Forget buying her flowers…get some for yourself instead.

Written by Sunjeev Prasad Men’s fashion goes floral. To set the record straight this isn’t supposed to be taken literally – feel free to buy yourself a bouquet if that’s what your heart desires. In this context, the flowers being referred to has to do with the rise in popularity of floral patterns in menswear […]

Getting Dressed for the Date – Ladies’ Edition

Ladies we know you love to shop… If you don’t then we’re jealous of your credit card statement. But for those of you who do enjoy expanding your closets, Calgary has some great places to do so. Like we said with the gents, malls are boring and boutique shopping is where it’s at. Showing up […]

Getting Ready for the Date – Men’s Edition

So, you’re all suited up like Barney Stinson but you’re in the middle of a mullet-growing competition with the boys or, perhaps, you’ve let Movember run well past No Shave March and you’re looking a little more “Duck Dynasty” than you hoped.  Here’s a list of places in Calgary to tidy up your flow before […]

Getting Dressed for the Date – Men’s Edition

We’ve told you where to eat, where to drink and where to play in the city, but what about where to shop? Ya of course there’s the mall (yawn) but as Macklemore says “that shirt’s hello dough, but having the same one as six other people in this club is a hella don’t.” So skip […]

Made to measure – Made to fit

Local style-guy Akash Bir tells you men how to measure up. Men.  It’s time.  Its finally time to invest in a suit. Or hell, even a blazer.  I see it everyday.  This guy is wearing a three button suit, the other guy is wearing an over sized sport coat with ill sized tacky khaki’s. It’s […]

Man Style: Do’s &Dont’s

Local man-style specialist Akash Bir weighs in on men’s fashion trends.  So the selfie infused, Jared Leto clad Oscar’s are over.  Christmas is done.  Your NYE hangover is finally cured, our visas are paid off with mediocrity.  You’ve successfully failed at all your dietary resolutions.  In fact you may have even gained a few “ell-bees” […]