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

How To Tie A Full / Double Windsor Knot & What Not To Do — Gentleman's Gazette

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

The 3 Families Every Young Man Needs to Grow Up Well

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, …


The Ivy Style Primer — Gentleman's Gazette

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

How is whiskey made? The alchemy of aging bourbon

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

35 life hacks for the modern gentleman

Confidence is never having to worry if your shoes match your suit — because there's a chart for that.

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 …

Domestic Technology

6 grooming rules every modern gentleman needs to follow

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 …


A gentleman’s guide to the thank you letter

Many of us find writing thank you letters a rather tedious palaver, especially during a busy summer. However, nearly everyone likes to receive a …


Cane Guns - For the Discerning Gentleman

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 …


The Problem with the Martini

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 …

25 Tips to Dress More Elegantly — Gentleman's Gazette

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 …


Raise a glass to Harry Truman, the Bourbon President

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

"Everyone wants to be Cary Grant. Even I want to be Cary Grant" Cit. Cary Grant #inspiration #classy #elegance #eleganza #style #instamood #picoftheday #dailyquote #Hollywood

How to Use a Hotel Concierge

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 …



How to button a blazer

How to Travel Like a Gentleman: Advice from 1875

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

Europe Travel

3 Advanced Ways To Tie a Bow Tie — Gentleman's Gazette

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 …

23 Short Stories You’ll Want To Read Over And Over Again

And again and again.

We asked the BuzzFeed Community what their favorite short stories were. Here is just a small selection of stories they picked.

1. “Where Are You Going? Where Have You Been?” by Joyce Carol Oates

What it’s about: Oates gives a whole new meaning to the phrase “stranger danger” when …

Short Stories

Manvotional: Facing the Mistakes of Life

Facing the Mistakes of Life
From The Crown of Individuality, 1909

By William George Jordan

There are only two classes of people who never make …

The Only Five Suits You'll Ever Need to Own

J. Crew

Glasses For Wine, Beer, Cocktails & Drinkware Guide — Gentleman's Gazette

Apparently it doesn’t take much to call yourself a ‘whisky bar’ these days and they’re popping up all over the country. I’m often asked by friends …


The New Rules of Grilling

Seven ways to improve your barbecue game, from one of America's best young butchers.

After a successful career as a bass guitarist in various indie rock bands, Bryan Mayer, age 41, decided to switch disciplines and eventually settled on butchering. He read a few books, hacked apart some animals and …


Best State to Buy Bourbon

As bourbon becomes more and more popular in the U.S., finding that new special release has become more of a hunt than ever. Forget about …

The Cocktail Hour

Whether you sip it with friends, chug it before hitting the dance floor, or take it as a post-work pick-me-up, there’s clearly nothing like a …

Salt, booze-washing and the science behind the perfect cocktail

It might seem counterintuitive, but, in a world overflowing with fancy bitters and spherical ice makers, the thing your cocktail is missing is actually much simpler: salt.

Dave Arnold, the mixologist behind high-tech cocktail bar Booker and Dax, shared this secret with Gastropod in a new episode …

Healthy Eating

Masculine Bedroom Decor — Gentleman's Gazette

For those who are married or living with their partner, being able to decorate your bedroom may not be an option. But for men who are living the …

WINKPENS - Write with Wine, Juice or Tea. Get Creative. by Jessica Chan

A glass fountain pen built to write with raw inks. Easily load this pen with virtually any fluid that contains a staining property.