Posts for Resources

Can a fat guy pull off an undercut?
Jul 10, 2015
Answerland: Can A Fat Guy Pull Off An Undercut?
It’s Answerland, the Chubstr feature where YOU ask the questions, and we get you answers. Ask your own questions via social media @chubstr. This week, new contributor Brittny Peloquin takes on your hairstyle and tank top related questions. sjph000 asks : My husband is interested in changing up his style, including his hair. He really...
Emmi Sorokin's The Business Casual Survival Guide
Jul 06, 2015
The Business Casual Survival Guide Helps You Look Good At Work
Of all the styles of dressing (casual, formal, business casual, black tie, resort casual, etc…), business casual can be the most daunting for men. The Business Casual Survival Guide: 30 Looks for Men by internationally renowned men’s fashion stylist Emmi Sorokin is basically the business casual bible. The book shows readers how to get the perfect...
Answerland: Clothes for Plus Size Trans Guys
Jul 03, 2015
Answerland: Clothes For Plus Size Trans Guys
Answerland is the Chubstr feature that lets our writers answer reader questions on style, entertainment, fashion and tech. Send us your questions @chubstr on your favorite social network, or by clicking here. This week, Kenneth Fish is at the helm. Clothes for Plus Size Trans Guys Michael-alive asks: I’m a Transgender guy and I haven’t...
Answerland: Cool Socks, Clothes that fit & Beach Photos
Jun 26, 2015
Answerland: Cool Socks, and Finding Clothes That Fit
It’s Answerland, where Chubstr writers answer reader questions on style, entertainment, fashion and technology. Send your questions to us via social @chubstr, or use this form to reach out. It’s our first video Answerland feature, starring Matthew Simko. Watch it above and then share your questions! JowJow21 asks: I work in a business casual office,...
A camera strap for big guys: Peak Design
Jun 25, 2015
We Found a Big Camera Strap Made for (Most) Big Bodies
We always talk about clothes that are being made for big gents, but did you know that there are companies out there making other products work for people of size? Meet Peak Design, and their thoughtfully constructed photo gear. Peak Design’s mission is to enable photographers, adventurers and outdoors enthusiasts to better capture the beautiful...
The Gorilla Killa First Date Kit
Jun 22, 2015
Taming the Beast with the Gorilla Killa First Date Kit
This post is sponsored by Gorilla Killa. All opinions, however, are my own.  As a big, hairy guy, I know that grooming and upkeep is vital. If I slack off for a few days, hair starts to grow in places I don’t want it to, and I end up a bit too beastly for my tastes. This is especially...
Matthew Simko in cool shorts
May 29, 2015
Answerland: Short Shorts and Great Looking Jeans
It’s Answerland, where Chubstr writers answer reader questions on style, entertainment, fashion and technology. Send your questions to us via social @chubstr, or use the form on our site found here. Without further ado: iaufh asks: With summer coming up what kind of shorts would you recommend? It seems like short shorts are all the rage...
Tell us what Body Love means to you
May 28, 2015
Does Body Image Matter to Big Men?
Chubstr started as a resource to help men of size find, create, and share their style with the world. We do that by sharing tips, resources, and reader photo submissions, but we don’t normally talk about the core issues that make a site like this necessary in the first place. I’m talking about body image, and...
Memorial Day
May 24, 2015
The Chubstr Memorial Day Sale Roundup
It’s Memorial Day weekend, and that means, BBQ, swimming, and shopping. We’ve rounded up some of the best deals out there on clothes, accessories, and goodies that are perfect for every big gent. Take a look below: Indochino: Get up to 40% off shirts, suits, and accessories custom made in any size with code: SUMMERSALE....
DXL Blog: Move like a man with a plan!
Apr 20, 2015
Over on the DXL Blog: Moving Like a Man with a Plan
Did you know Destination XL has a blog? They do, and it’s full of cool style tips and info for the big gent. Check out one of their latest posts, written by yours truly – it’s basically the Big Man’s Guide to Moving Cross-Country. Read Making a Move – How to Relocate Like a Man. Not...