Category Archives: Men

Style News: Jay Z to Launch First Fragrance, Gold Jay-Z

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Jay-Z has announced plans to launch a men’s fragrance later this month. The sultry scent, called “Gold Jay Z”, will be ushered in with a campaign an aggressively different campaign strategy.

Instead of traditional print advertisements in magazines, Mr. Carter is launching a digital and outdoor effort, which will plaster his face on several billboards across the nation.

The fragrance is housed in a white bottle with gold lettering and a gold top. Apparently, it took 3,200 tries at a name before Jay settled on “Gold,” picking up the bottle, declaring, ‘‘This is the s–t; it’s gold.” “Gold” will debut as part of the rapper’s forthcoming collection for Barneys on November 20th. It will then arrive in 2,000 departments stores on Black Friday, falling on Novemebr 29th. If you’re planning on picking it up for yourself (or as a gift,) plan to spend $39 for the 30-ml. size, $55 for 50 ml. and $70 for a 90 ml. bottle.

“Gold Jay Z” will be available at NordstromDillard’sMacy’sSephora, Belk, Bon-Ton, Ulta, and more.

This might be the perfect holiday gift!

3.1 Phillip Lim For Target

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3.1 Phillip Lim for Target will include men’s and women’s clothes, accessories, and shoes. Prices will range from $19.99 to $299.99 for apparel, while accessories range in price from $19.99 to $59.99. The collection is set to launch in most Target stores and online starting September 15th. The collection, separated into three sections (morning, noon and night) is meant to be an assortment of lasting, wearable wardrobe staples for someone on the go. It melds Target’s mission–to fulfill the everyday needs of the masses–with Lim’s signature aesthetic, to some pretty perfect results. Want a sneak peak of the collection? CONTINUE READING!

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Givenchy | Gentlemen Only, The Fragrance -Men

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From Givenchy comes their latest fragrance, Gentlemen Only. In 1975, the first edition of Gentlemen was issued — an assertive signature scent blending Cologne and lavender. Now in 2013, the Givenchy gentleman hasn’t aged one bit. The natural elegance of Gentlemen Only stays true to the image of a real gentleman.

This addition to the highly successful lineup of scents from the French fashion house features a woody elegance. Primary notes include a blend of green mandarin, pink peppercorn, musk and birch leaf, with background scents of cedar, vetiver, and patchouli. It features an effortless sophistication that will be appreciated by those that are uncomplicated and adventurous, bold and daring.

No detail is overlooked as the bottle is adorned with a woody-metallic sleeve in a gunmetal grey. Below you can catch the Gentlemen Only television ad featuring Simon Baker, the leading man for this wild and timeless fragrance

 

Style Watch: Miguel wears Burberry for Candles in Sun Video+ Music Video Attached!

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Grammy award winning R&B singer Miguel recently dropped  an emotional music video for “Candles in The Sun”. The black and white visual showcased Miguel wearing a Burberry trench coat, burnout tee, custom leather pants, and motorcycle boots. What do you think about his look? I think it quite fitting for the song and the esthetic of the music video.  Check out the video below!

 

Style Watch: A$AP Rocky Mr. Porter Campaign

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Interested in the treads? Get ‘em here here.

Style Wacth: Tinie Tempah Dolce and Gabbana

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Recently Tinie Tempah was spotted at Topman Fall 2013 runway show in London! He was wearing a Dolce & Gabbana 3 piece Martini Suit. I love how he paired the suit with velvet smoking loafers. There nothing like a man in a well tailored suit!  I’ve said it once and I’ll say it a million times more!!!Tinie Tempah Arrives At The Top Man Design Show In His Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

Style Watch – Nike Sportswear Presents Air Force 1 Family of Force – Men

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After 30 years of influencing the masses, the Nike Air Force 1 looks forward to what will become of the iconic sneaker when further infused with Nike’s innovation and technology. The Family of Force consists of a hand-full of members, each recognizing the heritage that has made the Nike Air Force 1 a coveted classic, but also celebrates its own unique, innovation-driven look and character. Bound by three core design principles—lightweight, breathability and comfort, achieved through the integration of Nike’s Hyperfuse construction and Lunarlon cushioning in some cases—these new relations represent the future of the Nike Air Force 1, joining the thousands of iterations that have elevated the sneaker to collector status. Meet the family’s newest members, all of whom will have a hand in continuing the Force’s continued dominance and influence.

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Style Watch: Adidas & The Brooklyn Nets Release A Capsule Collection -Men

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The Brooklyn Nets and adidas Originals have teamed up for a premium capsule collection in celebration of the Nets finding a new home and vision. Featured in the line up is a wool jacket, t-shirt, crewneck, a custom USB drive, as well as a limited edition Schott x Kith Brooklyn carryall duffel. The details are immense and the best part is that all proceeds from the limited edition sports bag will go directly to helping Hurricane Sandy victims.

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Splurge: Giuseppe Zanotti Men’s Metallic Silver Scaled London Sneakers

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Guiseppe Zanotti Continues to show love for reptiles with the new Scaled London Sneaker. These sneakers are sure to get a double take. The shoe is comprised of metallic silver scale on the panels down the center with white suede boarders. They also have the familiar zipper detailing that Zanotti love to incorporate on sneakers( a detail I like a lot… by the way). The shoe also has green at the ankle, neon green stitching and finished with a signature logo on the tongue. What do you think?

Get This Look: Victor Cruz Samsung Galaxy Note II Launch Party

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One of New York Giant star receivers Victor Cruz( s/o to my gurl “lika”) was spotted wearing Givenchy as he has been lately. This time he added color with an American Flag motif.

This time, his top of choice was their $490 Appliquéd Cotton-Jersey Sweater, which he offset with dark pants, a Yankees snapback, and red sneakers.

For a closer look at the shirt hit the continue reading button.

Kenzo Yellow Sleeve Bomber Jacket – Men

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Check out the Kenzo take of bomber jacket. It cashmere and wool blended bomber jacket ($840). It features a grey body, doubled-breasted button closure at the front, slit zipper side pockets, and bright yellow sleeves. This Kenzo piece also has a darker grey ribbed collar, cuffs, and hem. What do you think of the jacket and color choices?

 

Style Watch: RRL Varsity Jacket in Herbal Green Wool- Men

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It seems like this varsity Jacket trend is going to be here a little bit longer. Check out this varsity jacket, it is a little bit different than the norm and can be worn casual and more semi-casual outfits as well.( wants price and where to get it?…click more!)