21Oct/18

Should your engagement and wedding rings be of the same metal

Do couples on the brink of engagement consider whether their engagement rings should be the same metal as their wedding rings? We think it’s safe to say that many of them don’t!

In this article we explore whether this should indeed be the case.

She said yes!

In many cases, an engagement ring is given sometimes years and definitely months before the big day. In the rush of romance, the metal of the engagement ring and how it will affect the forthcoming wedding ring purchase may not be at the forefront of the happy couple’s mind. Talk often centres around the size of the diamond, the detail regarding whether part set diamond wedding rings are the thing and, of course, the budget.

Our advice

Our advice is simple; whether it’s part set diamond wedding rings that you have set your heart on, we recommend matching the metal on your engagement …

27Jun/18

Style Disasters that All Men Should Avoid

The number of style mistakes a man (or anyone) can make appears to be endless, yet most of them go without saying. What is this code that well-dressed people seem to have committed to memory? How do you craft the perfect outfit without falling foul of fashion law? Here are things you should definitely avoid doing.

Baggy and long trousers

Just like ankle swingers, trousers that drape over your shoes can look a little slobbish. A small amount of drape is fine, but things go awry when the hemline goes over your laces and makes a flare-like shape over your foot. It isn’t a good look. It’s easier to simply learn the length of your legs and buy trousers accordingly.

Tight clothes will not save you

The false notion that tight clothes will show off your chiselled six-pack is one that many men still believe to be true. The reality …

16Jun/17

The Necessity of Travel Umbrellas

What is a Travel Umbrella?

Umbrellas come in all different shapes and sizes.  Some are big and protect you from the sun.  Others you use to keep yourself dry from the rain.  Travel umbrellas really can be used for either, although you normally find yourself looking for one when its raining.  They are the small umbrellas that fold up and are normally compete with a small pouch to store them in. This way they can be carried easily with a person, in a bag, or kept in a car, in the case of a rainy day. Similar to how there are travel size shampoos and conditioners, toothbrush and toothpaste, there are travel sized umbrellas.  The best part is, when you open them up, they become a full sized functioning umbrella.  When you are done you can fold it back up into an easily carried addition to your day that will …