The Latest Articles By Tom Bloomfield

Spring Picks For Your Body-Type – Part Two

Spring Picks For Your Body-Type – Part Two

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

introduction Spring: that awkward time full of awkward weather. Sunny showers? I don’t want to burst that smiley weather girl’s little bubble, but that certainly is an oxymoron if ever did I hear one. Unless you are about to break…

Spring Picks For Your Body-Type – Part One

Spring Picks For Your Body-Type – Part One

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Introduction Spring: that awkward time full of awkward weather. Sunny showers? I don’t want to burst that smiley weather girl’s little bubble, but that certainly is an oxymoron if ever did I hear one. Unless you are about to break…

Men’s Sheer Spring/Summer Trend – Will It Take Off?

Men’s Sheer Spring/Summer Trend – Will It Take Off?

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Sheer Brilliance: Transparent Garments this Spring Last spring, FashionBeans’ Jacob Kamara wrote this article on transparent items popping up across high fashion menswear. Now one year on, after one volcano eruption, one oil spill, one world cup, one binning of…

Dressing For Your Body Type This Winter – Part 3: The Snood

Dressing For Your Body Type This Winter – Part 3: The Snood

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Dressing For Your Body Type Scarves: twist them, tie them, knot them, do what you like with them; they serve one essential function, and that is to keep your neck warm. But alas, in the aesthetic world of fashion, style…

Dressing For Your Body Type A/W – Part 2: The Chunky Knit Scarf

Dressing For Your Body Type A/W – Part 2: The Chunky Knit Scarf

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Dressing For Your Body Type Scarves: twist them, tie them, knot them, do what you like with them; they serve one essential function, and that is to keep your neck warm. But alas, in the aesthetic world of fashion, style…

Dressing For Your Body Type A/W – Part 1: The Skinny Scarf

Dressing For Your Body Type A/W – Part 1: The Skinny Scarf

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Dressing For Your Body Type. The skinny scarf is a popular autumn/winter accessory but does your body type suit it? We break down multiple male body types & show you how to wear a skinny scarf effectively...

Men’s High Fashion: The Poncho

Men’s High Fashion: The Poncho

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

The Poncho: Mexican Flea Market or High-End Fashion Piece? The fashion industry is renowned for recycling old styles: the 50s, the 60s, the 80s, the not-so-greaties – yes they all have a way of creeping back into our daily wardrobe…

The ASOS: Black Clothing Collection

The ASOS: Black Clothing Collection

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

ASOS: BLACK Online retailer ASOS have managed to pull out all the stops with their new collection ‘ASOS Black’. Launched right in the middle of London Fashion Week, the guys at the ASOS HQ have managed to find time amongst…

Fashion Vs. Technology – Has the Barrier Been Broken?

Fashion Vs. Technology – Has the Barrier Been Broken?

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Introduction Technology is no stranger to a person of the 21st Century. No matter if it’s a young child craving their first mobile phone, a teenager on a social networking site, a middle aged man buying the latest fast car,…

The New Generation of Jogging Pants

The New Generation of Jogging Pants

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

An Up and Coming A/W Style For the fashion conscious amongst us, the words “joggers” or “sweatpants” usually bring forth a rushing feeling of disgust as our upper lip begins to snarl and grimace at the thought of the type…

How To: Wear the right colours for your skin tone

How To: Wear the right colours for your skin tone

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Introduction For those of who are are familiar with my previous article on how to integrate colour into your wardrobe, you should now be pros at ditching the blacks and donning the brights! Well that is all very well, but…

How To: Integrate Colour into Your Wardrobe

How To: Integrate Colour into Your Wardrobe

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Introduction Colour: A goth’s nightmare and the best friend of a children’s TV presenter. Like it or not, colour is all around us everywhere we go, yet all too often I see guys moping around the streets in an all-black…

Dressing For Your Body Type This Summer: Tall & Skinny – Part Two

Dressing For Your Body Type This Summer: Tall & Skinny – Part Two

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Introduction In the first part of this post I took you through the best summer items to be wearing on your top half to suit a tall, skinny frame. I suggested adding bulk with jackets and breaking the natural linear…

Dressing For Your Body Type This Summer: Tall & Skinny – Part One

Dressing For Your Body Type This Summer: Tall & Skinny – Part One

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Tall & Skinny Those lucky enough to have been given a tall and skinny frame reap many benefits in life. They can reach the top shelf in the supermarket, they can see above everyone else’s heads at gigs, and most…

DIY Fashion – Jeans into Shorts: A Student’s Dream

DIY Fashion – Jeans into Shorts: A Student’s Dream

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

Any student across the world will tell you there is just one item in the whole world they need, and most importantly want. What is it? Money. Unless of course Mummy and Daddy are sending the butler round with weekly…

Harem Pants – A Crotch-Drop Too Far?

Harem Pants – A Crotch-Drop Too Far?

Article by: Tom Bloomfield

As Fashionbeans’ post on ‘Drop Crotch Jeans and Trousers’ will tell you, the drop-crotch style is definitely in trend. I myself have a pair of All Saints three-quarter lengths with a drop-crotch, or ‘dart fit’, style, that I simply cannot…