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Dating back 10,000 years, we saw the first signs of the shoe which were sandals created by the ancient Greeks to protect the foot from hot sands, rugged stones and rough terrain. Sandals were originally made from plaited hemp and papyrus. Which in turn evolved amongst... read more

The Mid-season sale is the Monopoly equivalent of landing on Free Parking. It's that unexpected bonus that only comes around once in blue moon. A bit like having sex with a girl that is way out of your league, but she's on the rebound and you just happen to be... read more

As the teaser poster for Spectre was released this week, sales for dark charcoal turtle neck polo's complete with cognac leather shoulder holsters went through the roof. The look was a clear nod towards Roger Moore's black mock roll-up sweater that empowered... read more

It’s never been so cool to wear spectacles than right now in 2015. Think Idris Elba, Jon Hamm, Johnny Depp and Ryan Gosling – and did you know that Tinie Tempah doesn’t actually need to wear eyeglasses? With this in mind, here are some eyewear brands... read more

As wardrobes are built each season or year, the investment in outerwear is inevitable and unavoidable in a climate that can best be described as unpredictable. Over the last few years, the humble raincoat has undergone an evolution from the tacky... read more

Whatever you do, don’t fall for “I’m not bothered about Valentine’s Day, you don’t need to get me anything.” Because, that is one humongous lie. It actually means “I’m not going to just tell you what I want, I want you to surprise me.” A good rule to go by... read more

Men are becoming increasingly conscious of their appearance and have begun to understand the importance of being style-wise. This list of male wardrobe essentials isn’t a very long one. However, it should constitute certain key pieces that are timeless... read more

It’s that time of season again, where the weather has turned for the worse and it's time to purchase the right footwear to get you through it, and as we all know, one pair of boots will not do. There's certain types of boots for all particular outfits and occasions... read more

People are becoming increasingly better at using technology in their day to day lives, and with this comes the need to carry it all around with them. The technology boom has brought about amazing products from smartphones through to virtual reality... read more

Ever wondered what it might be like to be a billionaire, where you no longer look at the price tag when clothes shopping? You simply buy what you like and money is merely an afterthought of “mmm I wonder how much I paid for this.” Well, even if you are... read more

We all have one pair of shoes that we’ve worn to death, be it the pair of trainers that go with everything or the brown suede’s that fit like a glove. But there’s more to shoes for men than having a signature pair. Any stylish gent will know that having... read more

Christmas has come early with the launch of the Urban Outfitters sale today. Available instore and online, there’s up to 50% off thousands of lines. There’s discounts off your favourite Menswear brands, including Obey, Nike, Fred Perry, Cheap Monday and... read more