• Accessories,  Belts,  Men's Wallet

    More Information About Semi-Aniline Leather

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another leather post, where we will be exploring different types of leather. Previously, we explored the definition of a semi-aniline leather. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. However, if you do not want to read, we can summarise it for you here. Semi-Aniline leather is a leather that undergoes surface coating after the aniline dye process. Therefore, though both aniline and semi-aniline leather may look similar, there are noticeable differences in appearance and properties. Therefore, this post today is to inform you about more information about semi-aniline leather. Definition of Semi-Aniline Leather (Source: Drmenstyle.com)…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Case- Square

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another one of our watch case series. In our previous post, we explored the round case, one of the most common shapes for watches. Today, we will explore another type of watch case, which is the square watch case. Contrary to popular belief, a square is also a good shape for a watch, as it looks really elegant. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about the round case. Type of watch case- Round (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   WHAT IS A SQUARE SHAPE WATCH   Just like the name suggests, it is referring to a watch in the…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Case- Round

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome everyone as we at Drmenstyle embrace the month of December!!! For that, we decided to explore a new section on watches. For the month of December, we will explore the watch case. Of course, this not only means we will be talking about the types of cases but materials and case back as well. Therefore, we will explore the different types of watch cases first. Contrary to popular belief, choosing a watch case is as important as well.   TYPE OF WATCH CASE- ROUND   Of course, we will be talking about the most common type of watch cases, which is the round case. It is easily…

  • Accessories,  Belts,  Men's Wallet

    What is Semi-Aniline Leather?

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another one of our leather series posts. Even though it is already December, our interest in leather is not dying down anytime. Last time, we learn more about the full aniline leather in this post. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about them. Today, we will introduce another concept, which is called the semi-aniline leather. And no, it is not what you think it is. If you are ready, then let’s dive straight to learn more about the semi-aniline leather. Vital information (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS SEMI-ANILINE LEATHER?   In essence, semi-aniline leather is basically the…

  • Accessories,  Belts,  Men's Wallet

    Vital Information That You Should Know About Aniline Leather!!

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another aniline leather post. Previously, we explored the defintion as well as some properties of high-quality leather. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here and here respectively to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring some vital and very important information. Just like when you are buying a car, the easy part is driving it. The hard part is maintaining it. Being one of the highest quality leather in the market, it only makes sense that you will want to maintain it. If not, you can kiss goodbye to that very expensive leather of yours. Aniline leather part…

  • Accessories,  Men's Wallet

    Top 3 Men’s Full Grain Leather Wallet Week #3

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another post on our Top 3 Men’s Full Grain Leather Wallet. Last week, we explored our top 3 in episode #2, as you can see from this post here. In summary, we explored our top 3 choices for the brands of Main Street Forge, Fossil and Perry Ellis. This week, we will explore more of our top 3 men’s full-grain leather wallet. Top 3 Men’s Wallet Week #2 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) TOP 3 MEN’S FULL GRAIN LEATHER WALLET   1. HOUSE OF JACK CO Fish engravement (Source: Amazon.com)   2. CARLTON LONDON Black by Carlton London (Source: Zalora.com)   3. DiLoro Italy   DiLoro Men’s Black…

  • Accessories,  Belts,  Men's Wallet

    Extra Information About Aniline Leather Part 3

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to part 3 of our aniline leather series. In the 1st part, we explored the defintion of aniline leather. In part 2, we explored a little more about the aniline leather and its properties. Therefore, if you missed out on our previous post, you can click here and here respectively. Aniline leather part 1 (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   Aniline leather part 2 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) In summary, aniline leather is leather dyed in the aniline dye process. On top of that, aniline leather is one of the most natural leather. Moreover, aniline leather also ages really well by developing a nice patina.  Today, we will learn more about…

