How to iron a dress shirt in 5 steps

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Guide to ironing a dress shirt

No one actually likes to iron, but there are garments that really must be ironed before being worn. The dress shirt is surely one of them, wearing an expensive, fine shirt is completely worthless if it is full of creases.

So, given that ironing a shirt is compulsory (except for special no iron shirts), it is necessary to learn how to do it properly. Read this guide and practice as much as you can until you became a master of ironing!

Ironing essential tools:

  • The iron – Invest in a good quality high-heat iron, whether it’s a travel sized or not. It is also useful to have a steam iron, it will take you half the time and the outcome will be better.
  • The board – Do not undervalue the importance of the ironing board, the wrong support is really bad for the posture and it will make the work more difficult and even dangerous. Choose carefully the board that’s confortable to you, the adjustable high boards are the best ones.
  • Starch spray: Not necessary but useful, use it on the shirt before ironing.
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Men’s Autumn/Winter Footwear – A guide to men’s boots

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The best men’s boots to wear in town in winter

Given that there are men’s boots for all seasons, occasions and purposes, it is quite surprising that most men don’t wear them so often. Actually, the fact that they are stylistically between the dress shoes and the sport footwear, make them a very easy and right choice for many occasions and styles.

(Read also: “7 footwear styles that every man should own“)

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The Color Trends – Fall/Winter 2016

An inspirational gallery focused on this season’s must-wear shades

We love the quote “Keep it classic“. That’s why when we’ve decided to focus on this year’s fall/winter color trends, we chose to exclude all vibrant and fluo colors and to represent the classiest shades under a different light, selecting the ones we love most. Sure is you’ll never go wrong as long as you follow these advices.

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Matte Black

Simply classic, black is the evergreen color of the cold season. The F/W16 fashion dictates a very elegant matte black, never excessive, always sophisticated. We suggest to try the total black at some special and very refined occasions.

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Deep Blue

Summer is gone but we still think about its vibrant and sparkling sea. Bring with you the memories of the past holidays along winter by wearing a very deep blue shade. Blue is always classic but less ordinary than black, match it with an unusual color if you want to be more original.

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Guide to men’s scarf – 5 stylish ways to tie a scarf

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A SCARF TO ENHANCE EACH LOOK

Winter is coming, so don’t get caught unprepared! Choose a men’s scarf and learn how to wear it because – apart from keeping you warm – it is a truly stylish accessory!

In fact, if tied properly, the scarf surely enhances a man’s outfit. There are many classic ways to wear a men’s scarf so, in order to match the perfect one to your styles and outfits, here is a simple guide to help you know each one of them.

In many cases a scarf gives a final touch to an outfit. But you have to experiment and try the different ways of wearing a men’s scarf and find the way that suits you the best. It is a very personal matter, and what suits one man will not necessary suit another. A scarf is like a neck-tie, and the way you tie it is part of your personality.

So have a look at this simple guide and find your favorite one!

 

5 STYLISH WAYS TO TIE A MEN’S SCARF

Tightly tied around the neck,  leaning on the shoulders, or hidden under the jacket: some practical tips to wear the most classic accessory of the season

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1. The Once Around

The most classic way, easy and casual. You can wear a scarf this way over a classic jacket in winter or over a shirt during warmer seasons. It will protect your neck from cool breeze but it is not the most warm solution. No doubts the result will always be fashionable!

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The best Chukka Boots styles for men

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Chukka boots are what every man needs at his feet during the fall/winter season. Warm and very comfortable, they are the best solution for those looking for a casual but not too sporty style. Here in this post we suggest some of the best Chukka Boots styles for men for your personal fall/winter inspiration.

Chukka boots guide

When we talk about Chukkas, we actually mean some different types of casual shoes. So, first of all we must clear up the difference between Chukka boots and Desert boots. In general Chukka Boot is the common name for ankle-lenght laced shoes, usually made in suede or calf leather, that became popular after the Duke of Windsor wore them in U.S. in 1924.

Desert Boots styles

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Among this shoe’s category, we also find the most casual ones, the Desert boots, that have reached great success thanks to the well-known Clarks model. They are less structured and usually have a rubber sole, discover our collection of Wally Walker Desert Boots here.

Wear Desert boots everyday with a casual denim or chino pants, but don’t hesitate to match them with more elegant trousers if you like a more personal style (or feel free to experiment with patterned and colorful socks!).

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What to wear to a house party

When it comes to decide what to wear to a house party, you must be really careful on the outfit you choose, the slip-up is just around the corner! Whether you will be with well-known longtime friends, whether you are going to meet new people, you probably want to impress in a good way, without looking untidy or flashy.

But dressing for parties is not a definite science, of course it depends on the party occasion, on the context and on the people around you.

Considering an average style party at home, here is a dress code brief guide on what to wear to be impeccable without any effort.

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7 footwear styles that every man should own

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Introduction

Shoes are the real basis of a perfect look. The shoe is always an important part of the male image, both for formal and working outfits, both for casual ones. Every occasion has its perfect shoe, it is absolutely wrong to wear the same shoe in different places and at different moments of the day. So, here is a list of the 7 styles of shoes that every man should have in his closet.

 

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