Making Changes!

Since I took a few months hiatus to move and make a few more life adjustments, I’ve decided it’s also a great time to make changes to my blog as well…..\r\n\r\nSo, come September there will be a new format and new colors; more stories on the business side of fashion–important things you need to know…

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Tuesday Menswear Moment: Ty Burrell

\r\n\r\nWhy am I so excited about Ty Burrell??  Well, not only is he Phil Dunphy on Modern Family….he’s also the voice of Mr. Peabody in Mr. Peabody and Sherman, as well as the dastardly Jean Pierre Napoleon in the upcoming Muppetts Most Wanted.…\r\n\r\nHow can you not get excited over a middle-aged guy with such a…

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Tuesday Menswear Moment: RoboCop!

\r\n\r\nSo, when I first heard there would be a remake of Paul Verhoeven’s RoboCop (1987,) I had a total fangirl moment. When I heard that Joel Kinnaman–Detective Stephen Holder from AMC’s The Killing– would reprise the starring role in the new RoboCop, I had a total fangirl meltdown!  If you never watched The Killing, you…

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Menswear Moment: Pope Francis is Esquire’s Best Dressed Man for 2013

\r\n\r\nHuh?  A Pope who eschews custom-made red leather loafers is 2013’s Best Dressed Man?  Really??\r\n\r\nIt actually makes my frugal little heart jump with joy to see this, although I do find his wardrobe color choice a bit limited….\r\n\r\nEsquire quotes FIT asstant professor of menswear design, Mark-Evan Blackman on the choice of the “People’s Pope”:\r\n “His…

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Thursday Menswear Moment: Skinny Jeans on Men

WARNING:  This is going to get ugly….and snarky.  You have been warned.\r\n\r\nIt’s bad enough that women are wearing this particular fashion abomination–o.m.g. and don’t get me started.   At leas don’t get me started on women without considering that, this time around, MEN are wearing these things.   And just like the women, the wrong kind…

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Tuesday Menswear Moment: Joaquin Phoenix rocks high waist men’s trousers in “Her”

Joaquin Phoenix–the world’s ugliest sexy man, or sexiest ugly man, depending–is rockin’ some seriously high waisted pants in the movie Her….In the movie, directed by Spike Jonez, Phoenix plays Theodore Twombly, a geeky misfit who, literally, falls in love with the saucy, sexy voice on his fancy phone (voiced by Scarlett Johansen.)   But it’s the…

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Tuesday Menswear Moment: Norman Reedus

Norman Reedus–Daryl Dixon for those of y’all who are as addicted to The Walking Dead as I am–looking down-to-earthy real-guy sexy in December’s Men’s Fitness.  The MF article is great, and there are more fabulous pics of Reedus.  Personally, I love this look, which is simple yet well-fitting.  That’s the key to making anything look…

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