Category: Trends


A Golden Spring

Posted on 5th March, by iain in Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

It looks like things are shaping up for a spring full of gold accents (though it’s not spring in Canada yet). This isn’t limited to clothing; Aston Martin takes an interesting approach to the…



Summer Prediction: Suede Shoes (Not Necessarily Blue)

Posted on 17th May, by iain in Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

Much like my last summer prediction, this is about shoes. What can I say – I like shoes. The prevalence of suede for the summer comes as a bit of a surprise (I’ve personally always thought of …



Summer Prediction: Finally, the year of Rivieras

Posted on 1st April, by iain in Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

Despite years of not quite making it into the mainstream, I think Rivieras is finally on the verge. Although they’ve been offering a variety of colors for many years, I feel that the current selection…



Wearable Trend from Fashion Week: Velvet

Posted on 6th February, by iain in Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

When I first noticed the influx of velvet jackets/pants/suits/etc., I assumed (too quickly) that it was merely another manifestation of the rich textures that have been…



Wearable Trend from Fashion Week: Shawl-Collared Jackets

Posted on 26th January, by iain in Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

Although Men’s Fashion Week in Milan is well over, I’ve had some requests to highlight some of the more “accessible” trends…



Things I like in October (thus far)

Posted on 15th October, by iain in Entertainment & Music, Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

Here are some things I like…



Axe Making and the Modern Appreciation of Antiquated Crafts

Posted on 18th September, by iain in Like, Trends. No Comments

I came across the above video recently, and sat in wonderment for about six minutes as the process of making an axe by hand progressed before my eyes…



All _______ Everything: The Monochromatic Future of Men’s Fashion

Posted on 14th September, by iain in Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

As the week progressed at NY fashion week, it became increasingly clear that over-matching is the new not-matching in men’s fashion. As with all trends…



Finally a Bracelet Worth Wearing

Posted on 23rd May, by iain in Fashion and Style, Like, Trends. No Comments

Although it has seen some serious attention these days, I just have not been able to bring myself to get on the bracelet trend. Most examples I see remind…



Return of the Plimsolls

Posted on 3rd March, by iain in Dislike, Fashion and Style, Trends. No Comments

The great folks over at Kempt have made their prediction that this spring will mark the return of the plimsoll…