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Five Ways to Wear One: The Chukka Boot

March 27, 2014
the chukka boot

The chukka boot is both classic and modern at the same time. Clarks has been making a staple version of the boot for years, and that style is practically the perfect template for a casual shoe.

The chukka boot can do even more than meets the eye, however — it can be dressed up or down just as ably as any other shoe, especially when worn with a dressier sole than the Clarks crepe sole.

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Five Easy Ways to Smoothly Step Up Your Style

March 13, 2014
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When you’re in the store and you try on something new, it just doesn’t feel right. It doesn’t feel like you. Sound familiar? Read on for a few alternative methods you can try which should make the transition easier.

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Caring For Your Clothes: Are you washing yours right?

February 27, 2014

We all know that high-end clothes are a sweet investment, but that investment will soon turn sour if you don’t practice proper clothing care.

Looking after your clothes doesn’t have to involve endless worry over confusing instructions or washing machines with a mind of their own. We’ll go through each item in your closet and give you some vital tips for making them last.

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Know The Rules Before Breaking Them: The Classic Suit, The Rules To Follow, & The Rules To Break

February 20, 2014

Once you have a good grasp of how things are traditionally fit and styled, you can then start to deviate a little, depending on your own personal style. Best of all, you’ll be doing this in an educated way (since you know what’s right and wrong, what’s acceptable and unacceptable).

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: Choosing A Versatile Suit and Wearing Each Piece Separately

January 30, 2014
versatile suit

How flexible is a suit, exactly? Is it really worth the investment, even if you’re not a guy who wears suits every day? How many days in a row can you wear one suit? How do you take a suit from formal to casual and back again, if necessary?

Let’s tackle each of these questions (that I asked myself, in my head) one at a time. This should help, in case you’ve ever wondered the same thing.

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