You can tell a lot about a man from his choice in footwear, and when it comes to choosing shoes you will be hard-pressed to do much better than a sturdy pair of leather boots.
Boots are the most perfect example of men’s style fitting the three f’s. Leather boots are the most functional things you could wear on your feet (again, this excludes sport-specific technical items), are always purchased to fit extremely well, and they will look better and more fashionable the longer they’re worn. Continue reading “A Brief Guide to Men’s Style: A Good Pair of Boots” »
If you want to take the next step towards being the best man you can be, you need to stop being afraid of style.
I’m not about to say you need to get in touch your feminine side, or have to get a hard on shopping for shoes, none of that crap. But too many men are scared to the point of inaction from cultivating their own style.
When I talk about fear, I’m talking about:
- Fear of wasting money on something they will never wear.
- Fear of looking or feeling stupid.
- Fear of making a mistake, a lack of confidence.
As men do, we rationalize these fears, often to the point of absurdity. We hold on to shoes, holes worn through the sole, because they’re comfortable. Our single formal outfit no longer fits, but look at what great shape it’s in! Continue reading “A Brief Guide to Men’s Style: The Basics” »