Posts Tagged ‘style’

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...
Where are all the plus size male models?
Aug 27, 2015
Where Are They Hiding the Plus Size Male Models?
Where Are All the Plus Size Male Models? Last week, we discussed the fact that most retailers are overlooking the plus size male when it comes to stylish clothing options. This week, we’re asking – where are all the plus size male models? We’ve heard you loud and clear – you want to see models...
The Big Men of Pitti Uomo 2015
Jun 23, 2015
The Well-Rounded Gent: The Big Men of Pitti Uomo
The Well-Rounded Gent is the Chubstr feature that focuses on the finer things in life. From fashion to grooming to etiquette, we cover it here. Menswear festival Pitti Uomo took place last week in Florence, Italy, and if you were watching our social media accounts, you saw a few of the amazing street style photos our friends...
Panda wears an Old Navy Shirt
Jun 09, 2015
Old Navy Wants to Be Your Stylish Men’s Clothing Shop
When you think of fashion forward, contemporary clothing, Old Navy might not be the first shop that comes to mind. They’ve traditionally focused on basic, inexpensive pieces you can use to fill in holes in you wardrobe. Need another pair of pants for days when you don’t need to dress up too much? You know where to...
The Stylistic: Antonio Consuegra
May 28, 2015
The Stylistic: Antonio Consuegra, New York City
The Stylistic brings you conversations about art, fashion and lifestyle with interesting men of size from around the world. In the latest installment, we meet 26 year old Antonio Consuegra, a costume designer working on his first Broadway show in New York City. Are you originally from NYC? No, I was born in New Jersey,...
May 11, 2015
Do Yourself a Favor & Invest in a Luxury Tie
In a world of ubiquitous fast fashion, two companies are ensuring that contemporary pieces are rooted in tradition and quality craftsmanship. Each with their own unique take on the idea, Coyaba and Maki & Mpho are redefining the luxury tie niche. Coyaba Meaning ‘paradise’ in Arawak (an indigenous people of the Caribbean), Coyaba is elevating...