“I need a dollar dollar, a dollar is what I need” – Aloe Blacc

Due to my current impending emigration to the Great White North, I will have to find a new job when I get there. Given that I have been with my present company for seven years and have not had a Job interview since leaving School in 2005, I’ve realised I may be a little rusty when it comes … Continue reading

“Here comes the sun, here comes the sun… And I say it’s all right” – The Beatles

So I have finally returned after a bit of a hiatus for which I have to apologise for. I’ve spent the last few months completely focused on filling in forms and applying for a visa to Canada. Thankfully, it all worked out and I will be departing this Emerald Isle in the coming months. So, once again, … Continue reading

“It’s a nice day to start again, Come on it’s a nice day for a white wedding” – Billy Idol

Hey guys, so a good friend of mine recently asked me to write a piece for her site. She produces a lot of wedding accessories such as handmade bouquets, headpieces and brooches. All female orientated of course, but recently she has branched out into bow-ties which I’ve had the pleasure of modelling. (Don’t worry I will be doing … Continue reading

“Oh I get by with a little help from my friends” – The Beatles

Now for something a little different! A personal request of sorts! As some of ye may know, I also contribute style advice for http://www.Oxygen.ie, with little tweaks to my blog posts,  and today my style editor received a personal request from a reader on how a ‘ginger’ man should dress so I said I’d take … Continue reading

“Cuz back in school, We are the leaders of all…” – Deftones

So after some feedback and some requests asking for a college edition and a more casual look, I’ve decided to dress the blog down for this post! College is one of those places where you can stand out or blend in among the masses of hoodies and sweatpants. Now as you know, I’m the shirt … Continue reading

“Don’t let your standards fall, down with your hair…. Straighten your tie, tuck in your shirt” – The World Inferno Friendship Society

Hey guys, hope you had a fantastic Christmas and a happy new year. Maybe you’re looking at mixing up your style this year? Well you’ve come to the right place! I encourage you to break out of that prison that is your comfort zone and try something new this year. As the famous saying goes, “how … Continue reading

“Nobody ever wrote down a plan to be broke, fat, lazy, or stupid. Those things are what happen when you don’t have a plan.” – Larry Winget

(Photo:http://tinyurl.com/ozl5nh8) Ok so after our first post last week on making this the best year of your life, I’ve outlined a few other ways in which you can change for the better. Utilizing your mind. Your mind is a powerful tool but like a flower, it needs constant attention and nourishment. Kick this new year … Continue reading

“But through it all, when there was doubt I ate it up and spit it out, I faced it all and I stood tall and did it my way” – Frank Sinatra

So it’s a new year and you may want to improve your life in a number of different ways. Some people call them resolutions but I like to think of them as more of a lifestyle guide. So for the people out there that want a change  but cant figure out what to do exactly, … Continue reading

Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

This post has been rattling around my head for awhile and its one I have wanted to share as it gives ye readers an insight into my life rules, a Man code some may say. While there are numerous “Bro codes”, I don’t view mine as an extension of that train of thought. These are … Continue reading

“The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value.” ― Charles Dudley Warner

Christmas is right around the corner and with that I thought I’d put together a little piece on what to buy yourself/ your dad/ your boyfriend this Christmas. Most people will take the easy option; socks, a new phone, I-pad, etc. Why not stand out and get them something unique, worthy of a man! Now I’m … Continue reading