Essential items that every man must own to live a comfortable, well-dressed life -- that's environmentally friendly.
On your next outdoor adventure, weather the storm -- or any other surprise Mother Nature may have in store -- with the latest in high-performance apparel.
Your living space makes a big impression on the woman you bring into it. Is yours sending the right messages?
The short answer is "Yes!" But this isn't the same double-breasted garment your dad wore back in the day. Here's how the double-breasted look has been reinvented for a new generation.
No one likes a lame party, especially the person throwing it. Here are the tips and tricks that will make your holiday bash the place to be.
Throughout history, many famous -- and some infamous -- men have donned mustaches. Here are eight that have had a serious impact on society, good and bad.
Whether you're svelte or stout, you can rock this fall's biggest casual trend: the striped sweater. Here are 10 new ways to own a longtime fashion favorite all over again.
Just because a new look rocked the runway doesn't mean it'll do anything for you. Here, we draw the fine line between runway fashion and personal style by showcasing five fall trends worth trying -- and five to skip altogether.
Look like a million bucks this summer -- without dropping a fortune -- by sticking with these affordable, but always stylish, basics.
Several Major League Baseball teams have announced changes to their uniforms. STM gets a style expert to weigh in on whether they're a hit or a miss.
Three legendary facial hair styles to rock your image.
Mustaches are making a comeback. Here's how to wear one.
Do women like a man with a little sweat and the scent of work, or a man that smells fresh and clean, like he just stepped out of the shower? Here's what we found.
These tips from our expert will teach you how to tailor your natural coat and look better in your birthday suit.
Women like a good smile on their men. Here's how you can straighten out that grin, without resorting to a mouthful of metal.
Change up your look to match your mood or outfit without spending tons on frequent haircuts by wearing this cut three different ways.
To enhance desirable features -- and hide weak ones -- there are some general rules for choosing the right facial hair for a face that's more oval than most.
To enhance desirable features -- and hide weak ones -- there are some general rules for choosing the right facial hair for a face that's smaller than most.
Is your face large? To enhance desirable features -- and hide weak ones -- there are some general rules for choosing the right facial hair for the shape of your face.
Experiment all you want, but there is an ideal haircut for every man -- and it has more to do with the shape of your head than the popular trends. Our expert identifies the cuts that look best for each shape.
Tweezing, threading, waxing: They're not just for ladies anymore. Here's why -- and how -- even the most macho of men are shaping their eyebrows.
Is your face square? To enhance desirable features -- and hide weak ones -- there are some general rules for choosing the right facial hair for the shape of your face.
When your winter wardrobe comes out of storage, it won't be ready to wear. Learn how to prep any piece -- from wool suits to cashmere sweaters.
The expert guide to finding eyeglass frames that fit your face.
Long-faced? To enhance desirable features -- and hide weak ones -- there are some general rules for choosing the right facial hair for the shape of your face.
A new season should herald a new fragrance.
Stop shelling out the big Benjamins for a short cut at your local salon when you can get the same 'do at your neighborhood barber shop for a lot less. Here are six of the best, country-wide.
Got a round face? To enhance desirable features -- and hide weak ones -- follow these general rules for choosing the right facial hair for your face shape.
Glasses make a statement for your mug. But what’s the right look for your face? Our style consultant matches your features (and lifestyle) to best frame your face.
Show up to your boss's summer BBQ in out-of-season style, and you'll char your reputation. Instead, stick to these appropriate summer fashions that'll keep you looking well-done.
Spring is in the air, so it's time to put your heavy clothes under your bed. Here's how to do it -- without making your threads looking like they spent the winter in The Salvation Army.
A fashion expert and male model offer regular guys a step-by-step guide on how to give your everyday street-strut some runway swagger.
Here's how to get a fresh, upscale look with this former dress-down fabric.
Our stylist dives into her jean pool to share the styles, combos and fits that’ll help you look like denimite this spring.
Stop paying barbers and stylists for work you can do just as well. These home-haircut tips are worth learning.
Hair feeling a bit ... thin on top? A little gel can solve that problem -- if you know how to use it.
Winter months require extra effort. Our expert helps you put your best foot forward with some essential grooming guidance.
Avoid the “layover look” by tossing these men’s products into your carry-on.
QUIET KEYBOARD This wireless rechargeable keyboard won’t make a sound no matter how hard you whack at the keys. Although the diNovo Edge might frustrate your attempts to show off your tireless work ethic to the boss, you can surf Internet dating sites all night without tipping off your girlfriend.
MULTILINGUAL MARVEL Expensive enough to require valet parking, the Optimus Maximus keyboard displays letters and control icons with a light-emitting OLED. It’s customizable for multitasking in multiple codes and languages -- including Cyrillic, ancient Greek, Arabic and HTML -- or for more ambitious activities like video gaming.
LASER SHOW No bigger than a cigarette lighter, the Celluon Virtual Keyboard connects to your computer using a USB dongle and emits an awesome laser-generated keyboard and mouse that allows you to work virtually -- and connect with your inner Obi Wan Kenobi.
BACK TO THE FUTURE Drawing from last century’s gilded sensibilities, this custom, retro-futuristic keyboard will make your desktop worthy of H.G. Wells’ office space. “The Marquis” keyboard has acanthus-leaf engraving on polished brass and key lettering engraved on a mirrored gold acrylic. It’ll make you the envy of any century.
LIGHT FINGER FOLLIES Every time you touch its keys, the Luxeed U7 lights up like the Las Vegas strip -- bringing a little bit of Studio 54 to your dancing fingers. Make sure they dress sharply and get their names on the list -- this is one exclusive keyboard!
