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June 2015

Black suits are a popular everyday suit for the office, the business function or the red carpet event. In Australia, we’ve seen a big resurgence in your lighter, brighter blue suits, various shades of grey along with your typical navy colour. What we don’t see any of, is the colour aubergine. And this brings us to today’s post: Why Aubergine Is The New Black. So what is the aubergine colour? Here in Australia it’s often referred to as an eggplant – you know that oval shaped vegetable the size of

Well you’ve probably noticed that Melbourne had an early start to winter this year. It’s been icy cold in the mornings since mid-May, something we haven’t experienced here for a decade! Hopefully that means the winter will end sooner and summer will be here before we know it! 😉 I’ve decided to put these looks together for all of our followers in cooler climates, whether you’re in the Northern or Southern Hemisphere, this post should be able to provide you with a couple of dapper options to ensure you step

This post is for any guy (or the wife/partner/girlfriend who wants their guy to make more of an effort to dress well!) who is seeking a bit of guidance in an effort to dress better. Looking good is feeling great, right?! I’ve pulled together a simple outfit to show you it doesn’t take too much of an effort to look stylish for your next afternoon. It’s hard to go past a good navy blazer and a pair of off white/stone/white chino dress pants. Some simple accessories can tie in your

With winter now upon us here in the southern hemisphere, it’s time to think about the best ways to keep warm while being comfortable and remaining stylish. If you’re looking to add some uber cool style to your look, consider wearing a trench coat versus a traditional thick woolen jacket or overcoat. The trench coat became popular post World War I after it was used by the military, developed with a rugged fabric called gabardine. The fabric was resistant to the elements and so it became a fashion statement. One

What a better way to get over the hump day with a checked shirt a matching tie and pocket square?! Here I’ve put together a smart casual look and added a tie and pocket square to give it some extra class. I’m wearing a pair of straight legged denim jeans and a slim fit checked shirt and have match an Italian silk navy tie with a navy pocket square and topped with a light grey blazer. Not to mention the stunning Tan Brogue shoes from Calibre! The navy tones work