• Men's Shoes

    How to Really Polish your Leather Dress Shoes

    Have you ever polished your leather shoes? If your answer is yes, then that is good. Interestingly, there are many benefits to polishing your leather shoes. In fact, some people have reported that polishing shoes help to nourish the leather. Cobbler polishing his shoes (Source: dawn.com) In turn, nourishing the leather helps to protect the leather shoes and ensures that it lasts for long periods of time. However, if the answer is no, then let me teach you how to properly polish your leather shoes. INTRODUCTION   Before we begin, make sure to have the following items on hand before you start polishing. The items are listed as below  …

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Strap- Integrated Bracelet

    We have finally come to the end of the metal watch strap series. Of course, we save the best metal straps in our opinion for our readers. If you are ready to learn, let’s dive in as we cannot wait anymore!!   WHAT IS THAT? For your information, an integrated bracelet is a type of bracelet which is “integrated” to the case of the watch. Instead of having the traditional lugs of the watch, the bracelet is connected directly to the case. Patek Philippe Nautilus  (Source: Chrono24.com) Audemars Piquet Royal Oak(Source: Audemarspiquet.com) In fact, whenever you think of integrated bracelet, the word Audemars Piquet Royal Oak comes to mind. The…

  • Men's Watches

    Leather vs Bracelet Strap-Which is the better choice for Watches? Part 1

    While some watch lovers pay attention to the movement, some to the dials, others the cases and etc, there are others like me who love straps. However, like all watch lovers, you are either one or the other. This means that you either belong to the group of leather straps or the other group of metal bracelet gang. Top Grain Leather Rally Strap (Source: Amazon.com) MiLTAT Super Engineer 2 bracelet (Source: Amazon.com) While both the leather and metal bracelets have the advantages and disadvantages, let’s take a look at the advantages of metal bracelets as I really loved metal bracelets. Sorry leather strap fans, I am team bracelet all the…

  • Men's Watches

    Top 3 Stainless Steel Watch Bracelets

    With so many options and choice of metal bracelets, it is hard to choose the best to fit your style and watch. However, here at www.drmenstyle.com, we have chosen the top 3 metal bracelets in our opinion. Note, that this post is according to our top picks and opinions and therefore cannot be taken too seriously. However, if you want to find out which are our top 3 picks, stay tuned as we begin with #3.   #3-JUBILEE BRACELET Rolex DateJust (Source: Rolex.com) Ahh, the jubilee bracelet. How can anyone not like this bracelet? It features three small links compressed between two larger links design. Often associated with Rolex Datejust, you…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Strap- Zenith’s Ladder Bracelet

    The Zenith “Ladder bracelet” is another metal bracelet every watch lovers must know. It is a popular watch bracelet which was first introduced in 1969. In fact, at the time, Zenith loves to pair the famous ladder bracelet with their famous men’s chronograph, the El Primero. Zenith El Primero A386 (Source: Fratellowatches.com) ZENITH AND GAY FRERES   Zenith Logo (Source: Zenith-watches.com) Not many people know that the iconic and famous ladder bracelet from Zenith is actually a Gay Freres design. If you were following closely on our watch strap series, the name Gay Freres came up many times. Just a little summary, Gay Freres was once a famous metal bracelet…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Straps- Beads of Rice Bracelet

    Just like the name, the beads of rice bracelet looks like small rice beads clumped together to become a bracelet. It looks very similar to the engineer bracelet in design with its standard 5 links in width and also made out of stainless steel. However, there are significant differences between those two and here we will take a look at the beads of rice bracelet.     HISTORY OF THE BEADS OF RICE Gay Freres Beads of rice bracelet with initials under the clasp (Source: chronocentric.com)   First introduced during the 1940s, the beads of rice bracelet was the invention of the famous bracelet manufacturer, Gay Freres. In case you…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Strap- The “Engineer”

    You might be asking me at this time, where do you get all these cool names for watch bracelets? Well, I can promise that I didn’t make up these names. In fact, there is such a thing as an Engineer bracelet. Interestingly, the engineer bracelet does not have anything to do with the engineering professionals, so engineers don’t worry. Engineering Jobs on Jobstreet Malaysia.com (Source: Jobstreet.com)   INTRODUCTION   Super Engineer 2 bracelet for Seiko SKX007 (Source: Amazon.com) It was first believed to be created by Seiko, it is easy to recognize the engineer bracelet. It is a thick, bulky and chunky bracelet. Usually made out of stainless steel, this…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Strap- “Shark Mesh” vs “Milanese Mesh”

    What do you think of when you heard the word “shark”? Do you think of sharp teeth, grey color body, capable of smelling blood from far away and the likes? If the word shark mesh seems like it is related to the fierce predator in the ocean, then don’t worry. In actual fact, the shark mesh has nothing related to the shark in real life.   INTRODUCING THE SHARK MESH   Besides the Milanese bracelet, there is another type of mesh band that is popular, which is called the shark mesh. This is a similar type of bracelet made in mesh patterns and was made popular by Omega. It became popular…

  • Men's Watches

    Watches for Valentines Day Present!!

    Valentine’s Day just around the corner!! There is no other better time to pamper your loved ones to show how much you love her or him by buying them a present. As we all know, buying a present whether it is for our significant other or our loved ones is not an easy job. Therefore, I want to help you to find the perfect gift this Valentine’s day. Furthermore, the best gift always comes in two’s because two is definitely better than one. If we can have couple t-shirts, a couple phone case and of course the couple watches. However, if you can’t find suitable couple watches, why not take a…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Strap- Milanese

    Today, we will go through another type of watch strap which is very popular nowadays and is making a comeback. We are talking about the famous Milanese/ Milanaise/ Mesh watch strap. Apple watch series 4 with the Milanese bracelet (Source: Amazon.com) The Milanese, just like the Jubilee, Oyster and President is also a watch bracelet. For the most part, the Milanese is made out of stainless steel, but you can also find it in other precious metals like gold, silver or platinum. Breitling SuperOcean Heritage Series watches are well known with its Milanese bracelet (Source: Amazon.com) Vintage Rolex Datejust with Milanese mesh (Source: chrono24.com) TW Steel MB33 Maverick with Milanese…