A Gentleman's Guide to Living Well

By Scott Monty | Keeping alive manners, style, grooming, and other gentlemanly pursuits.

Masters of Love

Science says lasting relationships come down to—you guessed it—kindness and generosity.<p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the year, about 13,000 American couples will say “I do,” committing to a lifelong relationship that will be full of friendship, joy, and love that will carry …

9 Gifts for the Modern Whisky Drinker

Wine & Spirits

How Much Does Daniel Craig Dress Like Sean Connery? – The Suits of James Bond

Though Daniel Craig’s clothes in <i>Skyfall</i> and <i>Spectre</i> follow the current 1960s-inspired fashion trends, the clothes have some fundamental differences …

Daniel Craig

Comment on James Bond’s Odd Jackets and Sports Coats by Ryan Hall

The thing that annoys me is about whenever I wear a sports jacket or blazer to a social function. usually Somebody always makes the comment why are …

Clothing

How to Find a Good Tailor

If you’ve read our style articles over the years, you’ll notice a recurring piece of advice: <i>get everything adjusted to a custom fit!</i>Fit will make or …

Small Business

How to Properly Butter & Eat Bread

To many, the mysterious world of table etiquette is one that remains largely unexplored. Beyond taking off our hats, keeping our elbows off the …

Cooking

The Surprising History of Hot Chocolate

‘Tis the season for hot cocoa.<p>At least it is for red-cheeked children who are looking to warm up after coming in from a well-spent snow day.<p>And for …

Cocktail history: You don't want to know what your parents were drinking in 1966

<i>Musso & Frank bartender Ruben Rueda (48 years) knows that some people are now calling for a "wet" martini, but most still want them old-school dry -</i> …

Wine & Spirits

Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

Recipe by: Mort Tibble<p>"A yummy and traditional addition to the holiday feast. If you intend to make this, the timing has to be juuuuust right. I …

This Week's Must-Haves: Nintendo's New NES Is a Total '80s Throwback

This week, the Adweek staff is highlighting Nintendo's new (and improved) NES system, Timex's subtly smart watch, Stubbs & Wootton's snarky slippers …

Where to Put Your Stuff In Your Suit

The whole point of wearing a suit is to create a sleek, smooth look for yourself. So you don’t want to ruin that dapper silhouette by stuffing your …

Clothing

Reasons Why a Man Should Carry a Hankie [VISUAL GUIDE]

WWII Wisdom on the Qualities and Responsibilities of a True Leader

<i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from FM 22-5, an Army field manual on leadership published in 1946. Its contents were formulated during</i> …

World War II

Hector and Achilles: Two Paths to Manliness

For the Ancient Greeks, Homer’s<i> Iliad</i> was the Bible on <i>andreia</i> — that is, manliness, particularly manly courage.Alexander the Great was said to have …

Mythology

100 USD vs. 500 Dollar Men's Dress Shoes — Gentleman's Gazette

Just like with suits, there’s a huge difference between inexpensive and the more expensive shoe. In this guide, we will help you to identify what’s …

Shoes

Turnbull Asser

The Dr No White Cotton Shirt as seen on James Bond<p>The Dr No White Cotton Shirt as seen on James Bond<p>$335.00<p>The Dr No Blue Cotton Shirt as seen on …

Mount Rushmore Turns 75: Pictures

United States

Symphony guide: Saint-Saëns's Third (the Organ symphony)

Don't consign Saint-Saëns's organ symphony to the orchestral glue-factory for knackered thoroughbreds. This was a cutting-edge - and gloriously tuneful - work.<p>• All articles in this series<p>"I gave everything to it I was able to give. What I have here accomplished, I will never achieve again." Thus …

The 50 greatest recordings of all time | Classical

Rating:<p>Each month at <i>BBC Music Magazine</i> we receive hundreds of recordings, and hundreds of thousands have been made since the advent of recorded …

Wagner's Ring Cycle: where to start

The <i>Ring</i> - it's immense. Long, dense, mythological and, to top it all off, in German. The worst thing you could do, though, is be intimidated by it. …

Comment on Pants Rise Explained (and Why Low Rise Isn’t Always Your Best Choice) by iwod

I have yet to find high rise jeans for men. With slim cut. ( Not regular or boot cut )I wanted high rise jeans for nearly over a decade. Before high …

15 Men's Grooming Mistakes — Gentleman's Gazette

Style is what you put on your body. Grooming is how you present your body. Even the most stylish men can leave grooming as an afterthought. However, …

The Lanesborough in London Named Europe’s Best Hotel

<b>A new hotel ranking has pronounced The Lanesborough in London the best hotel in Europe and given Italy the highest number of honours.</b><p>In their …

What’s the Difference Between Bourbon and Whiskey?

All bourbon is whiskey, but not all whiskey is bourbon.<p>Two bottles diverged on a shelf in a liquor store: one bourbon, one whiskey. You stood there …

Wine & Spirits