  • Accessories,  Belts,  Men's Wallet

    More Information About Aniline Leather Part 2

    INTRODUCTION   Previously, we explored the definition of aniline leather in this post. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about them In summary, aniline leather is the highest quality leather manufactured through the aniline dye process. Generally, we already understood the defintion of aniline leather. However, do you know about the properties of this leather? Why is it very important for us to know about this? Well, it is exactly these qualities and properties which makes it one of the highest quality leather in the world. Aniline leather series introduction (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ANILINE LEATHER   SURFACE IMPRESSIONS  …

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #28- SO&CO Monticello 5285

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another watch of the week episode #28. Last week, we explored on week #27 Bering watch. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring the SO&CO Aviator style watch, the Tribeca 5285. Clearly, this watch is inspired by aviation as the designs reflect the gauges and meter of an aircraft. Therefore, if you are ready, then let’s get straight into this!! Watch of the week #27 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MATERIAL First of all, we will be talking about the materials of the watch. Stainless steel is the major material in the construction…

  • Accessories,  Belts,  Men's Wallet

    What is Aniline leather?

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome to another series on leather. These few weeks, we are still in the leather season. And it seems that the wedding seasons are still not showing any signs of weakness, we think it’s appropriate to dedicate this post to leather. Previously, we learned about the definition of full-grain leather as well as top grain leather. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here and here to read all about it respectively. Today, we will be talking about the highest quality leather, aniline leather.   Top Grain Leather (Source: Drmenstyle.com) What is Full Grain Leather (Source: Drmenstyle.com)     WHAT IS ANILINE LEATHER?  …

  • Accessories,  Belts

    Top 3 Men’s Leather Belt- Full Grain Leather Belt Week #2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our new series, of our Top 3 Men’s Full – Grain Leather Belt. Previously, we picked our Top 3 pick on week #1. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. As we are still riding high from the wedding fever in Malaysia, we at Drmenstyle.com still think a leather accessory is necessary. And what better accessory to get than a leather belt. However, buying a belt is not as easy as you think. Therefore, we would like to present our Top 3 Pick for Week #2, Full-Grain Leather Belt. Top 3 Pick For Week #1…

  • Accessories,  Men's Wallet

    More Information About Top Grain Leather You Should Know

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another post about Top Grain leather. Today, we will be talking about the 2nd highest quality leather, called the Top grain leather. Previously, we explored that the top grain leather is the leather that undergone some surface alterations. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. However, there is more to top grain leather than just knowing what it is. Therefore, we will be exploring more information about top grain leather today. What is Top Grain Leather (Source: Drmenstyle.com) DURABILITY   One of the important factors which makes leather products very popular is that they are…

  • Accessories,  Men's Wallet

    Top 3 Men’s Full Grain Leather Wallet Week #2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to the 2nd week of our Top 3 Men’s Full-Grain leather wallet series. Last two weeks ago, we started our new series, as we are still in the season of leather. During week #1, we explored the likes of brands from Yves Saint Lauren, Status Anxiety as well as Jackson Wayne. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. This week, we are going to explore our Top 3 choices, in our 2nd series. Therefore, buckle up and let’s go!!!! Top 3 Week #1 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) TOP 3 MEN’S FULL GRAIN LEATHER WALLET 1. MAIN STREET FORGE…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt- Week #12

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our week #12 of our Top 5 Men’s poplin shirt series. On week #11, we explored the top 5 men’s poplin shirt with the theme, pocket. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring the theme of floral/Hawaiian. These days, more and more guys are embracing the minimalistic look, with the floral shirt. Therefore, Drmenstyle.com will present to you our Top 5 men’s poplin with the theme of floral. Top 5 Men’s Poplin Pocket Shirt (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   1. RIVER ISLAND River island floral black (Source: Zalora.com) 2. MAISON MARGIELA Maison…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #27- Bering

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch of the week series. Before we begin to explore different types of watches, we at Drmenstyle.com would like to apologize beforehand. These past two weeks have been a roller coaster of events. Nevertheless, we at Drmenstyle.com are back at our favorite post, Watch of the Week #27. Previously, we explored the Laco type B. If you missed out on the previous post, you can click here to learn more about them. Today, we will be exploring about Bering’s Automatic 16243-564. Therefore, let’s get ready to learn about this beautiful watch. Laco Type B (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MATERIAL Firstly, we will discuss the material of…

