Nick Thompson

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A Beginners Guide To Wine - Part 1 - Types Of Wine & Basics

If all you know about wine is whether or not you like it, you’re long overdue for an education. A basic understanding of the types of wine is a must …

Polaar Icy Magic 2.0 - Ape to Gentleman

We’ve been extolling the virtues of Polaar Icy Magic Eye Roll-on for sometime now, here at Ape to Gentleman. At the time of writing it sits atop our …

5 Best Woody Colognes & Fragrances - D'Marge

A woody fragrance smells like nature. Like hard work. Like adventure. Like…well, like a man <i>should</i> smell. Strong, rich and earthy, we’ve chosen our …

6 Essential Travel Friendly Grooming Products For Men

Whether by plane, train or automobile it can be difficult to maintain a normal grooming routine while travelling. Therefore it is important when …

How to Develop Charisma | The Art of Manliness

For the last few weeks we’ve been talking about the three components of personal charisma. First we explored the importance of Presence – giving …

Men’s Fashion Basics – Part 93 – What Tailoring A Suit Can Do For You

Personally, I don’t think a man will ever look better than he does when he wears a suit. It can be worn at a variety of occasions and locations …

Key Men’s Boot Styles For AW13

Introduction<p>As we transition into autumn/winter and the weather begins to deteriorate, it is important that we alter our footwear to suit.<p>No longer …

How To Create Your Own Fragrance Wardrobe

Introduction<p><i>“I think it’s important for a man to have several fragrances because we experience several different moods in a week and fragrance is a</i> …

The Ultimate Streamlined Grooming Routine

Introduction<p>As both a reader of – and a contributor to – <i>FashionBeans</i>, my articles (as well as my wardrobe) are often inspired by these very pages. …

How Should a Suit Fit? Your Easy-to-Follow Visual Guide | The Art of Manliness

If you’re dressing on a budget, one of the most popular pieces of advice out there is to buy off-the-rack suits in the best fit you can get, and then …

Men's Fashion And Style Glossary

A comprehensive glossary of key men's fashion and style terminology. <b>Updated weekly, check back regularly to continue your education...</b><p>Accessories<p>An …

Men’s Fashion Basics – Part 97 – DIY Tailoring

As most us know, when it comes to dressing with style, rule #1 is making sure that your clothes fit you. It may sound like an obvious concept, but …

Men’s Fashion Basics – Part 92 – Trouser, Socks & Shoes Combinations

Sometimes it’s the simplest of things that can cause you the most frustration. Whether it’s that one tie that just can’t be knotted at the right …

How To Choose The Right Sunglasses For Your Face Shape

Most men don’t own a vast number of accessories. Often it’s a case of the bare necessities: a watch (so we’re not late), a scarf (so we don’t freeze …

The Ultimate Streamlined Capsule Wardrobe

Introduction<p>Following on from my last article on being a menswear junkie, I thought I’d share a little secret with you. After my rehab in Beverly …

How to Remove Common Clothing Stains | The Art of Manliness

<i>Plop.</i><p>That’s the sound of BBQ sauce landing on your brand new blazer coat as you’re chowing down on some mouthwatering ribs.<p>Dadgummit. You need to …