere …

Read more



Best Dressed Men 2014

Posted by | No Comments

Let’s admit, 2014 was a great year for men, they might’ve accomplished even more stylish looks than women did.  Most of them did their best to overcome our expectations and so they did. Classic, modern, or cowboy, they wen’t all out to make us rethink our own looks. Here’s our recollection of 2014 best dressed men:



Man-up Monday: The “Man Bun”

Posted by | No Comments

If you’ve ever seen a male celebrity with long locks, such as Jared Leto or Chris Hemsworth, you have probably seen the epidemic that is sweeping across fashionable men everywhere.  From red carpets to running errands, a “man bun” is a classy way to hold back a guy’s hair and make a fashion statement at the same time.  The key …

Read more



Derrick Rose “I can’t breathe.”

Posted by | No Comments

What’s fashionable is all of us, including athletes with a social consciousness, in addition to just negotiating for multi million dollar contracts. We, and I assume, most Chicago Bull fans are proud of Derrick Rose for wearing a black T-shirt saying “I can’t breathe” (echoing the words of Eric Garner in his death in a chokehold by police) to warm …

Read more



Man Up Monday: GQ Men of the Year

Posted by | No Comments

On Thursday night, some of the most influential, funny and handsome men (and women) reunited in LA for GQ’s annual Men of the Year party. We might love them or hate them at times, but we have to admit, they made a hell of a good year this 2014. Chris Pratt, Steve Carell, Michael Sam, Dave Chappelle, Woodley and Elgort each got their own …

Read more