Posts Tagged ‘style’

The Well-Rounded Gent: CP Slippers
Aug 17, 2016
The Well-Rounded Gent: You Need CP Slippers
Hi. My name is Fish and I am a slipper-slut. This is something I’ve been coming to terms with for almost a year, and it feels like the right time to come out of this particular closet. It hasn’t always been like this, but it is nearly certain that it’ll be like this for the...
UK Plus Size Male Model Ben Whit
Aug 16, 2016
Bridge Models’ Ben Whit Talks UK Men’s Plus Size Modeling
For the last two years, London based Bridge Models has done their part to show the world that the differences between plus size and straight sized models are few. After seeing great success with their roster of female models, it was only a matter of time before they added plus size male models to the mix by launching...
Bearflavoured 10th Anniversary Shirts
Jul 27, 2016
Bearflavoured Celebrates 10 Years with New Tee Collaborations
Our friends at BearFlavoured are marking a decade of excellence with help from some friends. They’ve commissioned New York based fashion designers JCRT, and London illustrator Ren to create limited edition 10th anniversary shirts, which are available in their shop right now. Plaid Bear, the shirt designed by Jeffrey Costello and Robert Tagliapietra, features the snarling...
At Home With Harvey
Jul 11, 2016
Exclusive: At Home with Harvey Guillen
Our pal Harvey Guillen is no stranger to the fashion requirements of black tie events. Red carpet movie premieres, cast parties, and benefits can call for a more upscale look. When preparing for a recent event, Harvey turned to Indochino for the perfect suit, custom made to his exact measurements. As you’ll see, they were able to work together...
The big men of Pitti90
Jun 17, 2016
Plus Size Men’s Fashion Inspiration at Pitti Uomo 90
Pitti Uomo 90, the Florence menswear trade show has come and gone, and as always, there was a lot of street style on display to take inspiration from. Men large and small converged upon the event, wearing their brightest, most refined, and just plain quirky styles that most certainly matched their personalities. We teamed up...
Samuel Hubbard Free Limited Shoe
May 26, 2016
The Gent: Style and Comfort With Samuel Hubbard Shoes
The search for the perfect shoe feels endless. It needs to be comfortable, yet stylish. Affordable, yet well made. And unique, without looking well, weird. Samuel Hubbard shoes pretty much look like your typical stylish dress shoe, but slip them on and find that their comfort is far beyond any dress shoe you’ve worn before. Begun as what...
N. Maxwell Lander collaborates with Chubstr
May 25, 2016
This Photographer Offers a Positive View of Stylish Plus Size Men
We’re all well aware of the glaring lack of plus size male representation in media, magazines, and advertising. Though this is changing little by little, there aren’t a lot of places to go to see compelling high quality photos of guys looking great and feeling good about what they’re wearing. That’s why we’re kicking off a monthly collaboration with...
JCRT releases collection of plaid shirts
May 12, 2016
Chubstr Exclusive: JCRT Launches Plaid Shirts
You’ve seen these guys before, wearing their signature plaid shirts fitted so perfectly you could cry. You’re dying to get your hands on one just like it, one that fits your body type, but it’s been almost impossible to find. Until now. For the last 10 years, Costello Tagliapietra has been crafting couture dresses for...
Aki Choklat Expands His Accessories Offerings
Apr 25, 2016
Aki Choklat On His Expanded Shop, Fashion in Detroit
Internationally renowned footwear and accessories designer Aki Choklat just launched a new line of accessories, expanding the offerings in his online shop, Akichoklat.com. He chatted with us via Skype about the new line, how your style evolves as you age, and the two types of shoe every guy needs in his closet. What motivated you...
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Mar 21, 2016
Zach Miko Talks Becoming a Plus Size Male Model, Dispelling Big Guy Myths
Last week, actor, comedian, and model Zach Miko became the first plus size male model to sign with IMG Models new Brawn division. I chatted with Zach about signing with one of the biggest modeling agencies in the world, becoming the face of the plus size men’s modeling movement, and dispelling one of the most annoying big guy myths. ...