  • Accessories,  Men's Wallet

    What is a Top Grain Leather?- Top Grain Leather Wallet

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome to another post on leather, where we go crazy on anything leather. Previously, we explored the definition of full-grain leather and our top 3 full-grain leather pick for week #1. If you missed out on both posts, you can click here and here to read all about them. Therefore, today we will be exploring another type of leather, which is known as the top grain leather. Besides full-grain leather, a lot of manufacturers also like to use top-grain leather for various reasons. One of the reasons is that it is cheaper to manufacture as compared to full-grain leather.   Top 3 Men’s Full-grain leather wallet (Source: Drmenstyle.com)…

  • Accessories,  Belts

    Top 3 Men’s Leather Belt- Full Grain Leather Belt Week #1

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our new post. If you are still riding high from the wedding fever, that means there are a lot of things that still need to be said. As usual, weddings require a certain level of formality, only leather accessories can provide. Previously, we explored our Top 3 Full Grain Leather Men’s Wallet edition. Click here to read about them if you missed out previously. Today, we will be talking about leather belts. Now it is important to match your leather to your Oxford shoes if you are wearing them. Therefore, this post is to identify our Top 3 Men’s Leather belt.   Top 3 Men’s…

  • Accessories,  Men's Wallet

    Top 3 Men’s Full Grain Leather Wallet Week #1

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome to another new post on our website. At Drmenstyle.com, we love all things leather, especially leather wallets. On top of that, we recently learned about the definition and characteristics of full-grain leather. If you missed out on our posts, you can click here and here to read about them. No doubt, you can definitely make wallets out of full-grain leather if you want. Therefore, we will start a new series on the Top 3 Men’s full-grain leather accessories, starting with wallets. Definition of full-grain leather (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   Characteristics of the full-grain leather (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   TOP 3 Men’s Full- Grain Leather Wallet   1.STATUS ANXIETY Status…

  • Accessories,  Men's Wallet

    What is A Full Grain Leather? Part 2- Full Grain Leather Wallet

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another post on full-grain leather. Last week, we managed to explore the definition of full-grain leather. However, if you missed out on our previous post, you can click the link here to read all about it. If you feel that going to read one by one is too bothersome, we will help you to summarise. Basically, it is the leather taken from the top of the outermost layer of the animal hide. Today, we will explore further the characteristics of full-grain leather.   Full Grain Leather Part 1 (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   PROPERTIES OF FULL GRAIN LEATHER   DURABILITY   As previously mentioned, full-grain leather products…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt- Week #11

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt Week #11. Last week, we explored the theme, grey color and chose our top 5 Men’s poplin shirt. If you missed out on our post, you can click here to read them about it. Today, we decided to go for our Top 5 Poplin shirt, with the theme pockets. Surprisingly, pockets are making them come back these days. No doubt, with the right combination of colors and patterns, a pocket will make your style stand out. Check out our Top 5 Men’s poplin shirt below.   Top 5 Men’s Poplin Week #10 (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   TOP 5 MEN’S POPLIN…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #26- Laco Type B Pilot Watch

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another one of our watch of the week series. Previously, we explored the Seiko SNK809 in week #25 of our watch of the week series. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. This week, we decided to go for pilot watches. Therefore the topic for this week’s watch of the week series, we decided to explore the Laco Type B Pilot Watch. If you are ready, then let’s get straight down to business!! Laco Type B Pilot Watch (Source: Laco.de.en) MATERIAL   First, we are going to talk about the materials for this watch. For…

  • Accessories,  Men's Wallet

    What is A Full Grain Leather? – Full Grain Leather Wallet

    INTRODUCTION   Hello and welcome to another new series, whereby we will be exploring the subject of leather. Why are we going to explore leather you ask? Well, in case you do not know, October seems to be a busy month for Malaysians. This is especially true for couples who are tying the knot. Therefore, wedding requires a level of formality correct? Which means oxford shoes, dress shirts, and leather accessories. Full grain leather wallet (Source: Amazon.com) However, not many people understand leather. In fact, i can guarantee that 90 % of your leather accessories have the word Genuine leather. If you think that genuine leather products are the highest…

  • Men's Shoes

    What are the Different Types of Leather?

