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11 Jean Jackets to Wear With Everything in Your Wardrobe

Layer up.<p>By now, you're probably aware of the fact that a good denim jacket is an essential for any man's wardrobe. It can be worn as a layering piece or on its own. You can dress it up or dress it down. Basically, it goes with pretty much everything in your closet. And the best part is, there's …

The Coolest Sunglasses to Wear All Summer Long

It's bright out there.<p>Believe it or not, summer is just around the corner. Which means that you're going to need a great pair of sunglasses to keep all that sunshine from wreaking havoc on your eyes. Plus, the right shades just make you look cooler. From aviators to something a little more …

How to Wear White After Labor Day

Break sartorial rules and wear the summer hue well into the fall and winter<p>Break sartorial rules and wear the summer hue well into the fall and winter

Shopping Guide: 10 Varsity Jackets for Fall

The collegiate staple is all grown up. Here are ten of the best options to buy now.<p>The collegiate staple is all grown up. Here are ten of the best options to buy now.

Go Back-to-School Shopping Like a Grown-Up

Sure, you're heading to the office not the classroom, but now's still a great time to invest in the classics. We've got three versions of each inexpensive, mid-range, and high-end for you to consider.<p>Sure, you're heading to the office not the classroom, but now's still a great time to invest in the …

Shopping Guide: 10 Winter Colognes

When it comes to cologne, the colder months demand a bolder statement. Here are ten options that fit the bill.<p>When it comes to cologne, the colder months demand a bolder statement. Here are ten options that fit the bill.

10 Pairs of Sneakers You Can Wear with a Suit

Sneak attack.<p>We live in a magical age, one in which sneakers and suits totally go together. As long as you keep things low and minimal, you're good to go. Here are 10 options that will keep you stylish no matter how tailored your clothing.

Shopping Guide: 15 Patterned Sport Coats for Fall

The best blazers of the season, in herringbone, checks, plaids, and more<p>The best blazers of the season, in herringbone, checks, plaids, and more

The Essentials

The building blocks for a more successful and stylish season<p>The building blocks for a more successful — and stylish — season

How to Shuck Holiday Oysters

<i>Welcome to Eat Like a Man's Holiday Survival Guide, wherein we tackle some of the season's thorniest issues in food and drink to help you make it to January in one piece.</i><p><b>"He was a brave man who first ate an oyster,"</b> as Jonathan Swift famously said, not least because opening the stubborn suckers is …

How to Jumpstart Your Journaling | A 31-Day Journaling Prompt Calendar | The Art of Manliness

There’s been plenty of talk on AoM recently about journaling with our articles on The Diary Habit as well as 9 habits young men should adopt. Seeing …

Time Management Tips | How to Live on 24 Hours Per Day | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: As you look back on the year that has just past, do you feel as though you spent another 12 months merely existing instead of truly</i> …

Study Tips for College Success | The Art of Manliness

When 160,000 undergraduates in the University of California system were asked to name the obstacles that impeded their academic success, the students …

20 Manly Aphorisms | The Art of Manliness

When I was a young man, I would scoff at well-intentioned adults who would sometimes offer up little aphorisms when I got in trouble or had a …

8 Strategies for Meeting and Connecting with VIPs | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from</i> <i>John Corcoran</i><i>.</i><p><b>Imagine for a second that you’re in an elevator.</b> The doors have just opened and the CEO of your …

Smartphone Etiquette | Propaganda Posters for the Modern Age | The Art of Manliness

During the 1920s, 30s, and 40s, the use of “propaganda posters” were popular for encouraging good behavior — teaching safety, boosting worker morale, …

10 Best Men's Watches Under $500

At a time when high-tech smartwatches and fitness gadgets are becoming all the rage for your wrists, we will always have a soft spot for the classics …

Stephen Wolfram Promises A Universal API To The Internet Of Things

At first glance, the Wolfram Connected Devices Project announced this week might not seem a big deal. But the database of ‘connected devices’ and their capabilities is only the first step in a much larger project, as CEO Stephen Wolfram laid out when introducing the project.<p>Collecting data about …