Six fancy dress ideas and what they say about you


It’s the start of the silly season for fancy dress parties.
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Ever noticed how some men relish a fancy dress occasion as an opportunity to flounce around in sequinned skirts? If you’re happy to give your inner Priscilla an outing, that’s fine by us, but for alternative subliminal messaging, here’s your guide to choosing a fancy dress costume that says what you want it to say about you.
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How to look cool in a cardigan

An incredibly versatile garment.
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Cardigans have been around for many a year, and are the perfect thing to add to your winter wardrobe. There’s no reason for you to fear the the woolly garment, or worry that it will make you look “too Granddad”. It’s an incredibly versatile item that can be adapted to suit your needs.

This classic winter staple was named after the 7th Earl of Cardigan, a prominent British military figure who made the style popular. Cardigans underwent several transformations over the years to evolve into the many styles that we know of today.

So how do you look cool in a cardigan?

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How to dress like an Italian Man


You don’t need to live in Rome, to do as the Roman’s do.
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To dress like an Italian, you need to start thinking like an Italian – clothes are about self-expression.

Why do so many British men take our few days of summer sunshine as their cue to dress like a jumble sale on legs? Gents, you can do better. Here we take some fashion prompts from our Italian brothers, men who know the meaning of style. We have the raw materials, we have the know-how – here’s how to put it all together like a true Italian.
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