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What’s the difference between a suit and a tuxedo? Are skinny jeans still a thing? Where can you find the best sneaker sales? The Manual aims to answer all those questions and more with thorough explanations of sartorial concepts (like the elusive cumberbund) and curated buying guides that focus on everything from underwear to umbrellas. We don’t tell you what to wear, but give us a garment and we’ll tell you how to wear it.

Man in glasses and sweater

Smart casual vs. business casual: Is there even a difference?

There are a lot of phrases thrown out there to describe your wardrobe. Some can be similar. Here is the difference between smart casual and business casual
man in Jordans

Don’t let wrinkles ruin your vibe — how to uncrease shoes

Sylvester Stallone at press conference

11 of Sylvester Stallone’s watches are up for auction, including a rare Patek Philippe

Girard Perregaux Laureato collection on model

Girard-Perregaux’s latest Laureato watches are encased in 18K pink gold

Tissot Powermatic 80 mint green

Tissot has some gorgeous green additions to its PRX watch collection

Ben Simmons wearing dress by Thom Browne departs for the 2024 Met Gala on a theme 'The Garden of Time' from The Pierre Hotel in New York on May 6, 2024.

Revealed: The most expensive watches at the Met Gala

Gucci Loafers

Rare Gucci sale discounts bags, shoes, clothes, and more

A man wearing a Tudor Black Bay GMT watch.

Graduation watch sale: Up to 45% off Omega, Cartier, Tudor, and more

Promotional poster for Creed Aventus.

Creed sale: Get up to $640 off the rarely-discounted cologne

TAG Heuer x Kith Formula 1 watches

This Tag Heuer F1 watch collab might be our favorite nostalgic throwback yet

man wearing Tom wood crest ring

These silver rings for men should be added to your accessories arsenal

Man in newsboy cap and pleated trousers

What is old money style? (Plus, how you can achieve the look)

A Bespoke box in the middle of a black table, surrounded by various items.

The best Stitch Fix competitors and alternatives

Stitch Fix has become the standard for clothing subscription boxes, but there are Stitch Fix alternatives out there that you may want to try.
Citizen Promaster Geo Trekker

The new Citizen Promaster Geo Trekker watch is an absolute beast

Citizen celebrates anniversary of Promaster series with latest Promaster Geo Trekker
Person picking out a watch

This is how much Gen Z spends on a new watch (spoiler: it’s a lot)

In a new Watchfinder report, we've found out that Gen Z has some surprising economic potential
Patek Philippe reference 6301A

Patek Philippe’s one-of-a-kind watch for the Only Watch auction is sublime

This Patek Philippe watch is the brand's newest entry for Only Watch 2024
Jay-Z performing

Jay-Z’s incredible watch collection includes a Hublot worth $5 million

The Jay-Z watch collection features ultra-rare timepieces from brands like Hublot, and Patek Philippe
Jeep and Marathon Watch collection launch image with a watch in the center and a Jeep driving on a muddy dirt road.

These 4 new watches put a modern twist on Jeep, Marathon’s WWII history

Jeep and Marathon Watch collection commemorates their shared history of supplying the Allied Forces with military specification equipment back to 1941.
Rolex Rainbow Cosmograph Daytona

The most colorful watches for men to get you in the mood for spring and summer

We're bringing your our top picks for colorful watches for men that will remind you of warm spring temperatures
Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime Ref. 6300G-010 pocket watch

Class up your style: These are the best pocket watches for men

The best pocket watches for men will be trending starting with production on The Peakly Blinders Movie in September
Citizen watch in ground beans

These are the Japanese watch brands you should know

Although Swiss watches ten to steal the attention, these Japanese watches are some of the perfect additions for any watch lover's collection.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas bucket hat

These 6 ’90s fashion trends for men have staying power

It isn't your Starter Jacket or your JNCO Jeans with the ripped bottoms, but here are some 90s trends that are back in style in 2024.
April 2006. F1 World Championship. Grand Prix of San Marino. Michael Schumacher, Germany, Ferrari, winner, celebrating on the podium with Fernando Alonso and Juan-Pablo Montoya.

F1 driver Michael Schumacher’s watch collection to be auctioned (and it’s great)

Eight oof F1 legend Michael Schumacher's watches are going to be auctioned in May
Man in linen jacket and shirt

5 stylish spring color combinations every man should know

Combinations of spring colors can be tricky for people stuck on the fall hues. Here are five great combinations.
Hublot Big Bang Unico Yellow Magic

Go bold with yellow watches for men: Our top picks

Yellow watches command attention so you'll need serious confidence to wear one on your wrist
oliver cabell sneaker sale april 2024 sneakers on feet

Get up to 50% off Oliver Cabell sneakers, loafers, and more today

There's a huge sale on Oliver Cabell sneakers and loafers right now with some big discounts to be enjoyed on dozens of style.
Men's Derby Fashion with Bowties

A day at the races: How to dress for the Kentucky Derby

Here are some styling tips for watching the Kentucky Derby because even if you're not going to Churchill Downs, you can still dress like you are.
Citizen watch in ground beans

What exactly are limited edition watches?

