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The 9 types of men's collars and when to wear them

Here are the most common styles in menswear, along with a little guidance.<p>Distinctive quality: the narrow space between the two collar points, which are often not covered by the jacket lapels.<p>Recommended for: traditionalists, minimalists, bowtie wearers, formal shirts, guys with round faces, narrow …

Men's Fashion

Casual Patterned Flannel Suits

I love suits, but California’s dress down culture means that I’m almost always in sport coats instead. Or casual suits, such as ones made from linen or cotton, which I admittedly still mostly wear as suit separates.<p>Lately, however, I’ve been wanting to get something in-between these two worlds – something dressier than a sport coat, but not as formal as a navy worsted suit. Tan wool gabardine is a good choice for this sort of thing. Gabardine is a tightly woven twill that’ll keep you warmer …

Slow Cooker Beef and Barley Soup

Hearty and delicious slow cooker beef and barley soup – the ultimate comfort food. When the entire family is struck down with the sniffles you know …

Slow Cookers

Extra thick and fudgy brownies

Gooey chocolate brownies topped with Nutella spread and chocolate chips and toffee bits.<p>It's been over a month since I've posted a brownie recipe. …

Dessert

Generation Adderall

Have you ever been to Enfield? I had never even heard of it until I was 23 and living in London for graduate school. One afternoon, I received notification that a package whose arrival I had been anticipating for days had been bogged down in customs and was now in a FedEx warehouse in Enfield, an …

Mind

How Does a Gold-and-Black Dive Watch Fly Under the Radar?

In the automotive world, we call them sleepers: cars that pack warp-speed performance beneath an unassuming exterior. These wolves in sheep’s …

The Watch News You Missed This Week

<i>The watch industry is awash with too much news to cover. Each week, we’ll break down everything worth knowing. This week: Stan Wawrinka wins the US</i> …

5 best CrossFit workouts to gain more power

There’s a good chance if you read this publication regularly that you know how to build strength and size. But what about building explosive power? …

The Right Beard Length For You

The best thing about beards, foamy-moustache funtimes aside, is their impermanence. Maybe you’ll grow one and forever shall it remain. Perhaps you’ll …

Why It’s Time To Upgrade To A Mechanical Watch

If you Google ‘Jeremy Corbyn wristwatch’, you’ll discover that the leader of the opposition (such as it is) wears a quartz Timex. His is a gnarled …

Fail-Proof Anniversary and Birthday Gifts For Her

It seems to me that gifts – for a significant other or otherwise – can be broken out into four main categories. They are: thoughtful stuff—presents …

Living Rooms

How to Buy a New Watch for Less

Reports are streaming out of Switzerland, all sharing a common thread: the modern watch market is tanking. In July, the Swatch Group, the global …

Best headphones under $100

Everybody expects more for less these days, and headphones are no exception. Fortunately, the modern headphone renaissance has produced headphones …

Audiophile

6 Men's Fashion Essentials For A Timeless & Stylish Wardrobe - Part 2

It’s true that good advice is like medicine for the soul. Particularly, when the subject matter is vast, easily generalised and quick to cause …

Men's Fashion

Inside Jungle House, the modern wonder hidden in Brazil's rainforest

Nestled in the mountainous, lush coastline of São Paulo state, the Jungle House surveys its territory.<p>On the roof it has an infinity pool and wooden deck, with a fire pit and hot tub, that looks out across the surrounding rainforest canopy and to the ocean beyond.<p>It has been built into the hills, …

20 Best Men’s Shorts For Summer

Uniqlo Men Chino Shorts<p>A simple cotton short that goes great with everything from a simple tee to a button-up shirt. Made from 100 percent cotton …

Diving with the Tudor Pelagos, One Breath at a Time

“Breathing is life, therefore to stop breathing is not normal,” says Morgan Bourc’his, a French champion freediver. “So freediving is symbolic of …

Review: Arc'teryx Assault Gloves, FR

<b>Review: Arc’teryx Assault Gloves, FR</b><p><i>Dave Merrill</i><p>The past several months I’ve been using Arc’teryx Assault Gloves for any situation that requires …

Self Defense

The Best Japanese Watch Brands

From cameras to cars, the West has often looked to the Land of the Rising Sun for technological innovation. And Japan’s mammoth watchmaking industry …

11 Rare Watches the World’s Rich Guys Will Fight Over This Weekend

Private jets from New York, Hong Kong, and the Middle East are en route to Geneva for one of the most important timepiece auctions on the planet.<p>Every May and November, the world's auction houses set up shop in Geneva, Switzerland, for some epic watch sales. And as one might expect, these …

12 Best Dive Watches Under $1,000

Seiko Men’s Prospex Automatic Dive Watch<p>Known as the “Baby Tuna,” this Seiko serves as a solid introduction into the dive watch world. It features a …

3 Ways to Cut Your Hair This Summer

Meet the Shaved Head, the Grown Out Hipster and the Rocker — the three hairstyles of summer ’16. We visited NYC stylist Joey Silvestera, owner of …

Hair

Swiss Watches: A Guide To Buying The Perfect Timepiece

<i>The following article has been sponsored by Swiss Concept</i><p>The Swiss timepiece is a pertinent tool to any man’s wardrobe arsenal. Going well beyond its …

Watches

Like super-rugged mountain biking? Four of the toughest rides of your life

Rugged mountain bikers who have Iceland, Peru, Switzerland or British Columbia on their radar, take note.<p>Trek Travel, an active vacation company specializing in cycling vacations, has teamed up with Canadian-based Big Mountain Bike Adventures to off-road bike tours to these hilly climes.<p>Each …

The Nerd from James Bond Has Some Killer Hair (And So Can You!)

Ben Whishaw, who you may know as "Q" from the most recent James Bond films, is the epitome of #longhairgoals.<p>In the last two James Bond films, Q, the computer wiz/inventor behind Daniel Craig's latest and greatest gadgets, has been played by up-and-coming actor Benjamin Whishaw. In the movies, …

Our Favorite Watches Under $5,000 (And A Couple Of Amazing Options Under $500)

Here at HODINKEE, we like watches. We like them a lot. And though we do sometimes write about watches that inhabit stratospheric price points, we …

14 things successful people do before breakfast

Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must set aside their first hours of the day to invest in their top-priority activities before other people's priorities come rushing in.<p>Science supports this strategy. Vanderkam …

Success

Icon: Rolex Military Submariner

Photo Courtesy of Antiquorum<p>If the Rolex Submariner is the most famous dive watch, then the Rolex Military Submariner, or MilSub, is the most famous …

Flannel Shirts Are the New Business Shirts This Fall

Never mind all those ’90s grunge associations—the flannel shirt has been recut as a business shirt. That means: high-end fabric that looks right with a suit, a slim 2015 fit, office-ready patterns like gingham, and even a spread collar that can take a tie. There’s also a practical reason to get a …

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