    INTRODUCTION   With the wedding season coming, it is time to try out our pair of shiny new Oxford. After all, the point of wearing them is to show off your elegance, and possibly how much you can afford it. While it is nice to wear Oxford shoes, not all of them are made with the same leather quality. Therefore, it is very important to know about the different types of leather as well. Whole cut Oxford (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?   Well, there are basically different kinds of leather, which definitely have different kinds of grades. To ensure that you are able to maximize your leather with…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt- Week #10

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our top 5 men’s poplin shirt series.  In case you missed out, every week we will go through a list of shirts from different manufacturers. Then, we will handpick our top 5 Poplin shirt of the week, based on different categories. In week #9, we explored the top 5 men’s poplin shirt in terms of the printed shirt over here. Top 5 Week #9 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) This week, we decided to poke fun at the current problem which we Malaysians are facing, which is the haze. Since the haze, all of Malaysia is covered in haze of smoke, everywhere you see is just grey. Therefore,…

  • Men's Shoes

    Type of Oxford Shoes- Patent Oxford Shoes

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back, you fine ass gentlemen. As you know, we are exploring the different types of oxford shoes as this is the month of October. And for some reason, Octobers are always filled with weddings, especially in Malaysia. Therefore, it is only logical that you will want to wear oxford shoes for wedding. Today, we will go through another type of oxford which is known as a black patent leather oxford. Wedding at Fiji (Source:fiji.travel.us) WHAT EXACTLY IS A BLACK PATENT LEATHER OXFORD?   In essence, a black patent leather oxford is a type of Oxford shoes that uses patent leather to manufacture. Instead of referring to a…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #25 Seiko SNK

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week #25 of our Watch of the Week Series. Last week, we explored the Orient Bambino as our watch of the week. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. This week, we will explore the Seiko SNK809. Therefore, if you are ready, then let’s explore further about the Seiko SNK809. Watch of the Week #24- Bambino (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MATERIAL   Firstly, we will be talking about the materials of the watch. The main material of this watch is the round stainless steel 37mm diameter case. On top of that, a canvas strap is used to…

  • Men's Shoes

    Type of Oxford Shoes- WholeCut Oxford

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our post about the type of Oxford shoes. Previously, we explored the wingtip or brogue shoes in this post. Click here if you missed out on our previous post. Today, we will take a look at another kind of Oxford variation, the Wholecut Oxford. In summary, this is the perfect blend of casual as well as formal Oxford shoes. Wingtip or Brogue Oxford (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   WHAT EXACTLY IS A WHOLECUT OXFORD?   Just like the name suggests, a whole cut oxford is referring to the whole upper portion of the Oxford being constructed from one single piece of leather ONLY. Typical Oxford shoes require…

  • Men's Shoes

    How to Wear Oxford Shoes- With Jeans!! Part 1

    INTRODUCTION   I know that some of you who are reading this might be wondering. Who in the world wears formal dress shoes with jeans?!!! It is generally accepted that dress shoes should not be paired with casual pants, especially jeans. However, this is just a guide to wear Oxford shoes, not a full set of laws and rules that you must follow. And besides, it is not like breaking the rules will get the police to arrest you!! Therefore, today we will take a look at the methods to pair Oxford shoes with jeans!! Don’t be this guy (Source:cbslosangeles.com) HOW TO PAIR OXFORD SHOES WITH JEANS   As most…

