How to write a Valentine’s poem

Put some real thought and effort into your gift this Valentine’s day and wear a Tweed jacket from Samuel Windsor

Put some real thought and effort into your gift this Valentine’s day.
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Sure, you can send the love of your life a bunch of flowers or buy them a swanky present, but true romantics know it’s the thought that counts come Valentine’s day. And nothing shows how much you care quite like an old-school love poem.

Here we take inspiration from the master himself – Shakespeare – to give you all the tools you need to craft a love note that will outlast any rose.
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How to beat blue Monday


Don’t struggle on Blue Monday. Here’s how to pick yourself up at any time of year
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The third Monday in January is, if scientists are to be believed, the most depressing day of the year. In 2021 it falls on the 18th January. Why? Christmas has come and gone and, having come through a pretty tough year, the difficulties we were all hoping to leave behind look set to continue for a bit longer yet. What you need is a strategy for beating the blues. This is it.
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American male fashion blogs you’ll want to follow

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Some of the best male fashion blogs from across the pond
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Developing your own individual sense of style isn’t as difficult as you might think. While few of us can afford to hire a professional stylist; who needs one when there are fashion gurus from all over the world sharing their wisdom online? And don’t imagine it’s all aimed at label-loving youngsters. There’s plenty of advice here for gentlemen who favour a more considered and sophisticated style.

Here are 13 of the most inspirational men’s fashion and lifestyle blogs from America. We’re not talking baseball hats and Homer Simpson. These are Ivy League all the way!

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