Posts Tagged ‘Shirt Color’

Dressing Up A Denim Jacket

Author: Zachary Lowell

Denim Jacket With Dress Shirt

In the realm of men’s outerwear, denim jackets have a somewhat spotty track record. They never quite go out of style, although some years – like this one – they enjoy more popularity than others. While it’s pretty easy to look like a biker or a buckaroo in a denim jacket, incorporating one into a classy outfit with nice custom shirts takes some know-how. Read More

Black Tie, White Tie: A Guide To Formal Attire

Author: Zachary Lowell

Men's Black Tie Attire

In this age of comfortable casual, the mores and standards of formal attire are become increasingly obscure. Some day in the future perhaps, formal dress codes, such as they exist today, may only be mentioned as tid-bits of historical curiosity. But whether you’re awaiting such an era with hope or fear, it hasn’t arrived yet and guys everywhere still need to know how to dress themselves appropriately in social situations that call for more than jeans and polo shirts. Read More

Rules Are Meant To Be Broken

Author: Zachary Lowell

Striped Tie & Suit

Don’t break the speed limit, don’t cheat on your income taxes, don’t steal the company credit card to bankroll a weekend in Vegas: these are good rules we’re all better off following. Style rules, on the other hand, are more flexible and easier to bend, but only by those who know what they’re doing. If you’re no longer an amateur when it comes to putting together an outfit, challenging conventional wisdom can be a great way to assert your personal style. But be warned, rules exist for a reason and breaking them in the wrong way can have disastrous results. For the rebel in you, we present some simple pointers to stay stylish as you step out of the box. Read More

Ask The Experts: Dressing For A Job Interview (Part 2)

Author: Zachary Lowell

How To Dress For A Job Interview

Recently, when we set out to answer the age-old problem of what to wear to a job interview, we had no idea about the wealth of great information which would come our way from so many talented HR professionals, writers and style experts. In fact, we got so many great responses that we just couldn’t fit them all into one article. So, here for your entertainment and enlightenment, we bring you a second installment of great fashion tips to help you get ahead in the career world. Read More

Ask The Experts: Dressing For A Job Interview

Author: Zachary Lowell

How To Dress For a Job Interview

Like it or not, what you wear to a job interview can say just as much about you as your resume. Yet many job seekers stumble when it comes to putting together the right outfit when they’re interviewing for what could be their dream job, with disastrous results. So to give you a boost in this tough economy, we contacted a group of HR professionals, career coaches and image experts to get their advice on how to succeed with style when meeting a potential employer. Read what they have to say in their own words. Read More

Women Sound Off On Men’s Fashion: Couple’s Shirts

Author: Tyra 'nell Pille

Couple's Dress Shirts

For some men, we realize wearing the same shirt as your girlfriend when you go out together seems too cheesy, while others find it romantic and sweet. While “couple’s shirts” are extremely popular in South Korea, China, Japan and other parts of Asia, they are beginning to gain ground in the West. If you’re thinking of some way to impress your sweetheart and are considering couple’s shirts, we’ve interviewed different women from different locations to know what they think about coordinating with their boyfriends and husbands. Read More

Ask The Experts: Jill Kirsh, Color Consultant

Author: Zachary Lowell

Jill Kirsh Men's Color Services

When it comes to the art and science of color, few people can match the experience and expertise of Jill Kirsh. As the owner of Jill Kirsh Color, a California-based consulting firm which specializes in helping people find the perfect clothing shades to complement their skin and hair color, Jill has helped thousands of men transform their image and the way they dress (check out the men’s services section on her site to see some pretty amazing results). Recently we spoke with this “Hollywood Guru of Hue” to learn more about her services and the importance of finding the right colors. Read More

Women Sound Off On Men’s Fashion: Wearing Red

Author: Tyra 'nell Pille

Men's Red Dress Shirt

In our color psychology series, we advocated that men wear red with caution. Our suggestion was based on the fact that, for many people, red signifies aggression and can easily intimidate others. But for guys who love wearing red, let’s see what the ladies have to say behind your back regarding your color preference. We interviewed a group of women from a variety of locations and walks of life to hear what they think about: men in red. Read More

A Color To Dye For?

Author: Zachary Lowell

Dyed Shirt Fabric

As we wrote in a recent blog entry for the Huffington Post, customers are now demanding a greater degree of choice and individuality when it comes to the products they buy (like shirts). While technology is making it easier for shoppers to customize products prior to purchase, more and more people are beginning to wonder how they can change the items they already have. While we usually give advice on services a tailor can help you with, one of the most common DIY questions we receive is: can I change the color of my shirt at home? Read More

The Best Shirts To Hide Dandruff

Author: Tyra 'nell Pille

Shirts That Hide Dandruff

It’s a fact, men worry about their hair. They worry when it falls out, turns grey, recedes, and, according to research conducted by Head and Shoulders, 29 percent of men claim that they worry about dandruff. Perhaps you’re one of them. If this is the case then you probably know that dandruff is a common scalp problem characterized by either oily or dry skin flakes, which have a nasty habit of making their way onto your clothes. For guys who want/need to look their best, this unfortunate hygiene problem can be devastating. Read More