Spuce up those shoes

Nice leather shoes stop looking so darned crisp with time, or after being actually worn and walked around in. Restoring their luster isn’t hard at all – you just need a can of the black stuff, a horsehair brush, a newspaper and a rag.

From lifehacker.com.

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Buying Dress Shirts Online

When you want to buy dress shirts online, your first step is to measure your neck, arms and chest. Begin from the top down. If you don’t have a soft measuring tape used by tailors, simply use a length of string and then lay it out along a standard measuring tape.

From askmen.com.

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Keep taps clean

Freshly-polished footwear is the sign of a man who takes pride in himself, and people notice.

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Jacketing up

A well fitted coat will feel slightly constricting. It isn’t meant to play sports in. When you do need to do physical labor, simply take the coat off.

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Accessorizing

Don’t wear more than three pieces of jewelry or more than three colors.

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Dressing up

Articles of clothing that you can dress up: polo shirts, khaki shorts, blue jeans, white sneakers, and, for Texans, cowboy hats and boots.

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Leather

A quality leather jacket is something every guy should invest in because it adds instant class.

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Holes in clothes

Small holes in jeans? Kind of cool. Small holes in sweaters? Pathetic.

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Coffee on clothes

Spill coffee on your new blazer? Scrubbing with soap and water could fray and stretch the fabric, instead, use a laundry spotter like Spotoff.

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Clothing choices

A bland wardrobe won’t get you noticed, so feel free to experiment with your clothing choices.

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Sizing

Fitted is good. Snug is dicey. Tight is just wrong.

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Clothes that fit

Have your clothes tailored to fit your body. No matter what your shape is, the right fit makes everything look much better.

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Keep taps clean

Freshly-polished footwear is the sign of a man who takes pride in himself, and people notice.

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Get shorter

Dark trousers with a lighter shirt create a lengthening effect; a darker shirt with lighter pants shortens your appearance.

From: artofmanliness.com