  • Men's Shoes

    Type of Oxford Shoe- Brogues

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our Oxford shoe series. Previously, we covered another type of Oxford shoes, called the wingtip. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will learn about another kind of Oxford shoes called Brogue. Brogue is the name given as a short form for Broguing. In simpler terms, Broguing is the process of adding perforations or holes onto the dress shoes. Depending on the manufacturer, each Brogue oxford will have different styles and design. Wing Tip Oxford (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS A BROGUE SHOES   Brogue Oxford is basically an Oxford with perforations and holes…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Hands- Fleur De Lys Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series!! Though it may appear that there are a lot of watch hands, nevertheless we will try our best to cover the majority of them. Today, we are going to talk about a very rare type of watch hands, called Fleur De Lys. Previously, we explored the famous Plunger hands. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to click on the image below to read all about them. Nevertheless, let’s dive straight in!! Plongeur Watch Hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS A FLEUR DE LYS WATCH HANDS?   A Fleur De Lys watch hands is basically a type…

  • Men's Shoes

    How to Wear Oxford shoe Part 2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to part 2 of our practical guide in wearing Oxford dress shoe. Previously, we have touched a little about wearing these bad boys in our part 1 post. If however, you missed them, you can click here to read all about it. Not only does the Oxford shoe looks great on formal shirts, but it also looks great for a more semi-formal outfit. Therefore, we will be exploring the different methods and style of pairing your semi-formal outfit to the Oxford dress shoe. How to Wear Oxford Shoe Part 1 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) HOW TO WEAR OXFORD SHOE- SEMI FORMAL   Depending on your definition of semi-formal,…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt- Week #9

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week#9 of our series, Top 5 men’s poplin shirt. Every week, we will go through a list of men’s shirt and t-shirt from the poplin category. Based on our criteria selection for the week, we will then pick our top 5 that we think every man should have!! The theme for this week is printed shirt!! Previously, we explored our Top 5 men’s poplin shirt with the category of checkered. Click here to read all about it. Top 5 Men’s Poplin Week 8 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) If you are looking to find a poplin shirt but still want to maintain that casual theme, then the printed…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #24- Orient Bambino Small Seconds 41 mm

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our another episode of watch of the week. Today, we will explore the category of a dress watch, starting with the Orient Bambino 41 mm. If you missed out on our previous episode, we also explored the Orient dive watch. If you are looking for a dive watch and are curious about the Orient dive watch, click here to read all about it. Therefore if you are ready, then let’s dive straight into this week’s topic, the Orient Bambino 41mm.   Orient Dive Watch (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   MATERIAL/ DIMENSION Firstly, let’s talk about the material of this watch. On first glance, it is easy to…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Hand- Plongeur Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series. Today, we will explore the Plongeur style watch hands which are very famous among dive watches. Plongeur is actually an original French word, which is referring to a person who plunges. And the only time a person will plunge is when they plunge into a swimming pool or into the deep sea. Therefore, the Plongeur style hands are synonymous with dive watches. In fact, the Omega brand is very famous as most of their dive watch models feature Plongeur style hands. Omega Logo (Source: Omegawatches.com) WHAT EXACTLY ARE PLONGEUR STYLE HANDS?   One example of watch which features the Plongeur style…

  • Men's Shoes

    How to Wear Oxford Shoes Part 1

    INTRODUCTION   Every gentleman must be able to know the in’s and out’s of his clothing. As much as it the fashion terms and history is important, it is also important to know how to style them. At the end of the day, a woman is not going to be impressed with how much knowledge you know. Who cares if you knew that the Oxford shoes originated from Oxford University if you can’t even wear them properly? Therefore, Drmenstyle.com will teach you how to wear Oxford shoes like a gentleman. History of Oxford Shoes (Source: Drmenstyle.com) HOW TO WEAR OXFORD SHOES   Most of the time, a gentleman will wear…

  • Men's Shoes

    Type of Oxford Shoes- WingTip Oxford

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another Oxford shoe post. This time, we are going to be exploring even more variation of Oxford shoe styles. In fact, we have explored the plain toe and cap-toe Oxfords respectively in this and this post. Therefore, if you are ready, then let’s dive straight into the wing-tip Oxford. Just for your information, the wing-tip Oxford is considered an Oxford, but not as formal as the previous two styles of Oxford. Cap Toe Oxford (Source: Drmenstyle.com) Plain Toe Oxford (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   WINGTIP OXFORD   Wingtip Oxford is a style of Oxford shoe which features a toe-cap in the shape of a wing. Basically, it…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt Week #8

