21 Dining Etiquette Tips for Valentine’s Day
in Advice, Cuisine, Dating, Ego, General, Home, Pleasure, Sex
Most men know by now not to talk with a mouth full of food or to wipe their mouth on their sleeve, but some dining etiquette points can be a bit more nuanced. For instance, how do you order the perfect bottle of wine? What are the appropriate conversational topics for a date? For Valentine’s Day, International Etiquette Expert Sharon Schweitzer, founder and CEO of Protocol & Etiquette Worldwide, offers these tips to help men (with good info for women, too) romance their love this weekend.
1. Soup: Differentiate yourself from the rest of the pack – remember the proverb, “Just like ships that sail out to sea, I spoon my soup away from me.”READ MORE
Hair Trends from NYFW: Men’s F/W 16
in Ego, Event, Fame, Fashion, General, Grooming, Grooming, Home, Models, Pleasure, Products, Stars
AXE was the official grooming sponsor of NYFW: Men’s, and was responsible for the style of all of the models’ hair at several of shows throughout the week, including Carlos Campos and Ricardo Seco. Overall, the main hair trend we saw throughout the week was natural, effortless hair that plays on the inherent texture of hair to create a look that doesn’t look over styled. Highlights & stylist tips for recreating the looks at home can be found below.
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HOMBRE Exclusive: Designer CARLOS CAMPOS Finds Ins ...
in Career, Celebrities, Ego, Event, Fame, Fashion, General, Home, Pleasure, Power, Products, Profile, Style
Last week Carlos Campos presented his Fall/Winter ’16 line as part of the second New York Fashion Week: Men’s. The innovative collection received high praise for its style and practicality.
Along with the strong fashions on the runway, the show stood out for the wide range of models showcasing the line. As one of NYFWM main sponsors, AXE provided the products used for achieving the looks. Stylist Lisa-Raquel, responsible for overseeing models’ hair and grooming, praised the brand’s ability to conform to all diverse hair types.READ MORE
VALENTINE’S DAY Gift Ideas from SAMSUNG
in General, Gift Guide, Home, Pleasure, Products, Technology, TOYS
With Valentine’s Day around the corner, decision time is becoming critical. Technology has proven to be one of the best gifts for guys or girls. From stylish smartwatches to premium tablets and headphones, Samsung has all your tech-savvy needs covered. Just complement it with a little champagne, some chocolate and the perfect card and you’re a winner!
Samsung Level On Wireless Pro Headphones ($299.99)
Share the gift of music with your musically-inclined significant other. They’ll swoon over the sound quality and stylish, foldable design that features Active Noise Cancellation for crystal clear audio and smart-touch button free controls. Also with Samsung’s state-of-the-art UHQ audio support technology, the newest headphones offer top-quality sound, as well as a broad range of convenient features, perfect for listening on the go.READ MORE
WIN VIP Tickets to DEADPOOL NYC Advance Screening
in Celebrities, Event, Fame, Film, Films, General, Giveaway, Home, Pleasure, Theater
Arriving in theaters just in time for Valentine’s Day is a completely new take on the world of superheroes based on a comic book characters. DEADPOOL is a thrill ride that remains true to the action, humor, and spirit of the original comic book character. The film goes into wide release February 12, 2016 and we’re giving you a chance to WIN 2 VIP TICKETS to a screening of this exciting film.
On February 12th, 20th Century Fox will proudly present the action-adventure film ‘DEADPOOL’ starring actor Ryan Reynolds and actress Morena Baccarin. The movie was directed by Tim Miller and is based on Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero.READ MORE
Americans Spend $17 Billion on SUPER BOWL Related ...
in Business, Celebrities, Cuisine, Event, Fame, Finance, General, Home, Money, Pleasure, Products, Spirits, Sports, Stars, Television
The countdown is on. While the main showdown – Panthers or Broncos – will have to wait until game day, ICSC presents a play-by-play of consumers’ spending this Super Bowl. A few winners: in-store triumphs online, millennials outspend boomers, chips prevail over burgers. The Super Bowl happens this weekend and retailers are carrying the surrounding momentum – 78 percent of American adults plan to tune in – straight to the end zone. This year, the more than 190 million people who plan to watch the Super Bowl will spend an average of $89 on food/beverage, apparel and themed merchandise, and electronics.READ MORE
9TH Annual PEBBLE BEACH FOOD & WINE Returns M ...
