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Formal wear


university

The debate over formal wear being made compulsory in all universities is contentious. Although the idea has been discussed several times, and people across the world argue that formal wear helps set a high academic standard, no rules have been put into place regarding formal wear at university – as of yet. Despite the convenience …

dress codes infographic

So the guys at Ties.com just put up an amazing infograhpic that sheds some light on formal dress codes. For newbies and experienced prepsters alike, this is an amazing resource as it makes it really easy to remember all the subtle differences. Have a look:

tuxedo and floral decoration

So you’re ready to do it, eh? You’re ready to take your girl down the aisle and put a ring on her finger. And you’re wondering what you should wear when all eyes are on you. If you’re not comfortable wearing a nonconformist wedding look (separate pants and jacket) but you don’t want a black …

old school gentleman

It only takes a second to look at the old poster on the left and notice how stylish he is. The white and yellow bow tie is matched with the white hat with the yellow ribbon. Style isn’t something new. Style was a way to distinguish true gentlemen from the average guy… and it STILL …

white shirt and black bow tie

I’ve recently had a reader ask a very interesting question. In case you didn’t know, I’m sharing my expertise for free here on the blog (so go ahead and ask me anything you want about men’s fashion and style). The question goes like this: Hello George, I’m attending a republican party dinner I will be …

me in a brown suit and a blue shirt

Well, I just drove back home from another wedding. It was really exciting to attend a 5-star wedding at a 5-star hotel, while the groom is a 5-star friend of mine. I had to look sharp – and I did. I’ll save the pictures for last but, for now,I’ll just tell you what I wore. …

If you’re the kind of guy who likes to dress stylishly when going out, you’ve probably asked yourself: “What can I wear at work?” The work environment is often stressful, exhausting and full of people focused on their daily tasks. You can’t just go ahead and wear the same clothes you would wear in a …

If you’re like me trying to build a business, you know how competitive things are. Nowadays everyone is a business expert. Every kid in the street can’t wait to give some business advice (and they think they’re clever too!) Whatever decisions you take in your business is up to you but what I’m going to …

If you think wearing business clothes is a surefire way of feeling uncomfortable 8 hours a day, think again. You’ve probably took style advice from your colleagues or boss who, most likely, don’t know the basics of fashion. One of the qualities that separate the winners from the losers is preparedness. As a businessman or …

OK, you got the interview! You know you’re great for this job, you know you’ll do great… All you have to do now is to make THEM see this. All you need are some great fitting clothes to show them you’re serious about your career. Initially you probably thought it’s best to overdress, so you …