The best American men’s lifestyle blogs

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The best of the US lifestyle bloggers at your fingertips
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What does it mean to be a gentleman? Whatever your own definition might be, take inspiration from some of America’s best men’s lifestyle bloggers who share their wisdom on personal appearance, confidence, relationships, success, travel, and adventure.

Here’s a great selection of some of our favorite blogs for the modern man – a compilation of social savviness, unimpeachable behaviour, and effortless style. What’s not to admire?

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Why it’s smart to wear pajamas

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Loungewear was everywhere during Hollywood’s golden age.
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Dapper men opt for loungewear at home. Unconvinced? Just look to your favorite silver screen heroes – those guys knew how to be comfortable while maintaining the elegance and poise that epitomized Hollywood’s golden era – just check out James Stewart in 1954’s Rear Window – the man is seldom out of his pajamas.

But a decent set of PJs do more than make you look and feel good. When it comes to sleep quality, nightwear helps your body maintain the right temperature all night long. Here we take a look at what the best-dressed guys wear to relax, unwind, and sleep in.

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The ultimate guide to men’s winter shoes

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It’s time to think about upgrading your shoes for winter
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There’s always someone who makes a point of under-dressing for the weather, but there’s nothing manly about not taking good care of yourself. A coat, hat, and an umbrella are essential components of your winter wardrobe – and so is a decent pair of quality leather shoes.

Here are some of the best options for keeping your feet warm and dry this winter, including non-slip shoes and boots to keep you upright no matter what the weather throws at you.
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The best American gentleman’s fashion bloggers

The best of US Style at your fingertips
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Looking for men’s style ideas to keep you looking professional, poised, and polished? Here are 13 of the best American menswear blogs we’ve enjoyed reading this year. Classic fashion ideas with a modern twist? These writers show you how to dress like the thoroughly modern gentleman that you are.
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Christmas gifts for men who have everything

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Make sure your Christmas gifts don’t disappoint this year
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Are you scratching your head over the last few presents to slide under the tree this Christmas? We all know a man who’s hard to buy for, whether it’s your dad, brother, uncle or super stylish son.

Here’s the ultimate gift guide to help you get to the end of your shopping list with time to spare. And if you think you might be that difficult-to-buy-for man yourself – use our list to drop some helpful hints for your family…

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How to wear moleskin

Long-sleeve moleskin shirt in wine from Samuel Windsor

Soft and lightweight – what’s not to love about this stylish fabric?
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Moleskin is a soft-textured fabric that feels like the smooth fur of a garden mole – if you were to stroke one. A cotton fabric that’s smart and yet casual, warm and yet lightweight, moleskin is a tactile cloth that offers plenty of dapper menswear options for shirts, jackets and pants. Here’s how to wear it…
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Thanksgiving tips for Brits abroad

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Thanksgiving is often associated with pumpkins
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Are you spending Thanksgiving on the far side of the pond? If so, you’ll probably be wondering what it’s all about and, if you’re lucky enough to be invited to a Thanksgiving celebration, how to be the perfect guest. Here we take a look at this uniquely American holiday and pass on some excellent tips from a selection of our favorite US bloggers. If you’re about to experience your first Thanksgiving, here’s what to expect…
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WIN a men’s Aran knit sweater

WIN Aran knit sweater

Keep warm this winter with an Aran knit sweater from Samuel Windsor

The competition to win an Aran knit sweater worth $60 has now closed. Congratulations to Jeff Grim from Maryland – we hope you love your new sweater from Samuel Windsor!

Don’t miss out – for a chance to win future prizes or see our Black Friday special offers, simply follow us on twitter @SamuelWindsorUS or on Facebook @SamuelWindsorUSA.

And in the meantime, to find out everything you need to know about traditional Aran knits, read our quick guide…
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Celebrating veterans’ success stories

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Honor our veterans this Veterans Day
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A quarter of a million active personnel leave the U.S. Military each year and, for all of them, quitting the armed forces is a huge life change that requires considerable readjustment. For many vets, their return to civilian life is complicated by physical and/or mental wounds, and many new veterans miss the close friendships, camaraderie and sense of purpose that come with a military career.

This Veterans Day, we’re celebrating and honouring our US veterans by showcasing some of the successful businesses they’ve launched after leaving the military. We’ve scoured the web to find some of the best sites to guide and inspire all those who’ve served their country. And to all our veterans – thank you for your service.

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How to stop sweaters from pilling

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Your sweater will look perfect for longer if you avoid ugly pilling
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It’s great when you discover your ideal sweater, in a color and style that looks terrific on you. But a common knitwear menace can quickly spoil your laid-back styling – pilling. 

We’re talking about those annoying miniature balls of fluff that pop up under the arms of men’s sweaters making them look scruffy and worn. Luckily, we have the solution. Here’s how to make your tired old sweaters look as good as new and prevent your new favorite woolens from pilling.

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