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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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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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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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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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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To cuff or not to cuff on pants

If you’re wearing a trim, modern suit with flat-front pants the kind often shown in men’s fashion magazines you should not cuff your pants.

However, if you’re a guy who likes a classic suit with a single pleat, go for a cuff but not more than one and a half inches deep.

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Honor thy tailor

According to GQ, even the best suits need altering. In men’s fashion this is probably the most important detail that is not always adhered to.

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What’s your belt size?

Your belt size is usually 2 inches more than your waist size (example: if you have a 28-inch waist, you would choose a 30-inch belt).

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What color are your socks?

One of the basic fashion tips that men should keep in mind is that their socks should always match the color of the pants/ trousers. Wearing brown socks with black pants and vice-versa is a strict no-no.

From: iloveindia.com

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