Posts Tagged ‘style’

Four in Hand Accessories Review
Jan 26, 2016
Four in Hand Shows Us How Accessories Can Make the Man
Accessories. A thing added to another thing to make it more functional, versatile, or appealing. Four in Hand: A common knot used to tie a necktie. Also a company that curates four-piece accessory boxes for men interested in adding a bit of flourish to the standard uniform of shirt, jacket, pants, and shoes. You see,...
Plus Size Men's Street Style at Pitti Uomo 2016
Jan 18, 2016
Plus Size Men’s Street Style at Pitti Uomo 2016
Pitti Uomo 2016 finished on Friday, and with the help of our friends at BearFLAVOURED, we were able to bring you the best best plus size men’s street style from the premiere menswear event in Florence, Italy. If you haven’t already, head over to the Chubstr Instagram to see what we shared. Now that it’s all...
Tyler in Xpandasox
Nov 30, 2015
Xpandasox: Solving the Sock Problem You Didn’t Know You Had
This post is sponsored by Xpandasox. All opinions, however, are my own. Finding clothes that fit is hard. When you DO find something, you’re so happy that you’ll buy it and wear it, even if the item doesn’t fit very well. Sometimes, you find out that the things you’ve been wearing for years don’t fit you correctly, and...
Bruce wearing DOME Shades - sunglasses for big heads
Nov 28, 2015
DOME Shades Returns with Sunglasses for Big Heads
Back in March, we told you about DOME Shades, a new company with a mission to make stylish sunglasses for big heads. They were kickstarting their project and getting things off the ground at the time, and sent me over a prototype pair of glasses. When we originally talked to founder Andrew Regan, he said:...
Chef Ed Furlani
Nov 27, 2015
Spotlight: Chef Edward Furlani
If you feel like you’ve seen Toronto based chef Edward Furlani somewhere before, you might be familiar with his modeling work for plus size men’s clothing brand, Parker & Pine. When it comes to style, Ed is a man of many talents – he can effortlessly pull off a variety of looks, all the while rocking his own urban street roots. We chatted with him...
Mr. Babe Magazine Launches in Japan
Nov 05, 2015
Meet Mr. Babe: A Japanese Mag for Big Guys
A Japanese Style Magazine for Big Men? File this under unexpectedly awesome: there’s a new Japanese magazine out in the wild that focuses on style for big guys, called Mr. Babe. Longtime reader Gregorio (@atomicboyx on Twitter) told us about it yesterday, and since he’s based in Tokyo and has read the magazine, we asked him...
Gulliva does style for big men in 2X - 6X
Oct 26, 2015
Gulliva Does Style for Big Men in 2XL to 6XL
This post is sponsored by Gulliva. All opinions, however, are my own. The eternal problem of the plus size man: finding clothes that fit in a style you’d actually want to wear in public. Sure, it’s easy to find something to cover your body with, but what do you do when you want to wear something that looks...
Questlove Talks Big Men's Style
Oct 15, 2015
Questlove Talks Big Men’s Style Tips
It’s not often that you get to see famous men of size talking about how they put together their own personal style. That’s exactly what Ahmir Thompson, aka Questlove, the multitalented drummer of The Roots did in a recent interview with Mr. Porter. The article, titled “How to Dress Your Body Type,” features short interviews with...
JORD Wood Watches
Oct 07, 2015
Hands On With the JORD Wood Watch
I’m picky about watches. From size and color, to shape and weight, I’m selective, to say the least. Generally, I stick with a tried and true favorite, but when JORD sent over their Fieldcrest Zebrawood Wood Watch ($120), I knew it would quickly enter into my rotation. Normally, when you think of a watch, wood isn’t the...
Zach Miko Talks Being a Plus Size Male Model
Sep 22, 2015
Meet Target’s Plus Size Male Model, Zach Miko
Remember last week when we found the photos of the mysterious plus size male model on the Target website? The model in question reached out and introduced himself. Meet Zach Miko – an actor, model, and all-around great guy. We discussed getting a job as a plus size male model, where to shop when nothing...