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In this category you will find all advices to choose your clothes (a white shirt for example) and accessories, to know how to wear some high-tops sneakers, to match some accessories to your outfit and learn how to take care of all that. You will also find advices to get a better look and dress for such or such occasion (a wedding, a baptism, a party, during summer, winter, etc.) You can use the “Type” filter to see the advices according to what you are looking for.

How to dress for a baptism, for a communion

le Saturday 17 August 2013byRomano as "the garagerocker"

Summer is usually a period of the year when you receive invitations to all celebrations like baptisms, communions, bar mitzvah… and every time, a question necessarily comes: “what am I going to wear for this party, halfway between formal and informal?” In doubt, know that better being dressed too elegantly than the contrary. No one… Read more

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How to wash canvas sneakers?

le Wednesday 17 July 2013byJoe the "tire-remover"

A pair of canvas sneakers is always nice when it is new, but quickly get dirty as you wear it. Fortunately, this type of shoes can be washed in most of the cases, to get them back like new. Proof here: two examples I have illustrated below. For that, I’ve experienced the manual method and… Read more

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How to dress when you are tall

le Thursday 27 June 2013byRomano as "the garagerocker"

This may be source of interest if you’re taller than 6.4 ft or a UK13 size (or more). Jackets and shirts sleeves, trousers legs you find in stores are way to short for you, then you try some XXL, then shoulders does not fit well, and trousers look like baggies! Well ok, you can easily… Read more

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How to dress when you are short

le Friday 14 June 2013byJoe the "tire-remover"

Ready-to-wear really started developing after World War II. To produce clothing in higher quantities, sizes start to get standard then. They were defined thanks to measurement studies. In a general meaning they were representative of the population though not including all specificities. Short people could have difficulties finding 28 trousers, XS tops or UK 5… Read more

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How to wear chinos?

le Tuesday 04 June 2013byRomano as "the garagerocker"

As the weather is getting warmer, Spring is the ideal period of the year when you take lighter clothes out of your closet. Chinos are a perfect incarnation of what you are going to wear once the temperatures will get higher. They are lighter than jeans, more comfortable, and they allow more color possibilities, so… Read more

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How not to crease shirts into your luggage

le Thursday 21 March 2013byJoe the "tire-remover"

You may have already experienced it when travelling. You scrupulously ironed, folded and packed your shirts into your suitcase before leaving, and everything was creased when you arrived! My advice: protect them by using a cardboard (rigid enough), put the shirt into it then place it in the middle of the suitcase stucked between the… Read more

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Differences between mechanical or quartz watches

le Wednesday 23 January 2013byTraz "the doc"

You can choose a watch according to various features: style, special functions, but you can’t deny the movement remains a key one to consider for any watch amateur. Two main movement types exists: mchanical and quartz. Here are few explanations about those: Mechanical Watches: Watch: Movado Datron automatic A mechanical watch movement is exclusively assured… Read more

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Pea jacket: 3 outfits ideas

le Tuesday 15 January 2013byJoe the "tire-remover"

We lastly provided advices about how to choose a peacoat, the following had to explain how to wear it. In this last article of our peacoat series, we wished to show how such a menswear classic can be worn for many occasions, matching different styles for both formal and more relaxed use. We’ve chosen three… Read more

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How to clean a felt hat?

le Thursday 03 January 2013byRomano as "the garagerocker"

Once the winter has come I have taken my felt hat out of the closet. It was quite damaged from last season and did not appreciate much to fall on the floor during a concert in april. It was dirty and dented. This drama lead me to buy my first hat brush. And if it… Read more

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How to choose your first pair of formal shoes

le Tuesday 23 October 2012byRomano as "the garagerocker"

You could wear sneakers your whole life but one day comes and the question of getting your first pair of formal shoes can’t be avoided: an interview, an internship, a new job… This choice is even harder considering the fact that you don’t planned any budget for that, and a first pair of formal shoes… Read more

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