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Jack Spade Wesson Leather Bill Holder Review

Jack Spade Wesson Leather Bill Holder Review

Like everything else, picking a wallet is about personal preference. There are a gazillion wallets out there, but finding a quality one — like the Bellroy Note Sleeve is a tough task, especially if you want one that you’ll carry around for years to come. To be taken seriously, you […]

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Calvin & Hobbes Custom iPhone 5 SodaCase Case Review

Calvin & Hobbes Custom iPhone 5 SodaCase Case Review

It’s been about three weeks since we received our very own custom “SodaCase” case for our iPhone 5. In that time, we’ve dropped our cased up iPhone 5 a handful of times from varying heights (by accident) without so much as a scratch on the actual smartphone itself. That’s not […]

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Droidax EzyCharge Wireless Charging Kit for Galaxy S III Review

Droidax EzyCharge Wireless Charging Kit for Galaxy S III Review

Like headphones, cases, and portable bluetooth speakers, there is a wide selection of wireless chargers for just about every major smartphone that comes out. However, very few smartphone “packs” actually double as an external battery pack as well. One such case Dapper Guide had the chance to test out recently […]

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Style 101: ‘How Clothes Should Fit’ Guide

Style 101: ‘How Clothes Should Fit’ Guide

By now, it’s common knowledge that clothes with fitted cuts and suits that are tailored make you look and feel better. Today’s Style 101 study sheet is a short and straightforward guide to ensuring clothing fits properly. Inspired by a Reddit booklet, this “How Clothes Should Fit” manual created by […]

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Sector 5 Black Ops Elite iPhone 5 Case Review

Sector 5 Black Ops Elite iPhone 5 Case Review

“Quality over quantity.” That simple phrase applies to all of ElementCase’s products. It sounds ridiculous to spend more than $50 on iPhone 5 case, so imagine what it feels like to take the next leap and buy a $220 one. If a Speck case is a Toyota, then the cases made by […]

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Nike Free Run 3+ (Team Orange) Review

Nike Free Run 3+ (Team Orange) Review

I’ve never been a running shoe type of guy. You see, I attend a lot of conventions where I need to lug around a backpack filled with 25 pounds worth of gear (cameras, chargers, laptops, etc.). To say the added weight kills my back would be an understatement. So, when […]

Features, Homebrewing

Dapper Guide Pale Ale

Dapper Guide Pale Ale

We’ve been dabbling in homebrewing for the past year and have had some successful batches, and fortunately, no disasters. No bottle bombs, boil overs, and nothing soap and bleach could not clean up. After starting with extract brewing, we moved to partial mash, and then all grain brewing. The main […]

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Homemade Lemoncello

Homemade Lemoncello

We have a surplus of vodka and we gave homemade lemoncello a try. It’s easy to have a subjective view on the end product, but to be honest, our lemoncello exceeded our expecatations! Here’s our recipe: 10 organic lemons 1 bottle 90 proof vodka 3 1/2 cups of water 2 1/2 […]

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Pear and Cinnamon Bourbon

Pear and Cinnamon Bourbon

A week ago we infused Elmer T. Lee single barrel bourbon with pear slices and cinnamon sticks and in a week we were able to taste our results. The aroma was a sweet (less spicy) cinnamon with vanilla and clover. The ingredients we used for the infusion added some sugar […]

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Infusing Booze

Infusing Booze

We appreciate a good drink like the next fellow, but sometimes we need a different flavor. At some bars, the bartender can meet your every demand, but sometimes, you might want to try your hand at mixing your own drinks, and infusing spirits is an easy way to start. We […]

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Style 101: 5 Ways to Fold a Pocket Square

Because we’re in a pocket square mood today, we dug up this video by The Rules of Style that teaches you five different techniques to fold a hankerchief. If you follow the instructional video above and practice, practice, practice, you’ll know how to fold the One Point, the Straight, the […]

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Style 101: How to Match Shirts and Ties

Style 101: How to Match Shirts and Ties

Welcome back to another week of Style 101. For today’s lesson, Beckett Simonon has compiled a handy infographic highlighting the do’s and don’ts of matching shirts with tie patterns. As Simonon reminds us, there’s no correct way to match shirts and ties, but here are some guidelines that’ll prevent you […]