WANNA BE ON YOUR SHOES, SUNFLOWERMAN

AS: In love of men’s fashion understood as an art form, Sunflowerman dedicates their day to day to gentlemen’s fashion illustration in different areas. And of course, we did not want to miss the chance to be in his shoes. Why ‘Sunflowerman’?

I had a dream one night. Everything in the world was in decay. Governments were falling apart, gun violence was on the rise, rights were being stripped from citizens, there was crying in the streets. I looked up to the sky and falling all around me were round objects. They seemed foreign, at first glance I thought of flying saucers but at closer inspection I knew them as the head of Sunflowers. As they landed on the ground they grew stalks and reached toward the sky. In the midst of the field of sunflowers I was safe and all was good in the world.

AS: male fashion illustrator for magazines, stores, brands and personalities is its leitmotif. Where does your passion born about men’s fashion?

It began as a bit of a mistake. I didn’t grow up in love with clothing or fashion. I was lacking even a remote awareness of an existence of fashion culture. Somewhere between painting and traveling I began painting my friends wearing suits and ties and from there it was off to the races. My time was immediately consumed with learning about menswear, painting menswear, becoming one with the movements of cloth on the body.

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Bow Tie or Tie: Time leads or you lead

Be or not to be? Is it the egg or the chicken? Tie or Bow Tie? On that dilemma we are found at time opting for clothing accessories to our outfit. Because if a few years ago this approach only happens to mind on “few trendily people”,Bow Tie was moving up until transforms itself  for many people in Arrival of Hipster Movement through first choice when it comes to color and style to a suit or a similar outfit. Continue reading

WANNA BE ON YOUR SHOES, QUIQUE DACOSTA

AS: Quique Dacosta, one of the most known Chefs on the spanish culinary scene, of course, but also on Europe ( Best European restaurant 2013 for “Opinionated About Dining” List by Steven Plotnicki. What is what cooking has that it’s a passion more than a profession?

It’s passion behind  profession. I can’t dogmatize with my own experience, but I’m here for two reasons. First one because of necessity, or that was what I supposed, And the second one and most probably was the first one, I’m in cooking because It has chosen me. Continue reading

Apps sneak into your wardrobe

But If there is any place! How organized you had everything and now you came up saying  we should leave free place because new technology  wants  to be The new Queen in your closet.

Keep calm, I’m not coming to take up much space, but if you are geek (accepted or not) and follow new trends as a mantra, you must come up to the tech-wave which comes  into  our way of  Fashion understanding.

We are not talking about cybernetic-futuristic clothing (are we?) but step by step  “Tech” is conquering Men’s fashion land. Now we talk to you about “Apps” what sneak into your wardrobe.

Apps ‘just for men’

The Appsworld in the menswear is getting wider: Apps what helping the user  to match outfit, choosing accessories, deciding for a hairstyle, Tying the Tie…The mood, the places where they will be or have social commitment that mark the style of each. This Applications are for help.

– Cool Guy: take pictures of the pieces in your closet, you upload them to the platform and combine including creating outfits for every occasion. You can save, put on the calendar, etc. If for ‘Black & White’ party this summer you have a shoes Andrés Sendra ‘Boss Black&White’  mark it in your app and you’ll know what time they were part of your look. that easy! It also lets you see clothes of  important brands to give ideas and offers access of their online offers.

– Male Fashion: Perfect if you love fashion and want to receive proposals from some of the most important designers. If you’re a fan of parades, this app allows you to go online to the most important New York, Paris, etc.

– Stylish man: Arrange the pieces of your wardrobe by type, color, season … through photographs and combines the different options or share them on social networks. In ANDRÉS SENDRA we also want to share in our social networks Instagram, Facebook , Twitter y Pinterest.

– Tie knots: If you are someone who uses the suit daily or you are a romantic of  this add,  in this app will teach ways to tie your tie knots with the more traditional and more original. The show, step by step.

Writing this article we got curiosity writing about gadgets and add-ons that have given firms, designers and prestigious brands. We noted for a future post.

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WANNABE ON YOUR SHOES: Carles Suñé (No sin mi Barba)

AS: For those who still do not know No Sin Mi Barba, how would you convince them to visit your blog?

“No Sin Mi Barba” is an online magazine featuring various contents about the male world where beard is the axis around which everything revolves. Articles about beard care products … but also about food, fashion, culture. In short, topics which make up men lifestyle.

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CONDITIONING LEATHER SHOES:

07How to take care of your shoes

Conditioning your leather shoes will help soften and moisturize the leather, and protect it from drying out and cracking.

Certain types of leather, and shoes worn in dryer climates might need to be conditioned more often. 

Some shoe cleaning products will clean and condition your shoes, but if you want your shoes to get the full treatment, or use a product specifically for cleaning, the next step is to condition your smooth leather shoes. 

Of course, you’ll want a conditioner made for the specific type of shoe you’re working on.

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