Posts Tagged ‘style’

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, 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...
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. ...
Feb 23, 2016
Colasso Wants to Sell You a T-Shirt that Actually Fits
Though sometimes it seems to move at a snail’s pace, the men’s plus size clothing industry is growing. Over the past few years, we’ve started to see small, independent brands pop up, selling underwear, denim, and t-shirts in extended sizes. Fort Lauderdale, FL based Colasso is one such brand, putting their focus on big and tall men’s...
Chuey Martinez at the Latin Grammys
Feb 17, 2016
Style Deconstructed: Chuey Martinez Rocks the Red Carpet
It’s another installment of Style Deconstructed – the feature that takes a solid look found out in the wild, and shows you how to recreate it. This time around, it’s our man, radio and TV host Chuey Martinez, on the red carpet at the Latin Grammys late last year.  Get Chuey’s Look Here’s how Chuey did...
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...