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Springtime Styles: what your wardrobe needs in 2014

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With the polar vortex (hopefully) behind us and spring approaching, it’s time to update your wardrobes accordingly. 2014’s spring fashion is balanced between bold and subdued, modern and retro–making it simple to keep with the times while staying true to your personality.

Here are some key style trends to keep in mind as you revamp your wardrobe for the changing weather.

Screen Shot 2014-03-17 at 9.19.34 AMRetro casual

Many designers are looking to the casual styles of the 1940s and 1950s for inspiration. Think peak lapels, spread collars and high-waisted, pleated trousers.

Loose fits

Men’s suits are beginning to move away from the ultra-slim cuts of recent years. This spring sees suits fitting more loosely, with… Continue>>

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A Guide to the Perfect Valentine’s Date

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Valentine’s Day is fast approaching! Don’t put it off any longer–it’s time to start thinking about how to celebrate with your significant other.

Keep it Simple

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What to do?

Sometimes less is better with the ladies. Play chef and treat her to a delicious dinner at home. Make sure it’s as classy and tasty as it would be if you were out at a restaurant–include a full menu with apps, main course, and dessert, and don’t forget the champagne!

What to wear?

The nice thing about dining in is that you don’t have to completely go all out with your apparel. But remember, it is Valentine’s Day, and your lady loves to dress up. Wear something… Continue>>

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5 Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

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We’re well into the pumpkin-flavored-and-scented season of fall, which means time is running out when it comes to choosing the perfect Halloween costume. Inspiration can be found almost anywhere– pop culture, a favorite movie, or maybe one of the new hit TV shows this season. But coming up with a creative and recognizable costume doesn’t necessarily mean you need to plan weeks in advance. Here are some quick and iconic costume ideas that can easily be put together using dress shirts and a few other pieces that are probably already hidden in your closet.

Don Draper

Don Draper
Getting ready to close out the series’ 6th season, Don Draper of Mad Men is still breaking hearts with pomade-slicked hair… Continue>>

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