MODXMAN MENTOR MONDAY PART 2: HERE’S HOW JOHN PAUL DEJORIA SUCCEEDS
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MODXMAN MENTOR MONDAY PART 2: HERE’S HOW JOHN PAUL DEJORIA SUCCEEDS

Every moment spent with John Paul DeJoria is like a masterclass in both business and philanthropy. Here’s Part 2 of Lance Avery Morgan’s insider close-up with the spirits and beauty tycoon on how his early years affected his dynamic future. After graduating high school where he was in a street gang, then enlisting a four-year stint in the armed forces,…

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STREET SEEN: MODXMAN ALAN GODFREY
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STREET SEEN: MODXMAN ALAN GODFREY

After a a recent black-tie event, we ventured to the bar at Jeffrey’s on West Lynn Street, where we encountered tech executive Alan Godfrey. Whether in black-tie or out on the town, Alan is always sharply dressed. We caught up with him to see what is on his mind right now…   My style icon is:  Anything Armani The one…

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THE CASE FOR KHAKI:  RETHINK YOUR PANTS NOW
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THE CASE FOR KHAKI: RETHINK YOUR PANTS NOW

By now khakis are the go-to Friday Casual attire in Austin that may have run its course, so it’s time to step it up a bit, don’t you think?  Here’s a look at the history of the workhorse garment, as well as some cool style guys who’ve owned the look since they wore them…to inspire your next wearing for fall.…

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SEEKING BESPOKE? IT’S SPOKEN HERE: THE MASTER TAILORS OF SAVILE ROW TELL ALL
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SEEKING BESPOKE? IT’S SPOKEN HERE: THE MASTER TAILORS OF SAVILE ROW TELL ALL

“If I did not design my own men’s collection, I would have virtually my entire wardrobe made on Savile Row, says Austin native and designer Tom Ford who created the forward for the new tome, BESPOKE (Thames & Hudson, $40). And, we couldn’t agree more to a having a handmade anything, especially this definitive story of the tailors, customers, and…

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SH$T MY DAD HAS:  5 TIPS OF HOW POCKET SQUARES ARE COOL
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SH$T MY DAD HAS: 5 TIPS OF HOW POCKET SQUARES ARE COOL

Think back: in family photos, your father and grandfather likely had as pocket square tucked away near their lapels. Whether it was white cotton (likely), a matching pattern to the tie near it (also very likely), or if it was a contrasting color (if so, then you come from natty dressers), it made a small, yet impactful style statement about…

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STREET SEEN: MODXMAN MANUEL POLIDORI
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STREET SEEN: MODXMAN MANUEL POLIDORI

Spotted recently outside of Austin’s ABC/KVUE studios on Steck Avenue to showcase his sophisticated sense of style is Globallux founder Manuel Polidori. The way he effortlessly blends the classic style of his native Italy with an Austin twist is something to admire and makes him one of the sharpest dressed men in any room.  We caught up with him see…

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