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Young Man wearing a fedora

We’ve discussed a lot about accessories and how they can amplify attraction. It’s time to put the spotlight on one of the best men’s accessories: hats. Saying you don’t look good in a hat is like saying you don’t look good in shoes! – anonymous Before you say to yourself Nah, I’m not wearing one …

purple and black socks

photo: gq.com There are a TON of things to try to upgrade your style – we spoke a lot about them. But there are a few “unconventional” ways to stand out that are actually… kind of fun. One of those secrets is to wear colored socks. Hold on there! If you’ve just raised your eyebrow, …

dark brown mens bag

There has been a lot of talk these days about men’s bags and whether they should be a part of a man’s arsenal of accessories. So much so that I had more than a few readers ask me to write an article about it. No doubt that everyone wants to know if they should get …

vintage leather belt

OK, so you’ve got it all down: the perfect fitting clothes, the right color combinations and a great pair of shoes. You’re going out and you want to look your best. While there are at least a dozen accessories you could wear (all of which are being covered in my book), there is one in …

Breitling watch

One of the never ending quests here at Be Stylish is finding that little style item that makes all the difference. Most of the times, that item is a small accessory that brings a drop of color in an otherwise dull outfit. But what kind of accessory can make us men stand out in a …

rolex watch

Clothing is an industry. There are literally thousands of clothing and accessories stores that are competing for our attention. Some of them are expensive and some of them are not (I discussed 10 great brands here so I won’t cover it here again) but there are others who aren’t so.. reputable. Counterfeit clothes and accessories …

Ties are a great way to stand out, whether in casual or formal situations. They’re probably the most well known accessory for men. Confession: the simple fact of wearing a tie horrified me. I wanted nowhere near them. I didn’t see the point of wearing them and the simple fact that I had to tie …

man wearing a blue striped scarf

Scarves are one of those things that can turn an ordinary outfit into a really cool one. It’s worth pointing out that, if you pick your scarf right, you can wear it with both suits and casual outfits. This is great because a flexible item of clothing can be worn with multiple outfits, to create …

photo: hatsinthebelfry.com British people are known for cricket, tea and HM The Queen. But in this article we will discuss another thing that they should be better known for: fashion. It’s about the pork pie hat, a statement of bon vivant in the British Victorian society. The somewhat funny name comes from the resemblance with …

weird piercing

Even since the dawn of time, piercing has been practiced in many cultures . Nose, ear, lip, tongue and genital piercings have a long tradition with Karen and Indian people, African tribes and Australian aborigines. In the west, it wasn’t popular until the 50’s – 60’s, but now it’s an industry. In the next article …