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By Scott Monty | Keeping alive manners, style, grooming, and other gentlemanly pursuits.
When it comes to traveling, some men are careful packers. They make a list and carefully lay out the clothes they need for their trip a day or two …How-To's
Editor’s Note: Though Winston Churchill had a magnificent adulthood, and said he had become “happier every year since I became a man,” he still …Winston Churchill
I grew up in Memphis with a faint tantalizing aroma emanating from my father’s whiskey glass.
He drank Kentucky straight bourbon, not its first cousin, Tennessee whiskey, made according to stricter rules and, Dad thought, too sweet.
His brand was the utilitarian Jim Beam, at a time when bourbon was …Bourbon Whiskey
“All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast.” –John GuntherI couldn’t agree more with Mr. Gunther. Some of my favorite moments at home are spent …French Toast
"CIVILISATION begins," William Faulkner once pronounced, "with distillation." He may have felt differently had he considered Georgian London, a major …Crack Cocaine
Early one morning in June, a Panama hat weaver named Simon Espinal sat down to work at a wooden table in his house in Pile, an obscure village hidden in the hills near Montecristi, in Ecuador's steamy coastal lowlands.
Selecting eight threadlike strands of toquilla straw from a special stock of …Panama
Alfred Hitchcock left a peerless legacy of the stylishly macabre. In this year’s Hollywood Portfolio, Keira Knightley, Javier Bardem, Seth Rogen, and other stars channel iconic moments from the director’s greatest hits.Hollywood
The other day, I visited the VW Phaeton manufacturing plant in Dresden, Germany. The facility is absolutely beautiful and the cars they assemble …Footwear
Everything Bond gathered in one place. From film guides to Spectre news, it's all here.James Bond
Have a Son Leaving the Nest Soon? Prepare Him to Thrive By Gifting a Copy of Heading Out on Your Own
Back-to-school time is just around the corner, and for many young men out there, that means not only returning to class, but leaving home for the …Life Skills
The Windsor Knot is one of the most popular tie knots, yet it is often confused with the Half- Windsor knot and hence also known as the Double …Southern Ontario
Humans are social beings. For most of history, we lived together in small tribes made up of extended families. Within the tribe, a boy had parents, …Family
For many, the Ivy, Prep, and Trad styles tend to blend together in a way that makes it difficult to differentiate them from one another.We’ve …Ivy League
Let’s first get past tradition. This guide is not exclusive to those who attend or are alumnus of ivy league schools and preparatory academies in the …
Perhaps more than any other product, bourbon whiskey is sold on the process. It's all filtering through charcoal for several epochs and wizened old …Bourbon Whiskey
There are certain things every guy should know.
From how to properly cook a steak to clear-cut rules on matching your dress shoes to your suit, these tips will make every guy's life a little easier.
CLOTHING & STYLE
1. Roll your shirt sleeves the right way.
Instead of rolling the cuff slowly up your …Domestic Technology
No matter their individual taste or style, impeccably groomed men invariably have the same principles when it comes to looking good and looking after themselves. If you need to seriously up your game, follow these pointers to sharpen your image.
Keep a regular date with your barber
Having your hair …London
Many of us find writing thank you letters a rather tedious palaver, especially during a busy summer. However, nearly everyone likes to receive a …Handwriting
Harkening back to the days of true Gentleman, boutique can manufacturer Boris Palatnik offers a CO2 powered ball bearning cane gun for sale. The cane …Guns
When the Sazerac Co. bought a run-down whiskey factory on the banks of the Kentucky River in 1992, it renovated the compound and rechristened it Buffalo Trace Distillery, after the trails cut into the countryside by bison centuries ago. Yet the name change prompted a question as predictable as the …Liquor
I know several people who probably followed this link just to tell me that there is no problem with the Martini, that it is the Platonic ideal of gin …
Yesterday, I came across a post about the “25 pieces of basic sartorial knowledge” that every man should purportedly have. Since it was listed as a …
Truman’s fondness for bourbon not only broadened his appeal, but also helped him defeat his much-heralded opponent, Republican Thomas Dewey.
Now that we are officially in the throes of the 2016 presidential election race, the media is obsessed with weighing the merits of one candidate’s platform …Political History
A few years ago, Kate and I took a trip to San Francisco for business. The company that flew us out there set us up in a high-end hotel right near …Concierges
How to button a blazer
Editor’s note: The excerpt below comes from a book published in 1875: A Gentleman’s Guide to Etiquette by Cecil B. Hartley. Hartley has previously …European Travel
Recently, we created a video that teaches beginners How To Tie A Bow Tie, so it works every single time, and we already got a lot of feedback from …