29 Aug Top 10 Men’s Style Blogs
There’s no better way to upgrade your style, than to get inspired by sartorial fashionable gents, who are on top of their game. That’s why today, our Menswear Online editorial team is sharing with you our top 10 picks (in no particular order) of the most stylish menswear blogs out there.
1. GENTLEMaN’S GAZETTE
– classic men’s style
– Gentleman’s etiquette
– dress codes
Founded by Sven Raphael Schneider in 2010, Gentleman’s Gazette has gone from strength to strength through the years.
What stands out the most is the abundance of knowledge when it comes to classic men’s styles including “black tie”, “morning dress” and “white tie”, as well as the etiquette that comes with attending those formal occasions.
Besides the in-depth articles on classic menswear, Gentleman’s Gazette has also a very entertaining and insightful YouTube channel, which has recently surpassed 1M subscribers! Our favourite sections include: “Is it worth it?” as well as their videos on various dress codes.
2. Real men real style
– styling rules
– personal development
– history of men’s fashion
Antonio Centeno is a former United States Marine Corps Officer from West Texas, who noticed that the power of wearing a uniform can give you a sense of pride and respect for yourself.
Armed with this realisation, he decided to apply it every-day style.
He went on to study men’s style in London, Hong Kong, and Bangkok and founded RealMenRealStyle.com in 2008 – a successful blog and YouTube channel with over 3000 articles and videos on men’s style and the art of manliness.
3. One Dapper Street
– urban & modern style
– interior design
– grooming & lifestyle
This blog is run by Marcel – a fashion school graduate and model, who traveled all the way from Germany to New York in pursuit of fashion eminence.
Marcel’s site is crisp, clean, incredibly user-friendly. It’s loaded with excellent style advice, which includes everything from dapper combinations to edgy streetwear.
Besides fashion, Marcel shares great advice on fitness and grooming as well as very sleek inspiration on modern interior design.
His YouTube channel is an incredibly rich resource of style inspiration, especially when it comes to urban streetwear and effortless fashion looks.
Our favourite section is his Lookbook videos where Marcel shares his secrets on how he styles his snazzy outfits.
4. Effortless Gent
– wardrobe essentials
– smart-casual style
– watches & cigars
Founded in 2009 by Barron Cuadro, The Effortless Gent does an excellent job of providing timeless tips on men’s style, with a focus on minimal & lean wardrobe.
His mission is to make Effortless Style into a great resource for guys to level up their style.
We particularly love his his smart-casual and business attire sections in the blog. His style tips are perfect for anyone who wants to use fashion to make a good impression at work, as well as a confidence booster in their everyday lives.
5. Man About Town
– casual & outdoors style
– travel & food reviews
Founded by Charlie Irons, Man About Town is a blog dedicated to helping the every day guy, navigate their way around grooming, fashion, travel & food.
In his honest and laid-back blog, readers can follow Charlie as he shares the latest season’s looks, that are perfect for an outdoor lifestyle. His casual outfits are as stylish as they are practical.
We also particularly like his grooming section, with topics ranging from the most effective skincare products to the best scents of the season.
6. Permanent Style
– how to style & care guides
– classic style & tailoring
– business of fashion
Founded by professional journalist and editor Simon Crompton, Permanent Style has been listed as one of the best men’s sites in the world by GQ, Esquire, The Times, How to Spend It, The New York Times and is a global authority on classic and luxury menswear.
Simon’s background and unique access to industry figures have given him an unprecedented insight and understanding of the best bespoke tailoring, as well as the business side of luxury retail, giving his followers unvarnished reports and in-depth analysis.
On his YouTube channel Simon often interviews bespoke suit makers and craftsmen, visits factories around the world and talks to the world leading figures in media and fashion.
7. He Spoke Style
– classic & formalwear
– wedding style advice
– cigars & watches
Started in 2013 by a professional musician and former elite-level bicycle racer Brian Sacawa, He Spoke Style offers great fashion advice with a strong focus on smart-casual and classic styles.
HSS believes that style is about more than the clothes you wear – it’s how you live your life, your interests, your pursuits, your curiosity and your appreciation of quality and craftsmanship in all aspects of your life.
We particularly like his Style Guide section, as well as his YouTube videos on Capsule Wardrobe.
8. George Hahn
– looking great on a budget
– menswear & grooming
– witty and entertaining
Founded by George Hahn in 2011, the blog is a great resource for any man who
wants to dress sharp without breaking the bank.
Put in his own words George Hahn is “a journal designed for men who weren’t millionaires, but who also wanted to look good and live well, fashioning myself as a self-made “thousandaire” in hot pursuit of sartorial stealth and effective living.”
In addition to the many style articles you can find on George’s site, George Hahn also offers a wealth of informative articles on healthy living, and product reviews.
We particularly love his references to pop-culture and his unique and incredibly entertaining writing style.
9. The Sartorialist
– high fashion & street style
– global trends
– urban creativity
If you want to push your styling boundaries to the limit, learn how to stand out from the crowd or just admire the bold and creative, then The Sartorialist is the perfect blog for you!
Started by photographer Scott Schuman in 2005 this unique compilation of edgy streetstye looks is the perfect source of urban creativity, if you want to be on top of the latest global fashion trends.
In addition to the blog, Scott’s work has been featured in GQ, Vogue Italia, Vogue Paris, and Interview.
For GQ, he shot and edited his own page for over three years.
His work resides in the permanent collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum and the Tokyo Photographic Art Museum.
10. Jordan Bunker
– contemporary style
– travel guides
Jordan Bunker is by far the most sincere menswear blog we’ve seen in a long time.
His crisp minimalist style is the perfect balance of casual urban & high fashion.
Coupled with a visually enticing travel section, Jordan’s fashion & lifestyle blog is a go-to destination for the latest in independent brands and trends – as well as achievable advice for updating your everyday wardrobe.
We are particularly impressed with the new blog section called B-Brief where Jordan honestly discusses how he strives to make more sustainable fashion choices.
What is your go-to place for fashion inspiration? We’d love to read your suggestions in the comment section below!
Fashion enthusiast, marketing aficionado, and indepenedent film maker. With an eye for style, a strategic mindset, and a passion for storytelling, I often turn to fashion in lookout for inspiration, as well as a creative outlet.