A Methodical Approach to Accessories

An impassioned individual knows the acute capacity accessories have to accentuating an exemplary outfit.  Should you need to know the modus operandi of how to wear accessories at your next soirée, you will need the Minimalistic Gent’s guide to accessories. 

Perspicacious gentlemen understand the delicate approach to the methodology of donning accessories.  Like fine seasonings, accessories should enhance the flavor of an outfit in order to make it a more effervescent and captivating ensemble.  Being absurdly over ambition in one’s appurtenance leads to outrageous style faux pas that can be onerous on one’s perceived style proficiency.  By taking a minimalist approach to the acquisition of superlative items of opulence, you can produce a polished and impressive display of style proficiency.  As a gentleman of classically refined style, it is your obligation to be well-versed in understanding the fine line of sophisticated incorporation and ostentatious impropriety when accessorizing.

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Careful observation of others provides a framework to a methodology into what amount of accessories are appropriate; before setting into the realm of extravagant flamboyancy.  Everyone’s grasp of style is different and an acute appreciation of others modus operandi to dress will allow you to emulate their sophisticated style choices.  Garnered through a differential, un-presumptuous point-of-view, scrutiny of others will allow for quick acquisition of the grandeurs of understanding the delicate idiosyncratic cues of style; allowing you to be more well-versed to see what accessories are appropriate for your wear.

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Before performing a complete style overhaul and purchasing a plethora of accessories, one must take a more drawn-out approach to the protracted addition of items.  The prevalent saying, “less is more” holds true in this avenue which lessens the opportune to be uncouth in your choice of supplemental style articles.  We recommend the addition of singular, unforgettable items over a prolonged course of time to add minute flair to any outfit.  An example would be in the realm of rings, adding a singular lavish ring should be analyzed over an extended time period.  Truly relish in the addition of a new accessory choice before glorifying the gluttony of constant acquisition.  Adding singular items allow you anchorage on your personal style, allowing you to truly adore your items of procurement and to savor the stylistic eminence those items portray.

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Although one should never allow faulty criticism to govern one’s life, suggestions from virtuosos of style should be acknowledged.  Small-minded individuals will coerce you into intimidation, away from the bravery of new and unique accessory choices.  Knowing the difference between a supportive connoisseur of style and a disgruntled critic of discontent can be difficult to perceive, but a true erudite of personal confidence will key into the prodigious difference.  In addition, taking an unconvincing approach to criticism will be advantageous when it is an item you truly venerate.  Massive feedback provides veneration in your work as an empowering visionary or your mistake as an unwavering klutz of style.  Enabling yourself to not be deluded by envious critics will empower your credence in your own fashion, but taking the advice of style savants will help to mold your ongoing commitment to subtle accessorizing.

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Taking a minimalist approach to adding accessories allow for subtleties in the exaltation of classical gentleman style.  Taking a systematic approach to adding singular items over a period of time will allow for your personal fashion choices to shine without being overly gaudy and unbecoming.  The little touches of pizzazz that you add to your outfits should be elegantly utilized and each piece should exude a feeling of refined robustness that will be noticed with the individuals that you decide to accompany yourself with.  Accessories are the flavorings of outfits that can be stupendously monumental in constructing a phenomenal outfit, but be sure to err on the side of caution in picking the precise objects that will exude the sentiments you wish to receive.  Examination of minuscule items of luxury allows for prosperity in style, and a gentleman should be imperturbable in the phlegmatic choices he makes on breathtaking accessories.

Minimalistic Gent’s Guide to Being Unconventional

Being an immensely robust individual who is supremely adept at projecting a divergent lifestyle from the norm is a nerve-racking experience filled with the persecution of smaller minded individuals.  The distinct perspective of being an uncommon individual is extremely pivotal to your well-being as a consciously self-aware gentleman.  The only way to truly embrace your maximal gentleman self is by being the best at what you love to do and providing yourself with the work ethic to attain such a feat.  The fine art of luxurious excellence and confidence is befitting of a man of your aptitude, and with enough exertion and patience, you will achieve your goals.

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Although it may seem daunting at first, it is pivotal to keep your mind constantly challenged to improve your personal standing in life.  Finding solace in comfort is a sure way to ensure that you fall short of achieving your personal endeavors.  Engaging in activities that provide rewarding experiences should be undertaken with furious conviction, and the amplification of your mindset through accomplishing these formidable tasks will resonate brightly in a way that was before thought impossible.

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To ensure you set the right avenue and make the correct decisions to put yourself in the best position to succeed, it is important to surround yourself with corresponding like-minded individuals.  The famous quote “misery loves company,” is extremely germane in this context, and the individuals who are not ready to pursue greater goals will err you to disassociate your mind from your undertakings.  By finding other studious and courageous colleagues and acquaintances, your network will expand and force you to irrefutably chase your wildest of aspirations.

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Excellence is within your grasp if you are willing to tackle the unconventional path that you truly believe in.  By metamorphosing into the quintessential gentleman that you envision, you will be more apt to perform the arduous task of being an individual in a harsh and unrelenting society.  The Minimalistic Gent is ecstatic to hear the process of your significant undertaking and can not wait to see your phenomenal achievements!

Life of a Gent: The Illustrious Hustler

LIFE OF A GENT

An original series exploring distinct gentleman in contemporary society.

