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Man-Up Monday: Stylish Cuts

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Going to Gabby’s Barbershop is like traveling back in time for an hour—Big band jazz classics, pistachio green walls, beards long overdue and too much testosterone. This neighbourhood men’s salon has been in business since the mid-eighties in Belmont, one of Chicago’s hippest areas. You go in, write your name in the chalkboard and wait for your name to be …

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Top 5 shoes for the men in the office

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The five pairs below look good enough to catch some stares and they are INEXPENSIVE enough that they make the toes curl! 1. The Bees knees of Nordstrom (house brand shoes). John W. Nordstrom Adrian Oxford – $175.00  Made in Italy with a more traditional toe shape. Calibrate Brandon -$125 A true oxford with closed lacing 2.Hugo Boss and Cenerello …

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David Beckham; Super Bowl Ad

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Even if you don’t like football, almost every American watches the Super Bowl just to see the commercials that play during the breaks! Each and every company pulls out all the stops to have the most talked about Super Bowl Ad, but I have a feeling that H&M is going to win that contest this time around! This year, H&M …

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Men In Skirts

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Every so often, we see a daring and unconventional fashion statement from men! In the 1990’s Kurt Cobain would wear dresses on stage, and more recently big names such as Marc Jacobs and Kanye West have been seen spotting a rather feminine outfit. Remember women took the tuxedo jacket, boyfriend jeans, and blazers from the male sex and turned it …

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Man-Up Monday: Colonel Mustard

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According to November’s GQ, mustard is the color that all men should be sporting this winter. There’s nothing like a little bit of mustard on my lunch, as well as on my favorite plaid flannel. It’s an easy color to pair with quite anything, from greens to reds, even navy blues. Check out Damon Wayans Jr as he models the right way …

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Man-Up Monday: H&M nabs Robocop

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Everyone’s favorite ‘fast fashion’ retailer has nabbed the next biggest star in Hollywood, Joel Kinnaman in their newest fall campaign. If his name isn’t a house hold name yet, it will be come next summer when he stars in the new Robocop remake. The Swedish actor is best known in America for starring in the American remake of The Killing, but …

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Man-Up Monday: GQ X Gap

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  If you’re still trying to figure out what key pieces you need for your fall wardrobe, make sure to swing by the Gap to take a look at their new collection in collaboration with GQ and America’s newest menswear designers. The collection consists of classic pieces with a modern twist. Try on the wool-camo cargo pants and pair it …

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Emmy’s Fashion 2012

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The Emmy’s were held at the Nokia Theatre Live on Sunday September 23 in Los Angeles. The 40-year-old Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara wore a teal hand-beaded gown by Zuhair Murad, which featured a reverse-halter neckline and open back. She completes her look with more than 175 carats of Neil Lane diamonds. Taylor Swift isn’t the only one seeing red, …

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Man-Up Monday: David Beckham for H&M Part Deux

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After the success of the last David Beckham for H&M collabo, H&M has once again teamed up with the soccer star to bring more lounge wear to men everywhere. Even though we might not all look like ^ that when we put them on, at least we can lounge around like a star. To celebrate the up coming collection, H&M erected a bigger …

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Man-Up Monday: Breaking Bad Into Fall Trends

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If you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years then you probably haven’t heard of AMC’s hit show Breaking Bad. It’s about a 50-something high school chemistry teacher who starts working in the drug industry with one of his burnt out former students. If you don’t know of Jesse Pinkman, played by Aaron Paul, he’s the main …

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