The Secret To Looking Good (Effortlessly) With Style Expert Barron Cuadro

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Over the last couple of years I’ve been lucky enough to connect with some of the leaders in the men’s style industry. Men who are on a similar mission… That’s to help others who are struggling with their style and want to dress well. Enter Barron Cuadro – the founder of Effortless Gent. He also helps men look and feel their best. He’s based out of New York (so you know he’s cool). And more recently he was kind enough to answer a few questions that readers have been bringing up.   So how does a well-dressed guy like Barron approach […]

How To Look Cool While Staying Warm: 5 Fall Fashion Tips You Can Always Rely On

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Fashion over function… That was the approach I took to style back in the day. I’ve come to learn that it doesn’t have to be one or the other. How you approach style during the extreme months like summer and winter is clear. But what about the in-between seasons like fall? Of course dressing well is a priority for you but being comfortable throughout the day is just as important. I’ll let you in on a secret… You can actually look good without having to sacrifice the practicality of your outfit. Let me ask, have you ever dressed yourself in […]

Never Think About What To Wear: 3 Simple Habits Every Well Dressed Man Practises

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Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? Never thinking about what to wear again… Making it happen is actually much easier than you might think.   Before we get to that, let’s rewind for a second. Back in the day you would’ve caught me wearing nearly every colour under the rainbow. This likely had something to do with my insecurities — using my sense of style to get the attention I’d always been craving. The funny thing is that it worked! You can’t really miss a guy wearing a bright yellow t-shirt. What does this have to do with […]

5 Ways To Look Stylish Even If You Don’t Know What You’re Doing

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It can be a long process… Learning how to dress well and to be viewed as a stylish man can take years to master. Trust me! After years of trial and error, countless mistakes made, a ton of money spent, and several changes to my tastes in style to finally figure out what works. Through this experience I’ve come to learn that defining your personal style is an ongoing process.   As you grow and your lifestyle changes so does your sense of style. I’ve seen it happen over the years. Back in the day (my teen years) it was […]

How Wearing This ONE Colour Can Help You Appear More Confident, Attractive, And Healthy

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Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? But it is and it’s based on scientific research. This one colour can be a tricky one to pull off without looking bad. But when done properly it can easily improve your style and have all the desired effects mentioned in the headline. So what is it? The ONE colour you’ll want to add to your wardrobe is red. When it comes to fall your best bet is to focus on a specific shade of red. It will be more relevant for the changing colours of fall. But before we get to […]

A Gentleman’s Guide To Choosing The Right Tie For Any Occassion

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It seems that they’re a dying breed… Ties are no longer as popular as they were twenty or thirty years ago. You could argue that they were more necessary in those days since dress-codes were much stricter. With the rise of business casual outfits in the workplace we’re seeing golf shirts and khakis taking the place of suits. Ya, this look can be more comfortable but it does come with its limitations. There’s nothing sexier and more powerful than a man in a suit.   This is true in the workplace and when you’re out socializing. A well-fitted suit says […]

5 Smart-Casual Outfits You Can Wear Before Summer’s Over (Using White Sneakers)

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If you’re like me and live in a city where summer is short-lived, you take full advantage of the warm weather. Though it’s much easier to throw on a tank top with shorts, don’t sell yourself short (no pun intended). It’s easy to look great without feeling the wrath of the heat. All it takes is a little careful planning and understanding what you need to look for. That’s it! Before we dive into it, you might be wondering… What Are Some Go-To Brands? This will vary depending on how much you’re willing to spend. It’s worth keeping that in […]

A Gentleman’s Guide To Stepping Out Of Your Comfort Zone With Your Sense Of Style

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That first step… It’s the scariest one to take. Especially when you’re doing something that comes with NO safety net. That’s how I felt back in the day when I started experimenting with my style. The thing is that there’s no hiding – when your image changes, everyone notices. It’s out in the open. Thoughts like, “What will people think of me?” or “Maybe I’m doing this wrong, I should just stick with what I already know” would often cross my mind. The process of learning how to dress well and feel more comfortable in my skin was a character building one […]

How To Dress For Summer: 7 Common Style Myths Debunked

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Don’t you just love the summer? It’s arguably the best time of year! Everyone seems to be in a good mood, the sun’s shining, and the days are longer. We’re no longer hibernating in our homes and offices. It also seems like the summer encourages people to come out of their shells (in more ways than one). Summer style is lively, colourful, and easy-going. You’ll notice brighter colours and less “stuffy” outfits. But in some cases the style becomes too easy-going.   With the laid-back atmosphere comes a relaxed approach to style. Unfortunately some men slip into “all-inclusive resort mode” even when […]