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Alex “Axel” Dahl is a sedulous individual whom understands the necessity of constant amelioration in yourself to maximize your potential . A perplexing individual whom specializes in the knowledge of “street wear,” (articles of clothing and accessories that are released in limited quantity and have a high resale value) Alex is well-versed in the propriety of working hard.  An avid reseller and participant in the grandeur of street wear, Alex is known for his compelling, congenial disposition that is unforgettable at every outing.  Through bboying (break dancing), Alex displays his artistic creativeness and has seen much success in this area of his life. A true gentleman at heart, Alex is a master at the social arts which is demonstrative of his outgoing and heart-warming presence.

IMG_7166.JPGA true pioneer, Alex has faced many adversities that have imparted him with valuable experience.  Recently moving to Washington DC, Alex had to start life anew in a hard-pressed area that was significantly away from his friends and family.  With immense effort and a commitment to adapting, he was able to establish stability in this unfamiliar environment and proceeded his start into the street wear culture.  Giving up everything and starting anew is not something that is facile, and Alex endured the struggles to put him in the advantageous position that he is in now.

IMG_7167.JPGAlex is a true purveyor of Hip Hop culture which can be seen through his love of street wear and bboying.  Understanding the need to dress the part of the role you want to portray, Alex dresses in the casual yet distinguishable clothes that are well recognized for their exorbitant costs.  Looking the part is only the first step, and Alex understands the commitment that one has to make in order to excel at their craft.  An innovative artist who excels at bboying, Alex is not satisfied with performing dance moves that the masses are able to.  Instead, he exhibits his passion for being distinct and unforgettable which  are the key foundations of his dance style.  Furthermore, the ambitious nature that he received from dance competitions have fueled his personal life choices in order to live a successful lifestyle in an unconventional way.

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When asked about his definition of a gentleman, Alex exclaimed a need for respectfulness.  “A true gentleman has respect for another person and it shows on how they treat others.  It may take years of learning, but the most important thing a gentleman does is respect women,” Alex remarked.  A true purveyor of his definition, Alex shows the utmost respect when meeting new individuals which is paramount to understanding why others regard him so highly.  Being a memorable young gentleman, Alex also has a deep reverence for elderly individuals and offers them exceptional admiration which is a testament to his chivalrous nature.  A true gentleman at heart, Alex’s vivacious nature can be seen in his main advice for other gentleman, “Just don’t be a douche bag, and you’ll be fine.”

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The Minimalistic Gent recognizes Alex “Axel” Dahl as a true purveyor of the gentleman lifestyle.  By having a distinct, fun-loving attitude towards life, Alex exemplifies the respectful nature of an ever-growing gentleman.  His hard work ethic has led him to always see the grandeur of possibilities rather than insubstantial obstacles which is why we look forward to seeing his future successes!

 

Minimalistic Gent’s Guide To Minimalism

The modern minimalist is a contemporary blend of millennial ideas with an unruly urge for more to life than just possessions. But should you want to take those premises and maximize your self-image, you’ll need the Minimalistic Gent’s guide to minimalism.

Do you know a stark individual that is exceptionally trepidatious about spending? We all know this angst-ridden individual that is extremely frugal and scrounges around leaving an air of unsophistication.  There is nothing wrong with making wise spending decisions, but being inordinately frugal will affect the individuals that surround you and leave you with an unfortunate presence of negative perceptions.

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Can a minimalist be extremely lavish and inspire a splendor of opulence in others?  We at the Minimalistic Gent are heavy advocates for planning the acquisition of high quality items riddled with enduring excellence! At first glance, it may seem counter-intuitive to buy expensive things when living a minimalist lifestyle, but in reality it resonates with the concept of not buying more things. By making infrequent purchases of high quality items, it removes the constant need to replace items of old.  Therefore, minimalism can be a luxurious lifestyle that is more about the lack of clutter than the frugalness of life.

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Magnificently well crafted pieces that embody quality are pivotal to adding the refreshing idiosyncratic mood of one’s style.  Artful pieces that resonate well with your being are well worth the extravagant costs if it provides a strong connection consistent with what you envision in a gentleman.  Without the restraints of frugalness, you will project a lavish lifestyle that others will adore and be influenced by.

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The obvious difference in less, high quality items is the power to be in control of your surroundings at home.  Having huge amounts of items can take a toll on your personal threshold for clutter.  There is an extreme power found in the total control of your possessions and being able to live clutter free.  The empowerment you will feel from looking at your living space and seeing the clean, masterfully done arrangements is both stress relieving and helpful as you start every single day.

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The valuation of time is extremely evident in minimalism, and others will be motivated by the plentiful accomplishments that will adorn your life.  Buying multiple items and constantly shopping around is extremely time deficient with hours spent shopping for replacement items.  This is a necessity as antediluvian, low quality dispirited items of old have a short shelf life. The time replacing old decrepit items could be much better utilized on enjoying life and carousing with other provincial characters that would enjoy your company.  Minimalism frees up our greatest commodity, time, and allows us to mediate a maximized lifestyle that all gentleman pursue.

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Minimalism allots for freedom from the inelastic standards of society that keep us from standing out as divergent gentleman with a refined style.  Allow yourself to be a minimalist without the negative frugality that comes with living with less items.  By becoming an organized and refined individual with a well versed sense of style, you will awe the masses and provide a feeling of polished elegance that will always be remembered.