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our week #8 of our Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt. Every week, we will go through a list of men’s poplin shirt from the wide variety of choice available. From the variety of choices available, we will then select our top 5 men’s poplin shirt for this week, depending on the category of the week. Previously, we explored vertical stripes poplin shirt. If you missed out on our top 5 of the week, you can click here. This week, we are taking a look at the checkered pattern!! Therefore, if you are ready, let’s not waste any more time. Top 5 Men’s Poplin Week #7…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of The Week # 23- Orient Triton

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our week #23 of our watch of the week series. Today, we will be exploring the Orient Triton 200m diver. If you missed out on our previous week’s submission, you can click here to read about the Seiko SNKN37. To summarise, the Orient Triton is one sexy diver’s watch, not only for its aesthetics but also for its functionality. If you are on the market to buy a diver’s watch, you can check out our review of the Orient Triton below. Week #22 watch of the Week (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   MATERIAL/ DIMENSION Firstly, we will talk about the materials of this amazing watch. Similar to…

  • Men's Shoes

    Type of Oxford Shoes- Cap Toe Oxford

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another series of shoes. Today, we will be exploring the different type of Oxford shoe design, starting with the cap toe oxford. Previously, we learned about the first type of Oxford shoe design, which is the plain toe Oxford. However, if you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Therefore, let’s not waste any more time and dive straight to the topic.   Types of Oxford Shoe- Plain Toe (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   WHAT EXACTLY IS A CAP TOE OXFORD?   To put it simply, a cap-toe Oxford shoe is an Oxford shoe with an additional piece of…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Hands- Snowflake

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hands series!! Finally, after 10000 years, we are back with a new post about watch hands. Now, we want to constantly remind you again that a watch hand is also a very important part of a watch. Even though it may be considered a small part, it is very important as, without it, you cannot tell the time accurately.  Today, we will be looking at another unique watch hands, which is the snowflake hands!!! Now if you are ready, then let’s dive straight into this post. Watch Hands (Source: Esslinger.com) Omega Seamaster watch Hands (Source: Ebay.com) WHAT IS A SNOWFLAKE WATCH HAND?  …

  • Men's Shoes

    Type of Oxford Shoes- Plain Toe

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our shoe series. These past two months, we will be exploring our favorite shoe, the Oxford shoes. In fact, we have previously explored the history of Oxford shoes here. However, if you still do not understand, let us summarise for you. An Oxford shoe is basically an elegant dress shoe with laces. Similar to our watches, Oxford shoes have evolved in recent years to adopt various styles. Therefore, we will be exploring the types of Oxford design, starting with the plain toe Oxford. History of Oxford Shoes (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS A PLAIN TOE OXFORD?   Just like the name suggests, a plain toe oxford…

  • Men's Shoes

    History of the Oxford Shoes

    INTRODUCTION   We all love a pair of Oxford shoes. In fact, it has become a staple of menswear fashion, that every fashion magazine will recommend every man to have a pair of oxford. And, it is always recommended to own at least two pairs, black and brown. However, do you know the history of Oxford shoes? Why is it important to know about it? Well, a gentleman must know his fashion in and out. Therefore, today we will learn about the history of Oxford shoes. Kenneth Cole Cap Toe Oxford (Source: Amazon.com) ALDO Brown Oxford (Source: Zalora.com)   HISTORY OF THE OXFORD SHOES   The history of Oxford Shoes…

  • Men's Top

    How to Wear Oxford Shirt- Casual

    INTRODUCTION   Here at Drmenstyle, we love the Oxford shirt due to its versatility. It is the perfect shirt as it is a balance between formal and casual dress code. In fact, you can actually wear Oxford shirts for both formal and casual dress code events. Do you know that the original Oxford shirts are supposed to be a men’s formal shirt? Oxford with tie combo (Source: Howards.fr.com) In fact, early men who wear Oxford shirts always pair them with a suit and tie. It isn’t until the 1950s when the Ivy league students in EastCoast America started to adopt it. They started to dress down the Oxfords with their…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Men’s Poplin Shirt- Week 7

