Finally, we get to this post, this could be translated as the gift guide for the most forgotten member of the Family, the Male, whether that be Dad, Brother, Grandad, Uncle, Boyfriend, Son or even, God forbid, YOURSELF. At Christmas we normally are so wrapped up in buying presents for other people, the generous lot we are. So, as always we’ve brought together some gift inspiration that will hopefully tickle your fancy and give you such self inspiration. Enjoy
You know we all hate to think about it, but after all the indulgence over the festive period, it’s inevitable, we have to think The new year and trying to work off those mince pies, desserts, part food etc. Now at least we can look good whilst putting ourselves through our paces in search of your new self and Fabletics does that for you. Clean cut meets cosy. Made with ultra-soft fleece and designed with sport-inspired style, this hoodie offers premium looks and lounge-ability. From Saturday nights to Sunday strolls — it’s ready for anything.
Now no-one can deny the iconic status of the Beatles and the impact that they have had on general popular culture, but one area they are often neglected, is in the style stakes and many looks are style staples within Menswear can we traced back to or popularised by the Fab Four. In her new book, Fashioning the Beatles: The Looks That Shook The World , Deirdre Kelly, chronicles the looks, the styles and the ways John, Paul, George and Ringo impacted the world of menswear.
I have to say I fall into the camp of always loving being given GOOD socks as a gift and Steranko who has been serving the good people of Manchester for more than 30 years have a great selection. These particular example by Anonymous ISM’s 5 Colour Mix socks are some of its most vibrant — they’re knitted in Japan from soft cotton-rich yarn in a variety of rainbow colourways.
If you’re searching for something unique to delight a man with a competitive streak, Ralph Lauren’s chic set of playing cards could be just the ticket. Tucked away inside a sleek leather travel case, it’s the perfect companion for long train rides and intimate candlelit dinners – and certain to impress any lucky playmate
Combining the classic British design of Barbour with the contemporary creative vision of Maison Kitsuné’s Paris and Tokyo-influenced DNA, this special collaboration re-imagines the signature foundations of both brands to bring relaxed and playful styles to your edit.Maison Kitsuné is recognised for it’s signature Fox logo and this season, in celebration of its collaboration with Barbour, the Barbour x Maison Kitsuné Beaufort Fox Sweatshirt takes on a playful new character. Sporting Barbour’s classic Beaufort Waxed Jacket, this iconic character is ready for a day in the countryside
Mr Stanley’s set up shop in North Yorkshire back in 1843. The confectioner has had over 100 years to perfect the art of crafting taste bud-tantalising treats, so it’s fair to say it’s somewhat of an expert. The brand pours its own milk chocolate – swirling with natural vanilla – into a set of four cigar-shaped bars, each hand-wrapped in metallic foil and stamped with a signature logo band.
The Seamatic dive watch by Rotary is enviably high-spec: it features stainless steel casing and a 3-link bracelet secured by a Divers Z clasp for optimal on-wrist security. The deep orange dial, which displays luminous indices and open hour/minute hands, is protected beneath sapphire glass with a date window feature.
This timepiece also features a black ceramic unidirectional bezel for the best possible underwater timekeeping
Baines 08 Denim Blue Chambray Cotton Over Shirt by Joe & Co” Are specialists & garment producers of sustainable British, Italian & Japanese raw Selvedge Denim Jeans & timeless classic, modern vintage, luxury workwear from Manchester
Spun, Woven, Handcrafted & made to last in the NW of England. This Cotton twill collarless over shirt, ideal for layering, cut and crafted in our little bespoke workshop, complimented with natural corozo nut buttons,
A hiking boot you can style all week long, Moss’ pair is crafted in rich brown leather with a burnished finish for added character. Trimmed with hardware in an antique-gold effect, they’re lined with faux shearling, so you’ll enjoy a cosy feel on cold, wet days.
Now the humble Christmas jumper has come a long way and also, you don’t want a sweater that’s only gets pulled out for a handful of days a year. So enter the Christmas season in style with the staple Jacamo Fairisle Jumper. Cut with a timeless silhouette finished with the Fairisle print, this jumper is the best option to elevate your style this season whilst keeping you cosy and comfy. Designed in a retro and autumnal colour, this jumper can be worn dressed down with some jeans or can be paired with one of our smart overcoats for a sharper look.