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The best online clothing stores for men

While the image of men having no regard for their style is somewhat outdated, it is true that the act of shopping itself can sometimes be a bit of a chore.<p>This possibly explains why more and more clothes shopping is done online from the comfort of our own homes. As we search for the ideal suits, …

Clothing

How to Tie a Half Windsor

Windsor

The Best Craft Beers in Every State

We've found them so you don't have to.<p>It is, officially, beer season. As such, and in anticipation of summer and all its gaudy backyard-barbecue-and-beer celebrations, we've put together a list of our favorite brews from every state. With literally thousands of breweries now open in America—and …

How One Little Company Is Making Backpacking Cheaper—and More Inclusive

Passport Required will plan an all-inclusive backpacking trip for you. But Darnell Lamont Walker isn’t trying to make buck. He’s trying to start a movement.<p>Darnell Lamont Walker is the sort of guy who’s used to carrying his biography on his back. His idea of traveling is less about staying up on …

How to Prevent Your Hamstrings From Snapping Like Rubber Bands

Pulling a hammy is the worst. Don't let it happen to you.<p>Flexibility isn't high on many dudes' fitness priorities lists, but as you grow older and start to become grimly and intimately familiar with the brand of early-morning wincing often portrayed in softly-lit ibuprofen commercials, it should …

20 Essential Books to Prepare You for What's Next

A handy reading list featuring not-so-speculative dystopian fiction, political memoirs, and cautionary tales from Nazi Germany.<p>One of the many stark differences between the 44th and 45th Presidents of the United States is their attitude toward literature. Barack Obama has credited books as his …

Sierra Nevada beer issues 36-state recall over chipped glass

Sierra Nevada is recalling its beer in 36 states because glass can break off and fall into the bottle.<p>The company said an inspection of its brewery in Mills River, North Carolina, "detected a very limited number of bottles with a flaw that may cause a small piece of glass to break off and possibly …

Buying a House on a Single Income | Investopedia

At a time when a lot of young adults are postponing marriage, the number of Americans buying a house on a single income is substantial. According to …

The 8 Best Hotels for Beer Lovers Photos

From breathtaking resorts with dazzling wine cellars to inns on picturesque, coastal vineyards, the list of luxury hotels that care deeply about their wine selection and experiences is a lengthy one. But while there are plenty of fine restaurants at breweries to consider for your next vacation, …

Beer

The Essential Guide to Getting a Stronger Back

No more excuses.<p>While most gym-going men spend plenty of time honing their arms and chests, the back often goes neglected - probably because it's harder to admire in the changing room mirror afterwards.<p>But, as <i>Esquire</i> fitness expert Harry Jameson points out, what's behind you is equally as important …

How to Tie a Perfect Half-Windsor Knot in Just 5 Steps

Never go disheveled again.<p>Maybe you don't like the size of the full Windsor knot. Or maybe you're just afraid that James Bond will see you and think you're a cad. Either way, if you're looking for a knot that's nice and symmetrical but not quite as bulky, the half Windsor is for you. It's got all …

The 30 Best Albums of 2016

It's been a weird year. Thankfully we've had music to get us through.<p>There has been a lot to process in 2016 from the deaths of the most beloved pop culture icons to the rise of a fundamentally different social and political American landscape. How do we make sense of where we've been, where we …

Kendrick Lamar

The Secret to Tying a Perfect Windsor Knot Every Time

In just 5 steps.<p>James Bond famously mistrusted any man who tied his tie with a Windsor knot. He saw it as "the mark of a cad," according to author Ian Fleming. Of course, Bond himself often wore a Windsor. He was a cad, after all. But there's more to it than that.<p>The Windsor is one of the boldest …

Lace Your Dress Shoes with Style

Diagonal: The Individualist<p>Sometimes something as subtle as a lacing pattern can speak volumes about the wearer. This one says that you go your own …

Here's How to Shine Your Shoes Like a Pro

You've invested in your footwear. You should also invest in its upkeep.<p><i>Jolie Kerr is a cleaning expert and advice columnist. She'll be here</i> <i>every week</i> <i>helping to answer your filthiest questions. Are you dirty?</i> <i>Email her</i><i>.</i><p><b>I had a pair of light brown/beige wingtips repaired and shined recently, but when</b> …

