"I'm rather short, and one thing I've discovered is that the "rise" of the pants is also very important. What invariably happens with me, when wearing a regular rise, is that the pants fall to my natural waistline, which…"
"I'm an oddball tie lover, and the Jerry Garcia abstract ties at Kohls are great.
For a more standard look, however, I find you can buy good ties at pretty much any menswear store. Macy's sometimes has good builds.
Also, can't go wrong…"
I'm 5'5". Not exceptionally short, but short enough that buying pants is a huge pain in the ass. See, my inseam is ~27".A while ago I taught myself to hem my own pants. This, after some extreme frustration, turned out to be a not-so-bad thing as I could actually get a decent look going. I've got hemming dress slacks down pat, and if I buy 29" inseam jeans (kind of hard to find) it doesn't look bad. No matter how I try, though, or what style I purchase, I can't seem to find khaki's that look…See More
With a new grilling season now upon us, I'd like to get the AoM community's opinion on something.I've recently moved to a new apartment, and we've got walk-out porches off the backs. The lease states that we can only have propane or gas grills, and nothing that burns charcoal/wood/etc. I'm fairly certain this is because the porches are wooden, and at some point someone probably did something stupid and caught their third-story porch on fire with briquettes. I've previously been spoiled, and had…See More
"Ya I have the same problem. My boss does not ware a tie. I deal with it by dressing well in all other aspects including having fun with cuff links. You can dress well without a tie, you just switch the details. Also get…"
"I love wearing ties, I truly get treated different when not wearing them. That said I think the pocket square in colorful patterns are a great way to compliment the wardrobe. You can have fun with monograms on your pocket and cufflinks as…"
I met the author of this book on LinkedIn - have gotten his book and LOVE IT!If we are to model our lives after the man - we need to look closely at what He did. Dr. Richard Spillman does a great job of digging into the scriptures and writing an insightful book giving examples that we can truly model.There are so many books that lead us up to Jesus's sacrifice on the cross - this one takes us on a journey of the New Life we are called to life.check it our here - and then buy it in their…See More
"After highschool, my best friend went into the military, for artillary. It's all he wanted to do since he could walk. After he finished his basic training he was in the group known as Personnel Awaiting Deployment. He would train, work…"
"Tim said it best...The guy is a self-absorbed prick. If you take your kid away from one school just because you don't want to have to drive her there--especially after they offered a hardship scholarship--holy hell. I know gas…"