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    Three of The Best: Pilots’ Watches

    20. October 2017 - 13:17

    Some of the most iconic designs in horological history have fallen under the auspices of aviation. The post Three of The Best: Pilots’ Watches appeared first on Ape to Gentleman.

    Porsche Design x HUAWEI – Mate 10 Smartphone

    20. October 2017 - 12:54

    The Mate 10 smartphone combines Porsche Design’s aesthetic craft with Huawei’s mobile engineering expertise. The post Porsche Design x HUAWEI...

    NOMOS Glashütte – At Work Watch Series

    20. October 2017 - 9:50

    "A career move for the wrist" - German watchmakers NOMOS Glashütte have released their At Work series. The post NOMOS Glashütte – At Work...

    WMBW Eats – Marble Restaurant

    19. October 2017 - 17:18

    Nearly a month has passed since eating at Marble and I still can’t get the bad taste out of my mouth. If you live in Johannesburg, or perhaps know someone who lives in Johannesburg…or someone...

    First Harvest

    19. October 2017 - 16:21

    And Other Firsts For Me! · There’s a first time for everything and this trip had me experiencing a lot of them!  From visiting an olive grove to “glamping” on a farm, it’s...

    The Delicious World of German Beer

    19. October 2017 - 15:54

    Some of the world’s finest examples of Pilsners, Dunkels, Bocks, Kolsch and Wheat beers which have been the inspiration for the beer utopia we enjoy today. The post The Delicious World of German...

    Classic Pea Coat, Three Ways

    19. October 2017 - 14:43

    Pea coats have always been a staple of my fall wardrobe. They’re a classic silhouette that flatters (literally) every body type. This month, H&M asked me to prove their classic...

    On The Market: Five Bachelor Pads of Note

    19. October 2017 - 14:34

    Live, better. The post On The Market: Five Bachelor Pads of Note appeared first on Ape to Gentleman.

    Three of The Best: Gin

    19. October 2017 - 8:14

    The very best gins, noted for their unique flavour, quality of ingredients and style. The post Three of The Best: Gin appeared first on Ape to Gentleman.

    Three of The Best: Smart Trainers

    18. October 2017 - 14:00

    This new breed of footwear lays to rest the idea that trainers are for ‘weekends only’. The post Three of The Best: Smart Trainers appeared first on Ape to Gentleman.

    BlackBerry Motion Smartphone

    18. October 2017 - 8:22

    Launching in Q4 2017, the new BlackBerry Motion, an all-touch smartphone with IP67 water and dust resistance, new anti-scratch display technology, and the largest battery ever in a BlackBerry. The post...

    Parmigiani Fleurier

    17. October 2017 - 12:57


    John Lobb Saint Crépin 2018 – ‘Alwyn’

    17. October 2017 - 12:23

    Each individually numbered, limited edition pair of Alwyn shoes is the culmination of six weeks of highly skilled craftsmanship. The post John Lobb Saint...

    3 Shoes You Need To Step Into summer

    16. October 2017 - 10:58

    With Summer just around the corner for us here on the tip of Africa I thought it the perfect time to drop a little shoe advice to get you prepped for the upcoming season. Warmer days obviously mean...

    Our Las Vegas Wedding Day!

    11. October 2017 - 19:29

     Pyjamas by Karen MabonNewspaper + stationery all designed by us, printed by The Newspaper Club + MooPhotography by Branch & ColeThe day of our wedding was everything I hoped for. Even a freak...


    11. October 2017 - 17:07

    What I’m Wearing:  Neon Hoodie Champion Hoodie  //  Reclaimed Vintage Track Pants  //  Nike Sneakers  //  ASOS Fanny Pack Hey Guys!  Sorry...

    WMBW Travels – Four Seasons Johannesburg

    11. October 2017 - 10:16

    There are business hotels, and there are hotels that mean business. I think the Four Seasons The Westcliff Johannesburg is a little of both. Given...

    My A/W 2017 Trends

    10. October 2017 - 8:46

    I recently visited Bicester Village and was fascinated with how many options where available. A trip to luxury shopping was a great inspiration for my new Autumn/Winter looks! Here are my ultimate Autumn...

    Socks & Sandals

    6. October 2017 - 12:00

    Fall Style With Teva: Socks & Sandals Featuring Teva Hurricane XLT M Sandals Socks and sandals might seem like a strange fashion choice for most people, but when the first few days of fall here in...

    EYES by Lucas Zanotto

    6. October 2017 - 8:23

    Take a look at 01:25 minutes of simplistic creativity by Lucas Zanotto. EYES! Well, as the saying goes, "if you can't find inspiration then you're not looking hard enough".First seen on Swiss Miss, but...

    How to Invert a Pocket Square

    4. October 2017 - 6:17

    A couple of weeks ago, I showed you how to puff a pocket square, a nice simple discreet fold for the discerning businessman. Now, although there are over 50 different ways to fold your pocket square,...

    Music Monday / 54

    3. October 2017 - 16:25

    Image via here. If you know the artist, let me know! I’d love to credit properly! New music? Well, hell yes! I know it’s been quite a while since I’v...