Stateside Style: 26 Made-in-America Items You Need to Know

From denim and sneakers to suits and bags, there's something for every guy's closet.<p>Take a look at your wardrobe. How much is made right here in the U.S.? If the answer doesn't make you proud, then we've got work to do. From footwear and basics to bespoke suits and everyday accessories, there are …

The 14 Best European Cities for Solo Travelers

Europe is one of the best places to go for a solo trip — the flight isn’t too long, there’s great tourist infrastructure, and the people are …

European Travel

How to Clean and Grease a Bike Chain | The Art of Manliness

When you ride, your bike chain is subject to an onslaught of mud, sand, rain, oil, and chemicals. Over time, that cocktail of gunk starts to affect …

10 Beers to Keep on Your Radar This Summer

Forget what you know and try something new.<p>Naming the top 10 beers for summer is a fool's errand. Most people's top 10 beers for the summer are going to be the 10—or perhaps 12, or maybe 24—brews they just lugged with them to the beach, or the stadium parking lot, or even the hammock in their …

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

<b>Alice Isn’t Dead</b><p><b>The creepy podcast from the Welcome To Night Vale gang</b><p>The makers of the gloriously weird Welcome To Night Vale are behind this eerie podcast. Those concerned that they might have to get up to speed with that series’ labyrinthine backstory, fear not: this is not a spinoff, nor a …

Comedy

Never Take Your Clothes To the Dry Cleaner Again

Quit paying the pros to handle your dirty laundry. These tips will keep your duds looking good as new<p>When your clothes get dirty, you know what to do: Send the nicest items out to the cleaners and throw the rest in the wash. Oh, and maybe get those scuffed wingtips polished up while you’re at …

Clothing

6 Rules for Living Frugally

Understand the difference between a want and a need.<p>We humans have a knack for complicating the simplest of ideas. Our lives are filled with …

100 Exercises You Can Do With a 10-Pound Dumbbell

Light weights aren’t just for lightweights<p>Don’t underestimate a 10-pound dumbbell. They can challenge your body in an entirely new way, especially if you’re used to lifting heavy.<p>Lighter weights target the small muscles that stabilize your joints—muscles that get overpowered by larger ones when you …

Men's Health

9 Next-Level Breakfast Sandwiches to Kick Off Your Day

These things are cereal killers.<p>If you thought bacon, egg, and cheese was the be all end all of breakfast sandwiches, you're dead wrong: These nine killer spins, from Dan Seidman of TheChefDan, will satisfy all of your cravings.

A 4-minute workout is blowing up on Pinterest and Instagram — and you can do it anywhere

Since 2015, Pinterest searches for "Tabata workouts" have more than doubled in the past year, and there are over 200,00 Instagram posts tagged #Tabata— and counting.<p>But what is it?<p><b>Tabata is a highly efficient, interval-based workout that is 20 seconds of intense exercise followed by 10 seconds of</b> …

This $500 pair of boots was the best purchase I made in 2015

I'm a pretty frugal person by nature, but every so often, a want comes along for an insanely lavish expensive item that seems impossible to justify.<p>Last year, that want was the Alden 405 Indy Boots, which retail for $525.<p>I know, I know. That's an insane amount of money to spend on a pair of boots …

39 Butt-Building Exercises to Try during Leg Day

How many of these have you done before?<p>If you were to name as many glutes exercises as possible in a couple minutes, how many would you get? Maybe 10 or 15 or even 20?<p>But what about 39?<p>That’s how many are shown in this 2-minute video from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p><b>Related:</b> Try the …

Workouts

50 Cold-Weather Soup Recipes

You can earn 100 times more interest on your money by using a different kind of savings account

That's because the "big banks" out there — Bank of America, Chase, Citibank, and Wells Fargo, to name a few — usually offer an interest rate of <i>0.01%</i>. Your savings just sit there, growing by a negligible amount.<p>However, if you're using a high interest savings account at an internet bank such as Ally …

How to Increase Testosterone Naturally | The Art of Manliness

At last we’ve reached the final post of Testosterone Week and based on the comments from you all, this is the post you’ve been most looking forward …