Thiago Rocha

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The Watch Terms You Need To Know

We all know that a good watch has the power to instantly upgrade any outfit. But whatever about how they look – actually understanding how they work, …

Watches

The Seven Best Diving Watches To Buy Now

Taking the plunge? The super scuba timepieces that will ensure you won’t be out of your depth<p>For almost as long as wristwatches have existed, people …

Watches

The 10 Best Small Watches You Can Buy Today

In the past 20 years or so, watches have gotten big. Really big. Some attribute the rise of the oversized watch to Sylvester Stallone and the revival …

Watches

This Is What Women Really Think Of Men’s Watches

A new survey asked women to rate men's watches, from sleek minimalist pieces to chunky, flashy wrist cannons. This is what they said appealed to them.<p>…

Watches

The 50 Best British Menswear Brands

Okay, hands up: we’re biased. But it’s no exaggeration to say that British menswear has been a standard-bearer in men’s fashion for centuries. Its …

Men's Fashion

The 50 Coolest Menswear Stores In The World

The definitive list of the very best menswear stores from around the world. From Tokyo to Berlin, Newcastle to Vancouver, Sweden to San Francisco - …

Die Hard

Men’s Smart-Casual: What It Means & How To Dress For It

Trying to find the true meaning of the phrase smart-casual can quickly turn into a nightmare. The Oxford Dictionary defines it as “neat, …

Men's Fashion

6 Looks That Prove The Black Suit Is Back

Black suits are subject to a litany of misconceptions. They’re not solely for bouncers with a superiority complex. They’re not just for waiters, …

Men's Fashion

The Key Men’s Style Lessons To Learn From The Military

Military clothing and men's fashion have been close allies for centuries. These are the military style lessons we could all learn from the armed …

Men's Fashion

7 Modern Trouser Styles All Men Should Own

Statement jackets and the latest kicks are always going to be top of men’s lust lists, but don’t let high-wattage clobber blind you to the …

Men's Fashion

The Most Iconic Men’s Boots Ever Made

The best men's boots ever made were all built for purpose: to protect our feet from the elements. That they look good in the process is just our good …

Men's Fashion

Kind of Obsessed: This Affordable Mechanical Watch Made Me A Watch Nerd

When my girlfriend offered to buy me a watch for the holidays a year and a half ago, I knew little about watches. I had no idea what I wanted, and …

How To Wear Menswear’s Most Underrated Colour: Brown

Brown gets a raw deal when it comes to clothing. Brown shoes, fine. A belt, sure. But brown pretty much anything else is roundly shunned as unwelcome …

Men's Fashion

The Best Men’s Watches That Don’t Cost A Fortune

These affordable watch brands are producing high quality timepieces that belie their cheap price points, proving that you don't need to spend …

Watches

Jazz for Beginners: How to Listen to Jazz | The Art of Manliness

Jazz.<p>It’s the music that many men say they like, but don’t actually know anything about.<p>Which is a shame for a whole host of reasons.<p>For starters, …

Are 30-Second Sprints The Best Way To Get Fit Fast?

If you want to get fit faster, adding high-intensity efforts, such as 30-seconds sprint training, will give you impressive results. For anyone who …

Why You Should Consider A Diving Watch

These days, you’re much more likely to find a diving watch in the boardroom than you are near the Great Barrier Reef. Because dive watches are seldom …

How to Use Eye Contact to Improve Your Business and Love Life | The Art of Manliness

In our first post in this two-part series on eye contact, we discussed the importance of eye contact and some of the reasons we don’t always feel …

Adidas Boost: the Sneaker Technology that Changed a Company's Fortunes | GQ

It's been five years since Adidas's squishy white foam—known as "Boost"—first hit shelves. Here, we break down just how important Boost has been to Adidas—and how it changed the sneaker industry forever.<p><b>Back in 2012,</b> if you asked anyone what the hottest sneaker brand in the world was and they …

agnès b. Debuts Sweeping Fall/Winter 2018 Collection

Suit meets street.<p>The eponymously designed agnès b. hit the Paris runway with a blend of suits and loungy sportswear, inflected with bold patterns and executed in a range of relaxed, yet sharp, cuts.<p>Kicking off the show, a range of tailoring staples — dress trousers, double-breasted overcoats — …

10 Timeless Wall Clocks to Anchor Your Living Room

<i>Last Updated January, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>The first successful attempt …

Living Rooms

Kind of Obsessed: This Is the Best Leather Duffel for Your Money

If you travel frequently, you know the importance of durable, functional luggage. You need a bag that can accommodate a range of contents and …

Shopping

Let’s Talk About… Fashion Football Scarves

You can split the MR PORTER team into two distinct groups: those who follow football and those who don’t. The former includes Messrs Tom M Ford and …

Is Soccer Replacing Skateboarding as Fashion’s Bandwagon of the Moment? | GQ

Koché’s excellent pre-fall show puts an exclamation point on the year’s most enduring trend.<p>Yesterday at the Strand bookstore in Manhattan, several dozen fashion editors, buyers, and Bushwick-famous stylish kids gathered in the rare-books room and huddled in the narrow passageways between the …

Adidas Originals

The Fascinating and Humble History of the NATO Watch Strap

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: This post has been updated with new picks for 2017. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Whether or not you know …

Watches

What Your Choice In Suits Really Says About You

Judging a man by his clothes is poor form - but we can’t help but notice that sometimes our choices in apparel (particularly our tailoring) tell …

Men's Fashion

How To Be More Influential At Work

It happens a few times a week: you’re presented with a little window of opportunity to persuade, to influence, to score a workplace win. But what …

Which Coat Is Right For You?

Make your biggest clothing investment this year your smartest one<p>What constitutes a good investment? Having recently picked up a new car and lost a …

I have an idea for an app, now what?

Mobile apps are more popular today than ever before.<p>With 5 million total apps currently available for download on Google’s Play Store and Apple’s App …

24 Jackets and Coats for Every Type of Weather

<i>Last Updated November, 2017: This post has been updated with new selections for 2017.</i><p>Outerwear is an investment. Well-made coats and jackets are …

Men's Fashion