PURE LUXURY: BENTLEY MULSANNE The new Bentley Mulsanne's unrivaled pedigree stands out from the pack with an ultra-smooth and more-than-capable 505 hp, 6.8-liter V8 engine that glides from 0 to 62 mph in 5.3 whisper-quiet seconds. As befits its luxury status, the car can be completely customized to taste with over 1 billion possible variations, according Bentley Motors.
STANDOUT CONVERTIBLE: MORGAN AERO 8 Although its production recently ceased, this classically styled roadster is still one of the most fun, head-turning vehicles to roam the highways. While completely hand-built with more than 100 years of heritage packed into the coachwork, its BMW 4.4-liter V8 pumps out 312 hp -- moving this homage to yesteryear from 0 to 62 mph in just 4.2 seconds.
Tiny Tower seems like a simple, if not silly, game. But that's how it gets you addicted. The premise, like SimCity, is to build your own world -- in this case a tower. The more floors you build, the more money you can make to spend on building more floors ... and the hook is set.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
How many passwords do you have to remember? Thanks to 1Password, you can keep all of your security codes safe and secure on your smartphone. All you have to do is remember one four-digit code and a master passcode, and the info is encrypted and backed up on your computer.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
Yes, the camera on the iPhone 4S is better than previous incarnations. But besides flash and zoom, it leaves us a little cold. Turn your 4S into a virtual DSLR with all the bells and whistles you get with said device, plus all the features you’d expect from a smartphone, such as visual filters.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch
Even if you were born in the CD era, chances are you remember mixed tapes. Bring them into the digital age with the app that turns your digital music player into a virtual portable cassette deck that blasts loaded playlists and helps you create the perfect mix to play and then share on Facebook.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch
Didn't you hear? The end of the world is happening on Dec. 21, 2012. Skeptical? Then check out this app, which explores all the coincidences between the Mayan prediction and what science says. At the very least you'll be prepared to handle the impending end of time.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
The premise of KaleidaCam is simple: Turn your iPhone's camera into a kaleidoscope. You can adjust the trippy-ness of the created image by choosing one of four to 10 slides. It leads to hours of mindless fun for the whole family. You can even take pictures of your creations and send them to Facebook and Twitter.Platforms: iPhone
This mobile app puts Thrillist reviews in the palm of your hand so you can be the guy who knows the coolest places to eat, drink and shop. Using your device's GPS function, it'll tell you the top places to spend your time and money in more than 19 cities. You'll never have a boring night again.Platforms: iPhone, iPad, Android
'Tis the season for holiday parties, full of finger foods, drinks and treats. This app will track your weight well into the new year so you can stop the festivities from settling around your waist. Just log your bites, licks and tastes, and the food database will calculate the calories you've consumed. Then log your workouts to determine how many calories you burned.Platforms: iPhone, iPad
If you thrive on new music, this is a must-have app. Band of the Day introduces you to an artist that you need to know about every day. You get a bio, a song to listen to, a stream of Facebook/Twitter comments about the artist, videos to view and a list of albums that you can buy, right from the app.Platforms: iPhone
Think of this app as your secret weapon to achieving culinary nirvana. It puts all of the advice from the well-respected epicurean website of the same name in the palm of your hand. We love the seasonal options on the home screen that help make sure your feasts are weather-appropriate.Platforms: iPhone, iPad, Android, Nook, Windows Phone
Finding a new place to hang your hat just got a whole lot easier, thanks to the new Trulia mobile app. The clean design of the interface makes it a snap to search homes to rent or to buy Features include sort by price, search by location, and email real estate agents directly.Platforms: iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
The latest incarnation of the Bloons game franchise gets the smart-phone makeover, and it is still as addictive as ever. The objective remains the same: prevent balloons from getting from one part of the maze to the other using your arsenal of dart monkeys, rockets, battleships and other WMDs.Platforms: iPhone, iPad
The latest army of food carts has turned most city streets into a mobile gourmet road show. But how do you know when your favorite Korean BBQ truck will be by your office? Using Google maps and your iPhone's GPS, StreetEats lets you track your favorite carts and see which ones are in your immediate area and how long they'll be there.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch
With all of the news available to us, it's hard to cut through the noise and get what you're looking for. Editions by AOL is an app that curates a custom, easy-to-navigate daily newsmagazine based on your interests, location, Facebook friends and Twitter followers. The more you use the app, the more highly customized it becomes.Platforms: iPad
Sick of the same old vodka martinis? Not sure what to do with that bottle of amaretto? InMyBar's simple interface lets you plug in all the booze you have in your liquor cabinet. Then, the app creates a list of all the cocktails you can make, or it lets you know what remaining ingredients you need in order to make a specific drink.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Music nerds, welcome to heaven. This app tracks music blogs and culls their favorite tunes from the Web, then lets you create your dream radio station. The genre section alone offers more than 100 options -- perfect for deep dives into your particular mood. You can even track what your friends are listening to.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch
Watch your favorite music videos in HD with VEVO HD, which features 45,000 videos, including intimate performances by your favorite artists; a music map showing which videos people are listening to in your area; artist tour information; and ticket-buying capabilities.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Meeting a lovely lady is now as easy as whipping out your ... cell phone. Blendr collects your favorite interests and then helps match you up with female companions who live in your area and have similar interests. Browse photos, check in to venues and even chat with folks from your own neighborhood.Platforms: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
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