Style Profile: Jenna Lyons

No one ever said that women couldn’t be style inspirations for men. Menswear and men’s fashion icons inspire many women on how they dress. However, men shouldn’t be ashamed to admit that women could influence their personal style.
January 16, 2015 by Dominique Brillantes

Style Tips: Cleaning Your Closet

If you are anything like me, you’re a clothes hoarder and addicted to shopping. Which I will even admit for a guy, it’s pretty bad. Therefore every 6 months I make plans to clear out my closet and reevaluate everything I own. When I mean everything, I really do mean EVERYTHING.
January 16, 2015 by Dominique Brillantes

How to Build a Campfire while wearing a Bow Tie

The discovery of fire is one of man's greatest accomplishments. Right up there with the automobile, microwave, pc and the Internet. Using these instructions you too can out man your caveman counterparts. 

Style Profile: Kiel James Patrick, KJP

When you think about Classic American style you might think of brands like Brooks Brothers and J. Press. Fast forward to the 2014, where Instagram stars like Kiel James Patrick, aka KJP, are popular sources of style inspiration. KJP owns his own self-named brand that specializes in handcrafted bracelets, belts, and other accessories. Looking through his Instagram photos, you get a sense of his take on Classic American style.
December 16, 2014 by Dominique Brillantes

Be The Good Fundraiser - Tampa Bay

On October 28th, Ella Bing had the privilege to hang out at The Getaway with close friends and supporters to help raise money for Michelle Boyd DeJong and her fight against brain cancer. The fundraiser was a huge hit with over 200 friends and family coming out and supporting Michelle with her battle against this tumor.
December 11, 2014 by Lauren Cicero

Blind Tiger Cafe

Joining the list of unique places in the Tampa Bay area, the Blind Tiger Cafe is the newest addition.  Don’t let the name fool of the business fool you because it isn’t just a simply any normal café. It is the retail location for the brand, Black & Denim Apparel Co

Trend To Try: Oversized

Flashback about 10-15 years ago when rappers wore XXXL tees… Remember how horrible that was? Men decided to wear t-shirts that were definitely 4 sizes too big for them. Which lead to a shift for slim silhouettes and where some guys took it too literal. Purchasing shirts in “schmediums”.
December 04, 2014 by Dominique Brillantes

A Gentlemen's Guide to Humilty

Humility oftentimes conjures images of weakness, submissiveness and fear. But gentlemen, what others do not, real humility is a sign of strength, dignity and confidence. Act as if you've been there before. 

Top 5 reasons why Autumn In Florida is just Better

In my opinion, fall is the best time of the year, originally being from Chicago, Autumn has always been a time of year to look forward to. But now being in Tampa, I know there is no place I'd rather be then spending these few months in Florida.
November 12, 2014 by Lauren Cicero

Add Some Color: Shades of Dark Red

Burgundy, Maroon, Wine, Auburn, Garnet, and every other shade of dark red in-between are great fall colors. The rich deep color can add some variety to your dark fall and winter wardrobe. These colors work well with blacks, browns, and grays, which makes pairing easy. Use these colors as an accent color, keep it simple, or dare to be bold.
November 12, 2014 by Dominique Brillantes