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Pulse VIP Blogger 'The dashionable selfie – men only please!' - Kate Williams

Right now selfies have evolved into a new perspective, exploring other areas of your personal style.

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Banky W


The selfie movement has taken an epic turn in the world of Instagram and it’s really not just about the ladies this time but about men who are comfortable enough to embrace their manly awesomeness, fashion trends and a reflection of their lifestyle.

Right now selfies have evolved into a new perspective, exploring other areas of your personal style.

Here are my top 5 picks of what I call the “Dashionable Selfie”.

Details et Details  

A few menswear accessories scream uber sexy and can definitely upgrade your style wardrobe from nay to yay! *hands up*

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The Ab-Bearded Man

You might wonder why I call it the “ab-bearded man”? This is the new definition of men who rock sculptured beards to perfection! From the meticulously trim to the Amish look, they are not too proud to beard it up.

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A few of our own celebs have been spotted with this trend. Iyanya, Timaya and Praiz are absolutely hot in the no-shave zone.

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Praiz, Iyanya, Timaya



However, let’s not forget r’n’b artist Banky W who has been rocking this look way before the beardgang movement erupted on this side of the planet and it just keeps getting better and better every day.

“Man” Down Crouch

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Banky W


The right pair of shoes and pants fit into this equation for this pose, the crouch way down low and what do we feed on? A world of shoegasm! You can learn a few tricks from these men who bear it on a different perspective.

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Sartorial Classicism meets “Uptown Funk”

There’s no age when it comes to fashion and here, we explore a few men young and old who channel their inner youthfulness in these inspiring #instashots

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Bruno Mars


Meanwhile to all the gentlemen out there, Aiden Shaw and T. Michael prove that age is nothing but a number when it comes to style!

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Aiden Shaw



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T. Michael



The Leaders

Meet the key players in the #instaworld of style and fashion etiquette. They are admired for their charm and the key roles they play in society.

To name a few out of the amazing men out there, let’s start with the 10 year old entrepreneurial sensation. He goes by the name Mr. Cory who’s the CEO of Mr Cory’s Cookies. While looking dashing and making cookies, he also supports charitable organizations with a keen passion to end child hunger in his lifetime. Kudos to this kid!

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This tech entrepreneur, Rameet Chawla is one of the most stylish New Yorkers and he’s the founder and CEO of Fueled, a web development company.

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Nick Wooster fashion retail expert and sartorial style guru knows a thing or two about being fashion forward and trust me there are no lapses.

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Jason Andrew a speech pathologist, is a new breed of fashionable professionals who while keeping it a 100% dapper in the style box, he also makes out time helping autistic children.

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We throw our hats off to Pharrell Williams, who’s been named the CFDA’s Fashion Icon of the Year, this award spans through his distinct sense of style, fashion collaborations and philanthropy.

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Pharell Williams



Quick style reminder!

A healthy dose of self-confidence wraps it up nicely and can’t be duplicated. Be You!



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