Grooming is an essential part of men’s fashion and style. I always make sure my haircut and beard trims are fresh for any major event I go to! As a social media influencer, it’s important to keep up self-image for photo content and in-person physical appearance. I’m not saying this because I think everyone is shallow. I’m saying this because it brings out your confidence and body language when you dress and groom yourself well.Read More
I am such a huge fan of dress shoes! Footwear was one of the reasons that really got me into the sartorial style. My love for dress shoes and sneakers have transformed over the years, but I will always have a sweet spot for classic oxfords and derbies.
In this blog post, I am going to give a guide to dress shoes from my experiences. I partnered with Beckett Simeon to give you an aesthetic to look up to when styling yourself with dress shoes.Read More
This is a 3-month check-in of how I’m feeling as an entrepreneur. It really hasn’t been too long since I left my corporate job and pursued entrepreneurship full time, but I’d be lying if I told everyone that everyday is a walk in the park.Read More
I’m a California native but I live in Washington state. I have much love for the Pacific Northwest, but I do tend to go back to my home state quite a bit to visit my friends. San Francisco is one city that I grew to like a lot more over the years and that I visit at least a few times a year. So I decided to share 3 of my most recent favorite restaurants that I’d recommend for someone to check out if they’re in the city.Read More
I always thought it was super boring wearing dress shirts with slacks at work or functions. It can be hard to be creative with your outfits, so I’m sharing 3 ways you can wear a dress shirt featuring Mizzen+Main. Check out the full blog post below or listen to the quick audio clip I recorded!Read More
I've had plenty of conversations with men who would love to dress up nicely but are concerned with budget. Well, I am sharing 3 tips to look sharp without spending too much! And also, what I tend to do a lot is recycle my clothes by mixing and matching with different articles of clothing.Read More
Traveling is one of my favorite things to do at least a few times a year. Given that I am a fashion-forward individual, it can sometimes be a challenge to pack small enough for a 3 to 4 day trip without having to check in my bag. Well, I partnered with Bosca to share some of my tips on how to travel light. Check them out below!Read More
Father's Day is just around the corner and I wanted to give a shoutout to my father who has always been a huge supporter of my vision. My relationship with him strengthened as I became an adult and went through ups and downs in my career. He's shared his wisdom in many of our deep talks.Read More
As my influence in the Seattle area grows, I wanted to show my followers a local's perspective of a night out in the city. I actually live in Seattle's Eastside (an area outside of Seattle that is located across Lake Washington), so I usually have to make more of an effort to logistically plan my evenings in Seattle.Read More
Last weekend, fellow bloggers Crystal Reed, Amanda Winters, and I collaborated with Chef Ericka Burke from Volunteer Park Cafe to host brunch with local Seattle influencers. I had a great time bringing together the community and making introductions to influencers who hadn't met each other before.Read More
It's a great time to be a millennial right now, especially during a period of economic boom and growth in technology. Social media has paved our way to help us brand ourselves with what our passion is, whether it's in fashion, fitness, entrepreneurship, or whatever it is that we're good at.Read More
I'm originally from southern California, but over the past several years I have been spending lots of time in NorCal. I've discovered that there is so much more outside of San Francisco!
I had the opportunity to spend my last weekend of 2017 in the Tri-Valley area in the East Bay. I collaborated with Stoneridge Shopping Center in Pleasanton, CA to highlight some of my favorite men's fashion and grooming picks.Read More
To those of you who really know me, I am a businessman and entrepreneur by heart. I've been branding myself a little more by this in the past year as I have become more involved with the local Seattle fashion community.Read More
I've been wearing contact lenses for years (since I was an early teen). I would wear my glasses only at night before going to sleep or in the early morning before getting ready. There was something about the glasses look that never appealed to me until recently.Read More
Happy Father's Day! Hope you are enjoying / enjoyed the day with your dad! Just wanted to quickly shoutout that I'm grateful for all the mentorship and guidance that mine has given me.
Last weekend, I went to explore Bainbridge Island for a few hours and discovered the cool little downtown that it has to offer. Antonio Smith (@antoniocdsmith) & I took our cameras, caught some great imagery, and got a nice brunch on the island.Read More
I first saw sneakers being worn with suits back in 2014. It slowly creeped up in trend the following year and then by the time it was 2016, it was sort of a thing. Now in 2017, I've seen it pop up all over social media.Read More