Last updated: 25/05/16.
From the UK’s finest independent menswear stores to how to wear trouser suspenders to luxury trainer brands, Menswear Style provides an essential guide for the fashion conscious man. Launched in 2012 Menswear Style has grown to become one of the leading digital publications in the UK. The editor-in-chief Craig Landale is a marketer and fashion expert who has worked with high profile brands such as Mulberry and is the author of ‘ABC of Man: The Foundations of a Stylish Man’.
Having featured on our most recent top 20 UK fashion blogs The Gentleman Blogger is no stranger to our rankings. As the name of his blog would suggest, Matthew Zorpas lives up to his name as one of London’s most dapper gents. His clothes are always handsomely tailored and seamlessly put together but The Gentleman Blogger is not just a fashion blog it is an exploration about what it means to be a gentleman in the 21st century.
Ape to Gentleman is a men’s grooming, fashion and lifestyle blog which was created to provide informative and engaging content on male grooming including reviews of the best face lotions and skin moisturisers. The author of the blog Chris Beastall uses the blog as a platform to show men how they can use fashion as a catalyst to enrich their lives.
Authored by the award-winning photographer Jonathan Daniel Pryce, it is not surprising that GarconJon is filled with stunning images that capture men with exquisite style. Drawing on his extensive experience as a street photographer Daniel uses his sharp eye for style to visually document his travels across the UK and beyond, photographing men in dapper suits as well as casual attire.
Want to know the difference between bespoke, made-to-measure and ready to wear clothes or how to press suit trousers? If so Permanent Style is the place to go. Designed for the more refined man, Permanent Style has established itself as the UK’s authority on classic and luxury menswear, winning critical acclaim from the likes of GQ and The Times. Authored by journalist and editor Simon Crompton, Permanent Style offers practical advice and insights on classic style and clothing.
Authored by Anthony McGrath, Clothes Make the Man acts as a medium between blog sites that are either high-end or high-street focused. Catering to the ‘ordinary man’ this blog offers down to earth advice to help its readers make well-informed sartorial choices.
Authored by Michael Adams, a T-shirt and fashion designer from Newcastle, Michael84 is one of the most prominent men’s fashion blogs in the UK. Drawing on his own personal style for inspiration, Michael uses his blog to offer advice like what to pack for a weekend away, fragrance reviews to industry news.
8. Steve Booker
Steve Booker effortlessly oozes cool. Whether he’s living it up at music festivals like Coachella or chilling on the sandy shores of a Hawaiian beach Steve’s fashion choices are always on point. Steve initially set up his blog to share and write about his favourite male-grooming products but has now expanded the content to show his readers that fashion is not just about wearing stylish clothes, it’s a lifestyle.
Founded in 2008 as a way to store images, author of Buckets and Spades Matthew Pike never imagined that blogging would become a full-time vocation. Some eight years later Buckets and Spades is now a critically acclaimed blog and has taken Matthew across the world to work on numerous creative projects with top brands. For those interested in manufacturing and craft Matthew visits clothes factories across the UK, as well as offering fashion tips for different seasons.
Inspired by fashion greats like Andre Leon Talley, Luke Ross, author of The Fashion Samaritan uses himself as the centrepiece of his blog to create high-fashion looks. Creatively shot in different locations across London and other scenic places in the UK, Luke’s blog makes clever use of bold colours and avant garde fashion designs.
The fundamentals of working with bloggers are the same as with traditional journalists at traditional media outlets: respect their schedules; take time to read their material to learn their interests; and only contact them if/when they want to be contacted.
Vuelio’s blog ranking methodology takes into consideration social sharing, topic-related content and post frequency. Profiles of these men’s fashion blogs and their authors can be found in the Vuelio Media Database.