in Cuisine, Escape, Event, Home, Hotels, Pleasure, Restaurants, Spirits
Pebble Beach Food & Wine, the respected food and wine festival attracting the revered and talented chefs from across the globe, returns to Pebble Beach Resorts for the ninth year in a row, March 31 – April 3, 2016. Presented with founding partners FOOD & WINE and Lexus, Pebble Beach Food & Wine is set to feature three-nights and four-days of acclaimed culinary and wine tastings, cooking demos, and some of the most exclusive dining experiences available in the world set against the storied backdrop of Pebble Beach, drawing well-traveled glitterati and gourmands.READ MORE
John Elliott Debut’s FW16 “Over the Li ...
in Celebrities, Ego, Event, Fame, Fashion, General, Home, Pleasure, Style
LA based menswear designer John Elliott debuted his Over The Line FW16 collection at NYFWM last week. The 35 looks were based off a desire to connect with the stirring discomfort of friction. The collection explores the darker shadowy themes of tension, disorientation, & intense energy.
The set was designed to embody The Berlin Wall; large dark weathered steel objects, mirrors of reflection that stack and layer, strobes of white heat. The track, produced in collaboration with Woo York exploded from towering sweaty sub woofers delivering the tense, volcanic narrative of the collection.READ MORE
ZUMA Rome to open March 2016
in Bars, Celebrities, Cuisine, Fame, General, Home, Hot Spots, Lounges, Pleasure, Restaurants
The London based award winning Japanese restaurant ZUMA will open at Palazzo Fendi, Rome. The launch in early March 2016 will mark the iconic restaurant’s tenth location in its international collection and the first in Italy. The exclusive restaurant has outposts in London, Hong Kong, Dubai, Istanbul, Miami, Bangkok, Datca peninsula, Abu Dhabi, New York and, Las Vegas late this year.READ MORE
Liven Up Your GRAMMY Viewing Party with Award-Wort ...
in Celebrities, Cuisine, Event, Fame, General, Home, Music, Pleasure, Spirits, Television
For the fifth year in a row, Hennessy, the #1 Cognac in the world, has joined GRAMMY award host LL COOL J to salute the excellence and continued accomplishments of those who “Never stop. Never settle” within the entertainment, lifestyle and sports industries at his official pre-GRAMMY dinner.
To celebrate the GRAMMYS, and LL and his many achievements, here are three star-studded cocktails that are easy to recreate and serve at any award viewing party.READ MORE
‘Earned It’ French 75 is a sparkling cocktail perfect for music’s biggest night
The Gagné 58 Bramble, a bold take on a classic cocktail that captures each star’s bold personality
Hennessy Stars Punch is a floral punch that represents the star in all of us – perfect for large groups
Buick’s First Super Bowl Ad Stars Odell Beck ...
in Cars, Celebrities, Event, Fame, General, Home, Models, Pleasure, Products, Speed, Sports, Stars, Television
Buick’s first-ever Super Bowl ad will bring the brand’s award-winning “Experience the New Buick” campaign to the biggest night in TV advertising. The campaign launched in 2014 and challenges consumers’ false perceptions of the brand. The 30-second spot, scheduled to air during Super Bowl 50, features Buick’s all-new Cascada luxury convertible and stars New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and actress/model Emily Ratajkowski.
The spot will be the first new Buick commercial to air in 2016, a year where the brand will launch three new products.READ MORE
AXE Wants You To ‘Find Your Magic’
in Ego, Event, Fame, General, Grooming, Grooming, Home, Pleasure, Products, Sports, Style, Television
Times are changing in the realm of masculinity and what today’s man considers to be masculine. Showcasing the typical rigid male stereotype that is exhibited in various cultures, especially our Latin heritage, is no longer an effective way in reaching today’s man. Men have grown to become more interested in how they look and feel, and AXE is urging guys, and the community as a whole, to shed those outdated views on masculinity and is inviting men of all races to be themselves and embrace individuality.READ MORE