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4 Must-Have Accessories for Men

06 June 2018 | Joel Vijay

Smooth, suave, smooth, detailed, handsome – some of the more popular words to describe a man’s look. Yet for many of us, we lack the little nuances that bring us to the desired level of these compliments. These nuances come in the form of accessories. Accessories can change our look and feel throughout the day. Particularly when going for a night out or going on a date with that special someone, you want to shine and steal the show somewhat. Accessories make you that cut above the rest. We’ve compiled 4 must-have accessories that bring out the man in you.

Premium Watch

Nothing says sexier than a classy timepiece strapped to a man’s wrist. A man’s taste in fashion and technology meet in his choice of watch. A watch is the ultimate accessory a man can have. If you don’t have any other accessory, a watch is the only one you need.

So which watch should you get?

First you have to know your types of watches. Go for a classic watch style if you are attending a formal event. If it’s a casual event, feel free to wear a digital watch. If you love sports, you could go for the smartwatch or fitness band. Here are some watch choices you could try:


Every man must have a set of weights. Dumbbells are the most common option. Dumbbells fall under the category of free-weights – you can use them as an addition to your daily workout or as a standalone piece of equipment.

So why do you need dumbbells? Gentlemen, if you have to ask that question, you need to look at yourself and ask if you are physically fit. For those who don’t do much exercise, dumbbells allow you to workout your most precious asset – your biceps and triceps. Lift these bad boys every day by doing bicep curls and triceps curls or squat with them and get the perfect physique. Women love a man who takes care of his physique.


Watch any action movie or superhero movie and you’ll find the protagonist always wears sunglasses when out in action. Sunglasses make you look cool. There’s something mysterious about a man who wears sunglasses. The most popular brands for sunglasses are Ray-Ban, Oakley, Gucci, Dior, and Prada. It’s best to choose a style of sunglasses frame based on your head shape. Here’s a picture summary for face shapes and corresponding frame shapes.

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A Custom Pen

No more searching frantically for a pen when you need to put down a signature. Having a pen is one of the necessities in a man’s daily ensemble. A custom pen adds further finesse and class. It’s easy to customize a pen too! First, choose a high-quality brand of pen. Next choose your favourite type – ballpoint, gel, or fountain pen. Once you’ve purchased it, bring it over to a customizer to have your name etched on it. Most big brands such as Faber-Castell, Shaefer, and Mont Blanc will have their own customizing packages with each pen. Feel free to add any finishing touches to your new, classy pen.

With all these four items, you’re ready for the ultimate manly look. There are much more accessories out there that compliment a man’s look. What are your favourite accessories you must have?

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