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Monochrome styling for men in Cape Town

My Monochrome Moment   While recently in Cape Town for SA Menswear Week, I was in somewhat of a Monochrome mood. Well, that, and I had this killer River Island sleeveless, three-quarter length coat that I was just itching to take on a little walk about.   This coat, perfect for summer, had my name […]

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MENS WEAR TRENDS AW16

Trends for Autumn Winter 2016 from the Fashion Weeks of the World   Fashion Weeks from around the world can be somewhat overwhelming with style in general, and trends in particular, being defined for an upcoming season. Inspiration overload is bound to grab you from all sides, mess you around and then toss you out, […]

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A Walk In The Park

A Walk In The Park   This green-check shirt of mine has always been a winner, and over many seasons. Perfect for our current (very) warm summer days and equally suitable for the cooler winter months, it occupies a fond place in my wardrobe. It speaks to a fashion staple, a timeless pattern that adds […]

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Leather shoe care video

Leather Shoe Care   Are you following the 7 Style Rituals of a Gentleman and need some help in caring for your leather shoes, check this video out.      

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7 rituals of stylish gentlemen

  Style – some appear to have it, while others appear to have it in somewhat, um, limited quantities. Often illusive, nonetheless sought after, true style remains an enigma most of us continue to strive towards. We search the latest sources of stated fashion authority as a guide to ease the process, and numb the […]

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  So here it is, my Gentleman’s Guide to Spectre fashion notoriety.   Well, not so much. I believe in fashion that speaks to who you are, as a person. I encourage finding your unique and personal style, not just copying what you see on social media and in the movies. Any monkey can do […]

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Fashion Power Couple Seamless Style

The #FashionPowerCouple Seamless Style   Fashion should be fun.   And adaptable. To any circumstance.   That may mean a change in your outfit, from one occasion to the next, but most times, it means wearing something that you are comfortable in, no matter what the occasion. Life changes and so do your styling needs. […]

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#MLBturns1

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#MyLimeBoots Turns 1   My, how time flies! It has been a whole year since I started blogging about life, grooming and fashion. And what a year it’s been. Boundaries have not only been pushed, but downright flattened and battered.   That’s a good thing. A very good thing. I have learnt tons about myself, […]

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Summer Essentials The Short Sleeved Shirt

Summer Essentials: the short-sleeved shirt   I recently came to an appreciation of the short-sleeved shirt, as part of a fashion re-awakening I was experiencing, and in large part, continue to experience.    The somewhat younger, more naive, cousin to the mens fashion staple, the long-sleeved shirt, the short-sleeved shirt has received an ominous reputation […]

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DRESSED UP DENIM So I have been playing around with denim lately, trying to style it in its various incarnations and, hopefully, open my mind to new denim style possibilities. But, I ask myself, why is denim such a regular and persistent show stopper at any Fashion Week event?   What originally started out as […]

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