• 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…

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    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…

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    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,…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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?  …

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…