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How to Iron a Dress Shirt
There is such a thing as a set of basic skills every independent man should master, and how to iron a shirt is one of them. Unless, of course, you would like to call your mom or spend a small fortune on dry cleaning services every time you need your work shirt looking good. Ironing a dress shirt...

How to Properly Wear a Hat

Guide to Hats
There used to be a day when a man wouldn’t leave the house without his hat. It was just something that was always part of his outfit. The style of hat changed throughout the year, but warm or cold, a man would always have his stylish yet practical hat.
Guide to Cigars
Few things are related to pure manliness than smoking a cigar. Unfortunately, many men also don’t appreciate the art and subtleties that go into a good cigar. They just fire one up and puff away. But to each his own. There are several reasons and steps to take to ensure...

The Bow Tie Guide

How to Properly Tie a Bow Tie
The notorious bow tie. Feared by some and adored by others. Men generally fall in one camp or the other. And most don’t have anything against the bow tie. Some think it’s gimmicky or only for the most formal of occasions, but most of the hate it generates is out of unfamiliarity. The men who do rock them know how stylish...
How to Drink and Taste Tequila
“Arriba, abajo, al centro y adentro”. We have all heard – and probably chanted – these words prior to taking tequila shots. For the majority of non-Mexicans who don’t necessarily know the best way to drink tequila, the ritual is as follows: first goes the salt, in order to open your gustatory papillae...
How to Properly Clean Leather
One of the biggest pros of leather is its versatility: leather can be used to make anything from clothes to furniture and ornaments. Wallets, couches, purses, shoes, and jackets made of leather are not only beautiful and elegant but durable and very comfortable. However, to get the most of its lifespan (or even optimize it), it is important to keep in mind that...

The Guide to Bikes

The Guide to Bikes
Many of us have fond memories of our riding a bicycle during our childhood. Cycling is one of the simplest, most accessible forms of transportation humans have ever made. “Riding a bike” isn’t a part of countless idioms and metaphors for no reason. Almost everyone can relate to it. But as we grow older,...
Shrink Clothes to Perfect Size
We all have at least one or two oversize t-shirts in our wardrobe (most likely a Christmas gift) that we’ve wondered what to do with. They are brand new and too good-looking to be turned into cleaning rags; sending them to the seamstress for a customized adjustment can be a rather expensive mission; and although you are all for...
Men's Guide to Fragrances
One thing that both distinguishes and unites all my past girlfriends is the way they smelled. I remember Amy for her humble yet powerful lavender Eau de Toilette, Suzi for her coconut scented body cream, Alisa for her determined D&G Rosa Excelsa. Before having put a face, a personality, and memories to each scent, those were just regular smells....
How to Prepare Your Lunch for Work
The dreaded meal prep concept. So many reasons to just go out for lunch every day. You don’t know how to cook, it takes too much time to prep all those meals, you don’t want the same thing for lunch each and every day, etcetera, etcetera. These excuses may be valid, but with a little bit of time and...