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Rolling your shirtsleeves up at the office

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian S Aug 17, 2012. 25 Replies

How many of you guys roll your shirtsleeves up at work? Is it just to be comfy, the stop the cuffs from fraying or to make a formal situation less formal?Continue

New Member

Started this discussion. Last reply by MarkTalbert Jul 31, 2012. 9 Replies

Hi GentlemenI am a new member. I am originally from Scotland but currently live/ work in the Middle East. Looking forward to meeting other members for chat/ discussions.Continue


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Brian S commented on Dan Whaley's group The Kilted Ones
"I normally wear the kilt to formal occasions, the guy in the pic clearly has no such illusions! Good for him!"
Aug 17
Brian S replied to Larry Boettcher's discussion Multi Colored Beard in the group Men with Beards
"Mine has multi colours, brown, reddish, grey. Looks ok to me. I don't think I would use bleach on my skin anywhere, sounds like trouble to me!"
Jul 26
Brian S replied to Larry Boettcher's discussion Cutting It Off? in the group Men with Beards
"Seems to be an ongoing thing. Beards at work, or ties at work. Am ok with a tie. Generally roll my sleeves up so it's all good. Beards are no problem where I work luckily."
Jul 26
Brian S replied to Larry Boettcher's discussion Cutting It Off? in the group Men with Beards
"I would find it hard to shave mine off. I went for an interview whilst growing and I got the job so now am almost fully bearded."
Jul 26
Brian S commented on Nolan Poulson's group The Barbershop
"I love a proper shave. I mostly do my beard etc myself but sometimes a real shave is called for. Just found a new place in Birmingham, UK which is awesome"
Jul 26
Brian S replied to Alex Romo's discussion What's your manly hobby?
"I took up shooting again last year after a very long break. Am hoping to go again this year.  Nice to enjoy some sport and some fresh air and some travel too!"
Jul 26
Brian S updated their profile
Jul 12
Brian S commented on Bruce Uall's group The Shirtless Man
"yea 32C is only 89 F I think "
Jun 28
Brian S commented on Bruce Uall's group The Shirtless Man
"The weather keeps changing here but we got a 32C day next week, so no reason to wear a shirt except at work."
Jun 28
Brian S replied to Chad's discussion Beard trim at the barber in the group Men with Beards
"I tend to look for guys of Middle Eastern or Pakistani descent as they come from a beard "culture" and therefore know how to trim, shape beards in a very precise way. I am lucky in that respect as there are many where I live. I had a great…"
Apr 16
Brian S replied to Nick the Clever's discussion What Did You Major in, and Why?
"I majored in Arabic. I chose languages because I am quite good at picking them up, but I was supposed to Major in Russian and French. I decided to study Arabic instead of French and it worked out quite well. I worked in Banking in Japan and the…"
Apr 1
Brian S commented on Andrew's group Men with Beards
"Is this your first full beard? Looks very natural one you. Thing is, you never know till you grow one so you might as well try it."
Jan 10
Brian S left a comment for Mongoose
"Hey Rusty, welcome to AoM. Not sure where you are in the "Beard" cycle but am somewhere between a trimmed and a full beard here. I think I will aim for a full trimmed if all goes to plan. So far so good anyway! Don't know if you chat…"
Nov 29, 2014
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me, mid 40's
Oct 1, 2014
Brian S commented on Andrew's group Men with Beards
"@Travis....checked out  Grave Before Shave online. They look great too!"
Aug 6, 2014

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Travel, movies, Arab and oriental art, signed pictures of royalty/ dictators, books.

Suits, shirts, ties.
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At 7:11am on July 31, 2012, Kilted Bear said…


Welcome to AoM. I have only been here a couple of weeks but have met some great guys and had some great talks.

At 11:57pm on July 30, 2012, Larry said…

Welcome to AoM, Brian!


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