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11 Life Skills Every Modern Man Should Master

1 How To Give Your Brain A Rest By Meditating

Working against a tight deadline? Skipping lunch? Finding it difficult to breathe? If this is sounding …

Life Skills

5 style rules to get dressed by | The Gentlemans Journal | The latest in style and grooming, food and drink, business, lifestyle, culture, sports, restaurants, nightlife, travel and power.

Men’s style is a sartorial minefield of sorts; there are a number of faux pas that can ruin a great look in an instant and negotiating them can be a …


Balmoral Boots Guide — Gentleman's Gazette

In our series on shoes & boots, we have included both formal and casual options. Today, we would like to continue this series with the rather formal …


A Three-Way Battle for Pastrami Supremacy

As a girlfriend says to George in a fifth-season episode of Seinfeld, "I find pastrami to be the most sensual of all the salted cured meats." And …


An Important Reminder to Stay Humble


Success has a way of getting to your head. Sometimes it's important to take a step back to put it all in perspective.

With the amount of chaos in the startup culture, it's easy to lose perspective of the world around us. From time to time, no matter if you're an entrepreneur or a …


Teddy Roosevelt’s 10 Rules For Reading

Theodore Roosevelt was perhaps the most well-read president. On a normal day he’d read a book before breakfast with another two later in the day. …


Leonard Nimoy: What I've Learned

Life lessons from the late Star Trek actor.

Leonard Nimoy, the actor immortally known as Spock in Star Trek, died this morning at his home in Los Angeles. Read the quotes from his 2013 What I've Learned interview in Esquire UK below.

Best piece of advice I ever got was from John F Kennedy when I was

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10 Lovely Quotes From Mister Rogers About Love

Mister Rogers taught us about kindness, imagination, wonder, and countless other life lessons. Above all else, he emphasized the importance of …


Bourbon & Girl Scout Cookie Pairings - The Bourbon Review

By Elizabeth Roach

To some, it might be sacrilege, but for this former Brownie, it’s a divine pairing: Bourbon & Girl Scout cookies. You don’t need to …

This Is How to Button Your Jacket The Right Way

The only 6 rules you need to know.

1. Suits and Blazers

With one-button, three-button, and double-breasted suits and sport coats floating around, it can be hard to know what to button when. Here are the only rules you need to know:

The One-Button Jacket

This one is easy; it should be buttoned while …


How to Smoke A Cigar: An Illustrated Guide

Many a man will occasionally smoke a cigar, be it during a round of golf, a wedding, or celebrating the birth of a child; but not many men know how …


Sports Jackets vs. Blazers vs. Suit Jackets: What’s the Difference?

Sports jackets. Suit jackets. Blazers. Most men use these terms interchangeably, as do many men’s clothing retailers.Because of this, the differences …



The 24 Best Winter Cocktails to Get You Through the Cold


Infographic: Analyze Hitchcock With This Statistical Breakdown of His Movies

The Guardian celebrates what would have been Alfred Hitchcock’s 114th birthday with a deep look at some data mined from his filmography.

The best way to pay tribute to a filmmaker whose lead characters almost always operated out of obsession is by digging in obsessively, and with its recent tribute …


Personal Responsibility 101: Why Is It So Hard to Own Up to Our Mistakes?

“All this has been my fault. I asked more of my men than should have been asked of them.” –Robert E. Lee, after heavy Confederate losses at Pickett’s …


Vintage Men’s Fashion Ads & What You Can Learn From Them

Looking back in time can often turn out to be quite helpful when you want to find out how you can individualize your personal style. At a time when …


Bringing Back the Hat

Up until the 1950s, men were rarely seen out and about without a hat sitting upon their head. Since that time, the wearing of hats has seen a …


That's Not A Fedora (And Stop Wearing It)

The trilby has become the cheesy default hat for too many men, and it’s a mistake.

There’s a meme going around some circles that guys who wear fedoras …


100% Wool 40 R Chaps Ralph Lauren Two Button Black Tuxedo Jacket

Ask Nick: Neapolitan Jackets Versus English Jackets

Our fashion director explains the difference between these two crucial jacket styles.

What's the difference between the shoulders in Neapolitan and English jackets?


In Neapolitan jackets, there is next to no padding supporting the shoulder, whereas English ones provide varying degrees of …


Always a gentleman: A review of Waterman blue-black ink

I was always taught as a child that a change is as good as a rest… So in that vein I have decided to take a short (one review) break from the series …


7 Ways to Level Up Your Morning Coffee Routine

Few rituals in my life are as consistent or as enjoyable as slowly and meticulously brewing my wife and I fresh coffee every morning. While most …


Screen Style - Sherlock