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Men Steal the Show at MTV's Video Music Awards

[caption id="attachment_2360" align="alignleft" width="300"] Some reunions are worth waiting for![/caption] On Sunday, August 24, 2013 MTV brought its annual celebration of musical artists and performers back to Brooklyn at the Barclays Center.  The Video Music Awards (more commonly referred to as the VMA's) was a smashing success. 2013 was a spectacular and sensational year for artists across all genres and platforms. A big year for the 30th anniversary of the VMAs, including an exciting redesign of their iconic moonman by none other than innovative artist KAWS. This year, at an event typically run by dazzling divas with an army of glitter and...

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2013 SAG Awards: Men’s Formal Wear Sets Strong Statements

[caption id="attachment_1524" align="alignleft" width="240" caption="Dick Van Dyke still keeps up with fashion trends even in his late 80's. Kudos!"][/caption] Formal wear for men made a big splash this past week at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Sponsored and voted on by the actual actors union, the honors are distributed to various performances from a singular performer to an ensemble honoring the best in TV and film. While the special events had its fair share of memorable moments from fashion faux pas to hilarious speeches, men’s formal wear made bold trends from the red carpet all the way through the ceremony....

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What’s Your Take on Men’s Formal Wear?

[caption id="attachment_72" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Justin Timberlake in Men\'s Dinner Jacket"][/caption]It’s stuffy, it’s uncomfortable and it’s limiting. Aren’t those some of the common takes you get from guys about men’s formal wear? That’s one way to look at the old tuxedo, which is sometimes referred to as a “monkey suit.” (Actually, it’s referred to as such in 100s of movies.) But the fact is men’s formal wear, when worn properly and fit correctly, can be amazingly hip, suave, hot and cool. There’s a reason why Justin Timberlake, Hugh Jackman, Johnny Depp and many other handsome Hollywood men look so darn good...

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