With May just around the corner, this marks the unofficial start to special occasion season. Whether it is a summer wedding, religious function, or just a couple of fancy dinner parties, chances are you probably have a few commitments penciled in on the calendar. Knowing what to wear on these types of occasions is probably the most difficult part. With the help of my girlfriend…

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One of the biggest trends this season has been denim on denim. Whether it’s a denim jacket or a shirt paired with jeans, the “Canadian Tuxedo” has been seen all over runways and is now pouring into streets everywhere. As a menswear enthusiast, typically I don’t pay much attention to trends. However, when something comes out that is aesthetically pleasing and inherently masculine, I’ll try…

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Your weekend dress code should typically be a casual version of your look on weekdays. Although, occasions do come up when a t-shirt and jeans may be too casual. Whether you’re attending a brunch meeting or dealing with business after hours, simply adding a more refined shoe will do the trick. The best part is, you probably already have one. Whether you wear monk straps,…

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When putting together your menswear collection, it is important to start building your foundation with timeless items. Converse Chuck Taylor sneakers are one of those classic pieces that never go out of style. Their clean, minimalist design has outstood the test of time and somehow always finds a way to remain a staple in our wardrobes. If we take a look at the history of…

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After exploring the more modern parts of Shanghai, I thought it was time to check out some traditional Chinese landmarks in China’s biggest city. The Yuyuan Garden is located in the center of Shanghai’s Old City and is only a few short blocks south of the Bund. It has a total area of five acres, with more than 40 attractions and countless shops. Yuyuan Garden…

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