    Loose Ends

    3. October 2017 - 13:00

    What I’m Wearing:  DIY Customized Denim Jacket H&M Jacket  //  Robert Geller Shirt  //  Public School Sneakers  //  Valentino Hat I’ve been...


    2. October 2017 - 23:39

    This past July, I had the honor of attending the Hugo Boss Men’s Spring/Summer 2018 presentation and it did not disappoint. The presentation took place in a modern and immaculate warehouse next...

    Reflecting on Achievements | Paul Smith Life-proof Collection

    2. October 2017 - 16:56

    Ripstop Field Jacket | Loopback Sweatshirt | Long Sleeve Stripe Tee | Cotton Linen Chinos | Levon Trainers by Paul Smith Pocket Square by Paul Smith Water...

    Stuff I’ve Tried in September

    1. October 2017 - 19:04

    A new month and a new series of totally unbiased, unsolicited and non-sponsored reviews of…well, new stuff I’ve tried. It’s a pretty simple premise really – nobody pays me to...

    Blue Jean Baby

    28. September 2017 - 12:00

    What I’m Wearing:  Patchwork Denim Jacket Tommy Hilfiger Jacket  //  Tommy Hilfiger T-shirt  //  Vans Sneakers Denim will never go out of style and luckily...

    Buckles Vs Brogues

    27. September 2017 - 6:01

    If you’re looking to up your formal shoe game, this is the post for you. Most men buy formal shoes out of necessity, a wedding, a job interview, a funeral… The result is usually a rush decision...

    The Proof Is In The Pompadour

    25. September 2017 - 13:00

    Versatile Men’s Hair Styling With Living Proof’s Molding Clay Featuring Living Proof Style Lab Molding Clay When it comes to my hair, I’m usually known for my slicked back, neatly parted...

    Giving Time to Explore Edinburgh, with Timex

    24. September 2017 - 10:04

     Jacket by Paul Smith (similar) | Shirt + Denim Trousers by Weekday | Sneakers by Converse | Easy Reader Watch by Timex | Sunglasses by Moscot13:00...

    Coffee Cultured // Nespresso

    22. September 2017 - 21:45

    I started drinking coffee around my freshman year of high school. I must’ve been 15 or 16 years old – I was young but not too young to fall in...

    For The Record, It’s Vinyl

    22. September 2017 - 13:00

    What I’m Wearing:  Vinyl Jacket H&M Jacket  //  PacSun  Sweatpants  //  Vans Sneakers This one’s not for everyone, but if you’re me…...

    Adapting To A New Routine

    22. September 2017 - 9:33

    It's fair to say that over the past few months this blog has been neglected a little. With a couple of huge life events – buying our first house + getting married in a foreign country within the...

    Through The 6

    21. September 2017 - 19:34

    This month, I had the chance to join Canada Goose for a whirlwind weekend in Toronto to celebrate their 60th Anniversary and give their new knitwear collection a test-drive. I’v...

    Adore Velour

    21. September 2017 - 13:00

    What I’m Wearing:  Velour Sweater ASOS Sweater  //  Selected Homme Trousers  //  Nike Sneakers The only thing better than sweater weather, is when that sweater...

    WMBW Drinks – Tom Collins

    20. September 2017 - 18:33

    ‘Knock Knock” Who’s there? Summer! Summer who? “Summer one better get me a drink.” Heeeeeyo!!! Just made that one up on the spot – Sometimes I underestimate my ability...

    Fall’ing Forward

    15. September 2017 - 0:25

    Abercrombie Shirt | Abercrombie Cardigan | Abercrombie Denim | Taft Boots After months of sweating my way through meetings, appointments, and photoshoots, I am beyond (BEYOND!) ready for fall weather.

    60 Years in the Six

    14. September 2017 - 13:36

    Canada Goose Celebrates 60 Years In Toronto Canada Goose Galloway Sweater  //  Canada Goose Vancouver Hoody You guys!  I had the most amazing time in Toronto last weekend!  It’s...

    Summer Ends

    14. September 2017 - 10:25

    You think the end of the summer is near ? its all in the mind. keep the spirit of summer alive with an active life. In one of my latest trips to unique Brazil, and my recent stay at Kenoa Resort in Maceio,...

    How to Puff a Pocket Square

    14. September 2017 - 7:05

    Pocket squares, you gotta know when to hold ’em, you gotta know how to fold ’em. Last I checked there were over 50 different pocket square folds out there. Sure most of them look like badly...

    In a tuxedo, I’m a star.

    13. September 2017 - 7:06

    Theres a right way to wear a tuxedo to a black tie event, and theres a wrong way. That is, with confidence and ease, and without it. A HUGO BOSS tuxedo cannot be worn without it. If it’s something...

    Cereal Magazine Volume 14 Preview

    11. September 2017 - 18:31

    The digital age has created a civilisation obsessed with convenience. An endless stream of media is available at our fingertips and instantly accessible through a device that fits in our pockets. Images...