• 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…

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    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…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week #20- Sturhling Original 200M

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 20 of our watch of the week series!!! Wow, can you guys believe it? We have finally achieved our 20th week since we started this series. Today, we will be going all out as we explore the Stuhrling Original Professional Diver 200M. If you are going to look for a professional diving watch, you can check out the Stuhrling Original 200M here. Now if you are ready, then lets dive straight in!! Watch of the week # 20 (Source: Amazon.com) MATERIAL Firstly, let’s talk about the core of the watch, which is the material. Like most divers watch at medium range, it is made…

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    Top 5 Poplin Men’s T-Shirt Week#5

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our week #5 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. This week, we will be exploring the blue color canvas, which represents the peace and harmony of the people.   Top 5 Poplin Men’s T-Shirt Week #4 (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   OUR TOP 5 PICKS   1. AMAZON ESSENTIALS   Plaid Blue (Source: Amazon.com) Dark Navy Blue (Source: Amazon.com)   2.…

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    More Information about History of Oxford Shirt

    INTRODUCTION   What’s better than 1 information about the history of the oxford shirt? Well, the answer is more information about oxford shirt history!!! Previously, we know that the oxford shirt didn’t originate from Oxford, England. We have also found out that the oxford shirt originates from Scotland instead. Today, we will meet the people responsible to popularise the classic oxford shirt. The Oxford Shirt (Source: Drmenstyle.com) BROOKS BROTHERS   The oxford shirt became popular throughout the United States, thanks to the Brooks Brothers. In fact, in 1896, America saw the first oxford shirt being used. Just for your information, the Brooks Brothers is considered as America’s oldest menswear manufactory…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Hands- Cathedral Watch Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to the world of tiny watch hands!!! Today, we are going to explore another type of watch hands which is the cathedral watch hands. In case you do not know, we should explain. A cathedral is different than a church because it’s definitely a bigger place of worship. On top of that, a bishop runs the Cathedral according to the custom and tradition of the Roman Catholic. However, the cathedral hands do not have any history whatsoever with any cathedral. ST. Paul’s Cathedral (Source: spcslondon.com) WHAT EXACTLY IS A CATHEDRAL WATCH HANDS   A cathedral watch hands are given to a set of watch hands which…

  • Men's Top

    History of The Oxford Shirt

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to a new post as we keep our focus on the popular oxford shirt. Today, we are going to explore a little bit about the history of the oxford shirt. Contrary to what most people believe, the oxford shirt does not originate from the English city of Oxford, England. I know right?? You must be thinking but then why do they share the same name then? Two words, don’t worry. We will take care of the explanation. Basketweave (Source: Drmenstyle.com) HISTORY OF THE OXFORD SHIRT   This humble and essential menswear begins its history way back in the 19th century, in a place north of the…

  • Men's Top

    What is An Oxford Shirt?

    INTRODUCTION   What is an oxford shirt? If this is your first time hearing about the oxford shirt, do not worry. In today’s post, we will go through a basic guide of the oxford shirt. One of staple garment for men’s fashion, every man should own at least a piece of the comfortable and stylish oxford. Now if you are ready, then let’s dive straight to this post. Polo players (Neworleanspoloclub.com) WHAT EXACTLY IS OXFORD SHIRT?   An oxford shirt is basically a collar-buttoned shirt which is made from the oxford fabric. If you remember previously we did explore a variation of plain weave called the basketweave, this has something…

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    Top 5 Poplin Men’s T-Shirt Week #4

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our week #4 series where we will explore the top 5 men’s poplin shirt available. For 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. However, if you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to find out the top 5 of the previous week. Top 5 Men Poplin Shirt Week 3 (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   THEME OF THE WEEK   This week, we will go through the color yellow. Just for…

  • Men's Top

    What You Should Know about BasketWeave Fabric

    INTRODUCTION   Previously, we have explored the difference between a plain weave and a basketweave fabric. However, if you missed out on our previous post, you can read all about them by clicking this link here. Today, we will go through some of the properties of basketweave, the good and the bad. If you are ready, then let’s read through some of the properties of the basket weave, which makes it a very popular up until today. Basketweave post (Source: Drmenstyle.com) THE GOOD   One of the advantages of using basketweave fabric is that these fabrics are usually stronger than a regular plain weave fabric. Both of these plain and…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of the Week # 19- Neymar Dive Watch

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week #19 of our watch of the week series!! Today we are a little bit excited to present to you one of the Neymar 44mm dive watches. To summarise, this Neymar 44 mm dive watch is a very affordable dive watch with very stunning first impressions. In fact, look no further than the Neymar 44 mm diver if you are looking for a dive watch in the market. Neymar 44 mm divers (Source: Amazon.com) MATERIAL   First of all, let’s talk about the material of this watch. Overall, the watch is made from 316L grade stainless steel, which is very corrosion resistant. Examples of stainless…

  • Men's Watches

    Types of Watch Hands- Mercedes Watch Hands Part 2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series as we continue to learn more about the Mercedes watch hands. In case you missed out on part 1, you can click here to read more about it. Today, we will be going through a list of watches famously sporting the Mercedes watch hand. Therefore, let’s learn more about these watches in this part 2 series. Mercedes Watch Hands Part 1 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WATCH LIST   As previously mentioned, the Mercedes watch hands are not only very beautifully designed but also very practical as well. Therefore, this type of watch hands is very popular among dive watches as it helps to…

