Browsing the "Style" Category

Why Care About Style?

Let’s face facts: the average man has a terrible sense of style. His clothes are typically ill-fitting and of poor quality, not to mention tasteless, tacky, and just plain sloppy looking. In other words, most men dress like complete losers. [...]

January 23, 2014 Style

Introducing Manny, New NLU Writer

                    One of my goals for 2014 is to increase the strength of the fashion/ style section of NLU and to grow it into a recognizable feature on this site. To [...]

January 21, 2014 Style


You’ve heard the term and, like most people, you’ve probably made an association with Nirvana and the grunge scene of the 90’s or the current hipster urban lumberjack and then moved on from there. There’s more to this fabric than [...]

November 22, 2013 Style

How to Improve Your Jean Game

I don’t need to invest any time in trying to convince guys why they should be wearing jeans. 99.9% of men already do and are happy to do so. And, while a pair of jeans is as ubiquitous as it [...]

November 15, 2013 Style

What to Wear for a Job Interview

As much as we’d all love to be recruited or spend our years fending off head hunters, at some point in your life, you’re going to have to go in for a job interview. Regardless of whether it’s a technicality [...]

November 8, 2013 Style

The Friends You Grew Up With Look Retarded

One of the more common tropes in this corner of the Internet is the parable of the crabs in the bucket. The story goes that you can place crabs in a bucket without having to leave a lid on it [...]

October 29, 2013 Style

Ditch The Sweatshirt

Not too long ago I talked about one of the easiest ways to upgrade your casual game. While I stand by the crewneck sweatshirt as the ideal option for a man’s casual style, I firmly believe that one of the [...]

October 23, 2013 Style

Build Your Wardrobe Slowly

One of the things that makes a man is his willingness and conviction in acting deliberately. Very few decisions should be made on a whim or while beholden to mere emotion. That doesn’t mean a man doesn’t enter action with [...]

October 9, 2013 Style