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our top 5 men’s poplin shirt every man should own or wear to look good. Similarly, we at Drmenstyle.com will go through a list of men’s poplin shirt and pick our top 5. Last week, our theme for the month is Merdeka or the National Day of Malaysia, which is why we chose white color. Today, we will pick picking again our top 5 based on our criteria for this week.   POPLIN WITH VERTICAL STRIPES   These days, the style of wearing stripes which are vertical has started to become more popular nowadays. Also, these vertical stripe shirts are usually available in pastel colors…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #22-Seiko SNKN37

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to the 22nd week of our watch of the week series. Previously on week #21, we have already explored the Orient Star Skeleton in this link. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Before we get talking about the Seiko SNKN37, we have to summarise this watch first. In summary, this is a dress watch which has an unusual watch case shape which may or may not suit you. Therefore without further ado, let’s get talking and exploring this wonderful Seiko SNKN37. Watch of the week #21 (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   MATERIAL   Firstly, we will be…

  • Men's Shoes

    What Are Oxford Shoes?

    INTRODUCTION   Previously, we learned about the oxford shirt and its history. Therefore, if you missed out on our previous post, we gladly will help to summarise for you. In summary, an oxford shirt is a variation of the plain weave, normally worn in informal dress code situations. Although the oxford shirt shares the same name as the English city of Oxford and the university, it doesn’t originate from there. Oxford Shirt Explanation (Source: Drmenstyle.com) However, today’s topic, which is the oxford shoes does originate from Oxford, London. In fact, it is because of the Ivy League students during the 1950s, the Oxford shoes became popular. Therefore, what exactly is…

  • Men's Top

    How to Spot An Oxford Shirt?

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back our new post under the category of men’s top. In case you missed out, we have been talking about oxford shirts for the past two weeks. In fact, we have gone through some of the important people related to oxford shirts. An example includes the famous John E Brooks and his brooks brothers company. Also, we have explored Bernard Gantmacher, who was the one who helped to popularised the oxford shirt. Bernard Gantmacher (Source: Drmenstyle.com) However, at first glance, it is quite hard to differentiate between the oxford and a regular poplin dress shirt. It is even more frustrating that some manufacturers will display a poplin…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #21- Orient Star Skeleton

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week #21 of our watch of the week series. Last week on week 20, we explored the Sturhling Original 200M divers. If you missed out on our post previously, you can click here to read about them. Every week, we will go through a list of watches and see which of them are worthy of holding the title, “The Watch of the Week”. Watch of the week #20 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) Today, we will be exploring the Orient Star Skeleton series. To summarise, this Orient Star skeleton is a mechanical dress watch. If you like the look of the skeletonized watch, this watch will definitely suit…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Poplin Men’s T-Shirt Week#6

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our week #6 series where we will explore the top 5 men’s poplin shirt available.  Every week, we will go through a list of shirts according to our strict requirements. Therefore, as we celebrate our National day on the 31st August every year, let us take inspiration from the national flag of Malaysia, Jalur Gemilang. Top 5 Men’s Poplin Week #5 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) This week, we will be exploring the white color stripe. On the national flag, the Jalur Gemilang, we have a total of 7 white and 7 red stripes. These together make a total of 14 stripes, representing each official states of our…

  • Men's Top

    Extra Information about the Oxford- BERNARD GANTMACHER

    INTRODUCTION   What’s better than 1 or 2 information about the oxford shirt? Well, extra one more information about the Oxford shirt of course!! Today, we will take a look at the famous shirt manufacturer, GANT. Before we dive straight in, we will like to summarise the post that we will be sharing today. We will learn about the iconic GANT brand, and how they managed to turn the Oxford shirt into staple menswear. Oxford Shirt Information (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHO/ WHAT IS GANT?   GANT, just like the Brooks Brothers, is often associated with the Oxford shirt. However, GANT the shirt maker did not invent the oxford shirt. Previously, we…