Cocktail and Mixology Books

The Definitive Cocktail & Mixology Books for Great Drink Recipes and Summer Cocktails

Summer is on the horizon, and pretty soon the winter aperitifs and digestifs will be on the shelf as you shake and stir cocktails and mixed drinks on the patio. Here is the ultimate guide to the essential mixed drink recipe books for the home bartender. Read more

20 Cookbooks every chef should read

20 Cookbooks Every Chef Should Read

Cooking has long remained one of the most elegant pastimes and an art form that is respected the world over. Read more

Cocktail Attire For Men

Cocktail Attire For Men – Dress Code Guide For Weddings, Parties & Events

When you receive an invitation nowadays, it may read Cocktail Attire, Black Tie Optional, or Formal, but what exactly does that mean? Read more

How To Wear Brown Shoes

How to Wear Brown Shoes & Boots

When I am out and about, men often ask me when to wear black or brown shoes. Regularly, sayings such as “no brown in town” or “no brown after six” are mentioned, when in fact things are quite different Read more

Undershirts Guide

Undershirts For Men – To Wear or Not to Wear an Undershirt

When the 25 Tips to Dress More Elegantly were published, a lively discussion emerged around whether or not to wear an undershirt. Therefore, today’s post is dedicated to undershirts. Read more

The Ivy Style Primer

The Ivy Style Primer

For many, the Ivy, Prep, and Trad styles tend to blend together in a way that makes it difficult to differentiate them from one another. Read more