Posts tagged "menswear"

7 Awesome Resources For Masculine-Of-Center Beauty

Here’s the way I identify, in my own head: Masculine bisexual cis female. That is a string of words that makes almost no sense to a lot of people in my life who would rather just be like “aren’t you kind of just … Rebecca?” And yeah, that’s true too. But my four-word identity i…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / August 20, 2014

Style Stealer: Keri Russell’s Seriously Sexy Suit Situation

Were I to sit down and make a long list of dream life goals, there would likely be quite a few things on that list that I probably won’t get the opportunity to do. For example, “give an Oscar acceptance speech.” It’s not so much winning an Oscar as it is giving a thank you speech AT the

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 25, 2014

Dad Jeans Are Making A Comeback, You Didn’t Know They’d Ever Disappeared

Most of us who have dads are probably familiar with the concept of dad jeans, those super cool, light-washed, high-waisted jeans dads love to buy at JC Penney’s. My dad loves some Dad Jeans — his favorite varietal is a gently faded black jean that goes great with his plaid shirt of choice and a…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 25, 2013

Who Is Going To Buy This $91,500 “Crocodile Chiffon” Hermes T-Shirt?

“Chiffon” and “crocodile” are two words I have never before seen occupying the same sentence. Well, Hermes must have noticed, because they’ve officially tapped into the niche “things that are made of chiffon, and also of crocodile” market that there is such a massive demand for. Hermes is just the best like that, you know?

By: Rachel Krause / March 26, 2013

Menswear Dog Knows His Kenzo From His Kibble

Guys have a lot of trouble dressing stylishly, no? Some are a bit to Johnny Tries Too Hard, and others wouldn’t know a cufflink if it bit them on the face (cufflinks usually don’t bite, but you never know). Enter Menswear Dog, a sartorially-inclined fashion animal, ready to set the malefolk of the world straight.

By: Julie Gerstein / February 8, 2013

Get It Together Niall Horan, You’re In One Direction!

Niall Horan is one of the five adorable preteens or talking penguins or whatever in One Direction. He has a zillion fans and likely a lot of money. But yet he decided to wear this abomination of a sweatshirt in public. Isn’t there a creepy Lou Pearlman-like figure around to prevent this from happening?

By: Julie Gerstein / February 1, 2013

Guy Looks We Love: The Hottest Dudes From The Paris Runway Shows

Guys, I have a really tough job. I have to spend part of today ogling hot male models, looking for cool new menswear looks from the Paris fashion shows. Shed a few tears for me, will you? I’ve slaved over this gallery of hot guys in looks we love, just for you. Take a look,…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 18, 2013

A List Of Things A Man Could Hide Under His Laughably Outsized DSquared Bowler Hat

Let’s take a few guesses as to what this model, walking the DSquared runway at Pitti Uomo, might have stored underneath his bulbous headwear, shall we?

By: Julie Gerstein / January 16, 2013

Do Not Want: No Sir, I Will Not Cosign On Your Meggings

Meggings. We’ve written about them before, but I felt the need to dredge up the awful man-leggings trend, because I’ve just received an email from meggings proponents B-Skinz, showing me the lastest and greatest in meggings technology: Behold these fugly-ass rainbow meggings

Or, okay, as they’re technically called “psychedelic jungle meggings.”…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 9, 2013

How Are We Feeling About This Polka Dot Blazer?

My boyfriend is a stylish dude. He works in fashion and he dresses like a total dandy. As such, I have very little sense of what is normal guy fashion. Like, take this Mike Ruiz for J.Cheikh blazer. I think it’s amazing, and I’d be stoked if my boyfriend had the balls to wear something…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 15, 2012

America, This Is The State Of Dude Fashion In 2012

Justin Bieber, Psy, Ed Sheeran and a Bieber lookalike by the name of Austin Mahone all attended the Hot 99.5 Jingle Ball in DC last night. And all were, predictably, dressed like total idiots. Although we give Bieber a few extra points for layering with a T-shirt adorned with cat faces, overall, we give the…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 12, 2012

Now Available: Yoko Ono’s Fashions For Men, Just In Time For Christmas

Are you in search of the perfect clothes to emphasize your man’s “very sexy bod” this holiday season? Would you like for them to have cutouts in the shoulder area and perhaps a hand or two around the crotch? Does your guy maybe, just maybe, need a $250 bandeau bra with LED lights on the…

By: Rachel Krause / November 28, 2012

Man Fashion: 12 Looks That Women Go Crazy For

Just as there are certain women’s fashions that men freak out about (“The Fifth Element”-inspired lingerie, anyone?), there are some clothes and accessories men wear that drive the ladies wild. If you’re looking for some fall fashion inspiration and would like to attract some extra female attention, you’re in luck: click through to check out…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 6, 2012

Scandalous Butt-Baring Men’s Fashions From The 1950s

What were the most cutting edge men of the 1950s wearing to the beach? Butt-baring barely-there swimwear, if this old reel is any indication. This fashion show, highlighting the creations of campy Brit designer Dale Cavana,  features male models with shockingly tiny waists, revealing animal-print banana hammocks, and de rigeur “leisurely” knotted ties. Enjoy! [YouTube]…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 20, 2012

Finally, A Designer Fashion Collection For Marine Biologists!

A lot of times I’ll glance through the season’s runway collections and think, Isn’t anyone thinking of the marine biologists?! Like Christopher Walken’s “SNL” character demanded more cowbell, I say, “More bedazzled lobsters and embroidered whales!” And finally–finally–a designer has stepped up to the plate. Thom Browne’s S/S 13 menswear collection is chock full of sea…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 16, 2012

The Pettegola Is A Weird Bodysuit For Dudes

So, remember those leotard/bodysuit shirts that were mega-popular in the ’90s? Well, it seems that unbeknownst to us, dudes have had their own version of that shirt for like, forever.

It’s called the Pettegola (which means “gossipy woman” in Italian) and it’s a men’s shirt with a tail that is meant to be…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 17, 2012

TopShop’s Newest TopMan Collection Ensures Wearers Will Never See A Vagina

Rarely does TopShop do anything egregiously wrong — on the women’s side of its operation, at least. But on the men’s side? Well, there’s a reason why TopMan is lagging far behind its female counterpart in sales and hype. You can see what I mean by taking a look at TopMan’s latest offerings — a…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 15, 2012

For Your Boyfriend: Gently Direct Him To A Gentleman’s Read

You’re lucky, you have The Frisky to help you out of any and all crises, whether they be style-generated (can I wear socks with heels?) or relationship-oriented (Is it okay to have murderous feelings about my significant other after I trip over his shoes for the twelfth time?). But where do our guy friends go…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 11, 2012

Photoshop Failure: Trouble In J. Crew-Land

Take a gander at this J. Crew online catalog image (that’s since been removed) and try and guess what might have happened here. Is it a hot dog bun that the model was surreptitiously hiding in his pants until the right moment? A poor assistant’s fingers that somehow escaped the airbrusher’s skilled eyes? Or something

By: Julie Gerstein / March 13, 2012

Love It Or Hate It? Jennifer Morrison’s Masculine Look

Jennifer Morrison used to star on “House,” but now she’s on a new show called “Once Upon a Time.” I’ve never seen it, but my roommate is obsessed, so maybe it’s good? The other day, Morrison and pixie-haired co-star Ginnifer Goodwin appeared at the Paley Center for Media’s Paleyfest, at an event designed especially to…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 5, 2012
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