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Fashion = Magic x (beard length + Instagram)

  “I can’t believe people just come up with random crap that turn into trends and the whole world just goes crazy for it!” That’s the kind of statement that could get you slapped. And I think I deserve a reward for not slapping this person. “Fashion is a science!!” I hissed. And I’m right. Do you honestly think designers like Karl Lagerfeld and Vivienne Westwood invest millions each season into random ideas and scribbles dreamt up out of nothingness? No. They spend months planning every single detail of their collection to present it to the world to be scrutinised by fashion experts, bloggers and wannabe fashionistas who come from across the globe or glue themselves to their Twitter feeds...

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Forget palms if you want to read into a man’s life. Look at his nails!

Forget palms if you want to read into a man’s life. Look at his nails: are they chewed to the quick, are they grubby and long? Yes? I’m sorry guys, I’m gonna have to ask the ladies to step away. In today’s world the term “metrosexual” no longer prompts giggles but is an acceptable and appreciated description of the modern man. It’s no longer strange for men to go for facials, waxes, manicures or pedicures. Most salons offer a metrosexual pamper package and the rise of the male-only salon is on the horizon. Sure, getting french tips might be going a little over the top, but getting those toenails clipped professionally will not only prevent ingrown nails, it will also...

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Socks and the City

Socks and the City It is said that much can be told about a man judging by his shoes. In my opinion, you can tell even more by his socks.Long gone are the days when socks were merely worn for comfort. More and more, men are looking to their socks to make a statement and adding a bold pair to your outfit is a good place to start when experimenting with fashion. And the assortment surely won’t disappoint! These days there’s something for everyone: stripes for when you’re feeling preppy, and flashy prints in brighter colours when you’re looking to make a daring statement. Unless you’re a student at some art school – please gents, stay away from marijuana leaf...

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