Bracelets: Yea or Nay? (Plus a chance to win a few of your own)

July 17, 2014
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In addition to my watch, I usually wear simple meditation beads (similar to these) that were given to me last year at this same conference. I like wearing stuff on my wrists. No particular reason, other than to add a bit of color, display a touch of personal style, and most of all, keep my watch company.

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4 Ways to Break Out of a Style Rut

July 10, 2014
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I started to realize that it’s pretty easy to get into a rut when you’re just shopping in your comfort zone.

You think of yourself a certain way, you think your friends perceive you a certain way, and you dress the part. It ends up becoming a self-fulfilling prophesy.

So how do you break out of that rut?

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The Bonobos Sweepstakes Winner, A Style Hack, A Few Announcements, And A Request

July 3, 2014

The $1500 Bonobos Wardrobe sweepstakes was our biggest giveaway, pretty much ever. Special thanks to the folks at Bonobos for running that with me.

As always, I hate having only one winner, and I always feel bad I can’t give something to everyone, but I guess that’s the nature of these things. You can blame the folks at Bonobos this time around, since I wasn’t the one to choose :)

Anyway, the winner of the sweepstakes is…

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Five Ways to Wear One: The Short-Sleeve Button-Down Shirt

June 26, 2014
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Although a well-fitting polo shirt is a classic style move that’ll keep you cool and appropriately dressed wherever you go, it’s always wise to keep a few different warm-weather style moves in your arsenal.

Particularly in recent months, short-sleeve shirts are being trumpeted for having made a return to the forefront of the #menswear game.

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Want A Brand New Wardrobe? We’re Giving One Away

June 22, 2014

EG’s Summer Of Awesome Giveaways is off to a good start. I warned you this next one was gonna be big!

Super excited to bring you this sweepstakes giveaway today. Bonobos is offering all Effortless Gent readers the chance to win a $1500 shopping spree.

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