A new look and feel for EG + 5&B updates

April 3, 2011

You might have noticed things look a little different around here.

Over the weekend I was able to make a lot of the site changes I’ve been planning for a while now. Between writing for EG and my BC.com and all the freelancing I do, it was hard finding time to do this update.

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The work you need to do before the real work begins

March 31, 2011

As some of you on Twitter may know, last Monday was officially my first day of complete self-employment. I left my 9-5 last week to pursue things that are monumentally more important to me. Things like writing for EG and for barroncuadro.com, helping more clients, and of course building Fifth&Brannan with Katie.

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Back to Basics: The Art of The Tuck

March 28, 2011

This is part three of a three-part series called Back to Basics. Part three is about deciding which shirts should be tucked in, and what you can get away leaving untucked.

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Introducing: The Effortless Body

March 24, 2011

Welcome peeps, to a new segment here on The Effortless Gent. We’ll call it EB, or The Effortless Body. Clever, right?

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How to wear a pocket square

March 21, 2011

The pocket square is the ultimate accessory. It provides the extra punch you need in an outfit, and it’s actually useful if you spill or need to clean yourself up after a street brawl. Here are some basic ways to fold and place a pocket square in your suit jacket’s pocket.

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