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How to Dress for a Job Interview in Summer

Posted by Igee Okafor on Jan 5, 2018 9:11:58 AM

It's that time of the season where changes in career moves are being made. Whether you're working on securing a new internship at a start up or a full time position at a Fortune 500 company, we can agree that securing an opportunity is one thing. Figuring out how best to present yourself physically whilst trying to secure that opportunity, is another. 

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Topics: Advice

Dressing Down: The Double-Breasted Blazer

Posted by Igee Okafor on Dec 13, 2017 1:34:19 PM

I often preach the importance of versatility in every article of clothing we wear. By versatility, I mean being able to dress up, or dress down a piece of clothing, whilst also making sure it transcends seasons.

For the longest time, the double-breasted suit/blazer has remained one of the most formal, and prestigious articles of clothing ever constructed. While I appreciate the more ceremonial characteristics of this item of clothing, I'm always looking for unconventional ways to change perspective, so I don't feel restricted or stuck in a personal style rut. In light of demonstrating this, I'm showing that the double-breasted blazer can also work in a more easy going setting. 

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Topics: Advice

New Year's Resolutions: Personal Style Revision

Posted by Igee Okafor on Dec 6, 2017 2:26:40 PM

"New Year, New Me." I'm sure we've all heard those four words before and as cliche as they may sound, sometimes the idea of a new year does necessitate a blank slate.  

I've always been a fan of making New Year's Resolutions. Ever since I was a little boy, it was something that my family made sure I did and it stuck ever since. I believe in having positive goals, putting it out there and trying your best to stick with them.

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Topics: Advice

Suiting Fit For The Colder Season: The Charcoal Herringbone Suit

Posted by Igee Okafor on Nov 15, 2017 12:12:26 PM

Words by: Igee Okafor
Photography by: Daniel D'Ottavio

Transitioning into colder months, it is essential that we trade in clothing with lighter fabrics for heavier ones with tactile quality such as the herringbone suit. For those who are unaware, "Herringbone" is one of the most prevalent fabrics in menswear that can be woven in various forms. Its pattern is visually appealing without reading as flamboyant or overwhelming. 

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Topics: News

The Essential Every Man Should Own: The Navy Suit

Posted by Igee Okafor on Oct 31, 2017 1:12:07 PM
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Topics: Insider, Suits, Advice

Improving Your Best Self: A Gentleman's Guide

Posted by Igee Okafor on Sep 27, 2017 9:59:24 AM
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Topics: Insider, Lifestyle, Advice