Industries and brands use the phrase limited edition to create urgency for you to buy. Here is what you need to know.
birkenstock sale gilt april 2024 milano sandals lifestyle

Rare Birkenstock sale knocks up to 18% off the iconic sandals

You can't go wrong with Birkenstock sandals and they're currently on sale at Gilt right now, with big discounts.
Rolex Cosmograph Daytona

Rolex’s latest white gold cosmograph Daytonas feature mother-of-pearl dials

Rolex adds two new variations to their Cosmograph Daytona collection
Running in Adidas shoes.

Adidas just kicked off a big sale – Up to 40% off sneakers and shoes

Adidas has a huge sale on hundreds of sneakers and shoes. We've picked out some of our favorites.
A person spraying cologne on themselves.

If you’re looking for the best men’s cologne, try these recent drops

Making a good first impression is vital to relationships. These are the best fragrances of the year.
Citizen 100th anniversary pocket watch

This is what Citizen Watches has in store for 2024

From pocket watches to anniversaries, this is what the premier Japanese watchmakers have in store for fans in 2024
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The 7 best Canada Goose vests for men in 2024

Shop the top seven Canada Goose jackets for men for some extra layers this season.
Rolex GMT Master II Pepsi

The pre-owned luxury watch market is down, but prices for these 2 Rolexes are up

The watch market is currently seeing a slow as a whole, but there are two Rolex watches that are still growing strong.
close up on The Berkley Grand Complication

Vacheron Constantin says this is the world’s most complicated watch

Vacheron Constantin's latest timepiece is the world's most complicated watch and the most skillfully crafted piece that can grace any collector's hands.
Pro Golfer Chris Kirk wearing Zenith gear while playing.

This is the amazing watch brand you’ve been seeing pro golfer Chris Kirk wearing

Pro golfer Chris Kirk doesn't hit the green without one of his Zenith watches playing caddy.
watches on table

Experts say these are the watch trends to know about

Celebrity watch trends have arrived and there are plenty to choose from.
Omega Speedmaster Chronoscope Paris 2024

Omega counts down to the Paris 2024 Olympic games with new Speedmaster

Omega adds new watches to its Speedmaster Chronoscope collection to commemorate the 2024 Paris Olympics
Patek Philippe on wrist

Every new Patek Philippe watch you need to know about

Patek Philippe is one of the most sought after and highly valued watch companies in the world, so it is no mystery why these new releases are a buzz
Hublot Big Bang in Glacier Blue

Hublot’s sapphire Big Bang gets an icy new color

The newest Hublot Big Bang is as icy as it gets with a new Glacier Blue color
Man on bike in Apple watch

Garmin, Seiko, G-SHOCK, and more: Our picks for best outdoor watches in 2024

The best outdoor watches for men include brands like Apple, G-Shock, Garmin, Seiko, and Hamilton
Doxa Sub 200T series

Doxa’s Sub 200T watch is a new, smaller version of the Classic 300 design

Doxa reveals the Sub 200T, a smaller, more compact version of the classic Sub 300
man in flannel holding a book

Steven Kurutz and American Giant endeavor to create a flannel 100% American made

Flannel is a quintessential American product, and American Giant looks to bring it back home in a new book by Steven Kurutz, American Flannel
Burberry Kensington

Burberry sale: Jackets, shirts, belts, and more, from $200

Gilt is offering a huge sale on over 150 different Burberry styles including shirts, belts, sunglasses, wallets, footwear, sweaters, jackets and more.
Someone spraying a Tom Ford cologne on themselves.

Get up to $130 off Tom Ford colognes in this rare sale

Love Tom Ford colognes? Jomashop has reduced the price of many fragrances with big savings to be enjoyed right now.
Stan Smith standing on a dock.

LeBron James-backed Stan Smith documentary celebrates a tennis and sneaker icon

Stan Smith was a trailblazer in multiple fields, and a new documentary will highlight his accomplishments.
G-SHOCK MRG-BF1000R-1A 'Frogman' In Titanium on model

These are the most high-end G-SHOCK watches…yes, you read that right

G-Shock has a number of high-end watches on the market that would surprise you
Chopard L.U.C XPS Forest Green

These are 5 of our favorite $10K-plus watches that debuted this week

Watches and Wonders brings us the things to be excited for every year. Here are the luxury $10K+ watches to keep an eye on.
Seiko 5 Sports SNXS Series watches

You can’t get these SNXS-inspired Seiko watches in the U.S. (yet)

The Seiko SNXS gets a major update that fans will love