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Knock the Edge off this Memorial Day with these 3 Cocktails

Make sure to spice up your Memorial Day cookouts with these three easy cocktail recipes. 1. The Pimm's Cup  This classic cocktail recipe by Valet is easy to make and will provide a refreshing addition to your party. Unlike a lot of other warm weather drinks, this one didn't originate in some sunny, tropical locale—it actually hails from England, which makes sense. Cool and crisp, with a citrusy, herbaceous tang and served over tinkling cubes of ice, this gentlemanly elixir is as restrained as it is refreshing. The tea-hued gin-based liquor Pimm's No. 1 Cup is the foundation of the eponymous cocktail. It was invented in the 1840s by James Pimm, the owner of a London oyster bar, who marketed it as...

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Consider Linen this Summer for a Lightweight and Breathable Feel

Dress up your summer style while maintaining your comfort with a nice cotton/linen blend shirt. Linen and washed linen has become very stylish because of it's texture, but it is not the most comfortable material. Purchasing clothing that is a blend of cotton and linen will provide you with the fashionable texture as well as the comfort of the cotton. The blend is also composed of two very lightweight materials so you can keep cool in style. Some nice cotton/linen blend shirts can be found at Uniqlo.com (pictured left). Nordstrom also has a nice collection of cotton/linen blend shirts that be dressed up as well so that you can attend a formal event or a job interview while maintaining your comfort because we...

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The 5 styles to wear this summer

Don't know how to add some flare to your style this summer? Check out this list of 5 styles to wear this summer. 1. Shoes I know what you are thinking, you already wear shoes during the summer. Wrong, most guys tend to wear flip-flops on a more than okay basis. Flip-flops are meant for the pool or beach and should not be worn anywhere else. The best way to battle this flip-flop addiction is to invest in a pair of comfortable boat shoes that don't need any socks, so they can be worn just as easily as flip-flops. Boat shoes will last you much longer and will make you look much more mature as well as provide your feet with...

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3 reasons to buy Toms

Toms started as a shoe company in May of 2006. They are most known for their classic styled shoes pictured left. They have become world renowned and a fashion trend in the U.S. Here are three reasons that you should buy Toms     1. Toms donates One for One One for One means that they donate one pair of shoes to those in need for every pair that they sell. In addition to that for the non-shoe products, they donate medical and clean water to those in need. As well as donating to those in need, the products are not overly expensive and compare in price to other similar products of the same quality and style. 2. They sell more than...

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The 5 secrets to pulling off the "Mad Men" look

Mad Men, a popular television series about the advertising business set in the 1960's, ends it's long run of eight years on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Although renowned for it's entertainment, it may be remembered more for it's wardrobe. Qz.com says that from 1998 to 2014, sales on men's suits more than doubled. There are several pieces of the look that can really sell it as classy. 1. French Cuffs & Cufflinks These are not as common nowadays, but they add a sense of class to your suit. Although they might be a little more costly at first, they aren't that much harder to wear or match. You can even attached the cufflinks in such a way that allows the cuff to wear...

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