  • Men's Watches

    Type of Watch Hand- Mercedes Hand

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series. Today, we are going to explore the Mercedes watch hand, one of the famous recognizable watch hands throughout the world. Just for your information, Rolex is the first watchmaker to adopt this watch hands in their product. Rolex Brand (Source: Rolex.com) WHAT EXACTLY IS MERCEDES WATCH HAND?   For your information, the name Mercedes is given because of the 3 point star symbol, which looks like the car logo. In fact, take a closer look at the hour indicator and you will see what we mean. On the hour indicator, there is a large round surface area.  It is exactly this…

  • Men's Top

    What is Basket Weave?

    INTRODUCTION   After many weeks of watches, watch hands and watch of the week, I thought why not do something about men’s cloth for a change. Therefore, this post will be dedicated to the types of weave called basketweave. Previously, we have covered the three types of weave, which one of them is the plain weave. Grosgrain guide (Source: Drmenstyle.com) Poplin guide (Source: Drmenstyle.com) In case you do not know, there are variations of the plain weave, which is called by many names. In fact, we have previously covered the variations of the plain weave which includes grosgrain and the famous poplin weave. However, today, we will learn a new…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Poplin Men’s T-Shirt Week #3

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 3 of this new series. Once again, we will be taking a look at our top 5 choices of men’s poplin cloth for this week and crown them a champion. However, if you missed out on our week #1 and #2, you can click here and here to read all about them. Finally, before we get talking about the top poplin men’s t-shirt for the week, here is a little reminder to men out there. Therefore, a well-informed man with a sense of style is better than someone who is just following the trend!! Top 5 poplin week #1   Top 5 poplin week…

  • Men's Watches

    FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT HISTORY OF WATCH HANDS

    INTRODUCTION   What? There is even further information about the history of watch hands? Well, we at Drmenstyle.com prefer things the more the merrier. And, having more knowledge of watch hands don’t hurt anyone. Therefore, today we will go through further important information you should know about the watch hands.  In fact, we will be continuing from our previous post about the manufacturing process. Extra information (Source: Drmenstyle.com) RECAP   In case you missed out on our previous post about watch hands, you can click here to read more about them. However, if you are too lazy (like me) sometimes, then we can try our best to summarise. Before the…

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    EXTRA INFORMATION ABOUT WATCH HANDS!!

    INTRODUCTION   What is better than not 1, not 2 but 3 information about watch hands!! I mean, we can’t possibly cover all of the information which we have sourced, but we still try our best to present as much knowledge to our readers. Today, we will learn extra information about watch hands which I bet you didn’t know. Now if you are ready, then let’s dive straight to the extra information below!! History of Watch Hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) More information about the history of watch hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) EXTRA INFORMATION   For such a small part of the watch, it definitely needs more recognition not only from fans but…

  • Men's Watches

    Watch of The Week #18 – Bulova Men’s 43mm

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 18 of this exciting series, our Watch of the week!! Once again, we will nominate one watch from a sea of competitive products to be crowned, the king. Today, we will go through the watch of the week number 18, the Bulova Classic series 43mm. If you are ready, then let’s dive straight as we are getting excited!! Bulova 43 mm classic (Source: Amazon.com) MATERIAL   As usual, we will go through the materials of this watch first. In fact, it is not that hard to guess but the majority of this watch is made out of stainless steel. However,  I want to point…

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    More Information About the History of Watch Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Previously, we have covered a little history about the early watch hands factory in this post. Therefore, in summary, we have learned that the early watch hand factory was established in Switzerland. Those factories include Wagnon Freres and the famous Fiedler SA, with the latter now operating in Geneva, Switzerland. However, after some digging, we managed to get more information about the history of watch hands. History of Watch Hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MORE INFORMATION ABOUT WATCH HAND HISTORY   DANIEL QUARE   According to one information, early pocket watches only have hour hands. This means that they were only able to tell the hour and not the minute.…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Dauphine

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another series of watch hands. Next following weeks, we will explore each and every part of the watch hands style which are currently available. However, since there is just too many different watch hands style, we will only be specific in our selection. Therefore, we will explore a new type of watch hands, called the Dauphine style hands. Type of Watch Hands (Source: Reddit.com)   WHAT IS A DAUPHINE STYLE HANDS   Dauphine style hands are easily characterized by its modern and sharp triangular hands for both the hour and the minute. Some might even wonder, what then is the difference between the Alpha and…

  • Men's Top

    Top 5 Poplin Men’s T-Shirt Week #2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 2 of this new series. Every week, we will go through a list of men’s poplin shirt and recommend the top 5 of the week. However, if you missed our first week, you can click here to see our first top 5 choices for men’s poplin shirt.  Just for your information,  poplin is a type of variation of the simple plain weave. Top 5 Poplin Men’s Shirt Week 1 Now if you are ready, then let’s get straight to the point. Also, please note that our selection of the top 5 men’s poplin shirt is not biased, and follows strict guidelines. Therefore, scroll down…