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A Few Things Every Modern Man Needs

Modern man, fashion, cars, DIY, tools

Every modern man needs to have a few things. Read on to find out what those things are.

DIY Toolkit – No man can really call himself a man until he’s proven himself on a DIY project. And for that DIY project to be a success, you’ll need to have a good DIY toolkit. I could be a belt that comes with every tool you’ll need to get those little DIY jobs done. You don’t want to be one of those men who has to call out a tradesman whenever a small bit of what needs to be done. So, invest in a good toolkit. It could turn out to be the very best investment you make! They’re pretty cheap too, so you have no excuses.

A Good Watch – Watches are all about style. These days, there’s no need to have a watch from a functional point of view. We all have the time available to us on our smartphone. Nevertheless, watches continue to be essential style staples for many men who care about how they look. A good watch can add a little sophistication to an ordinary outfit. You’ll be surprised by the change that it will make to how you look. To keep it in good condition, use an automatic watch winder for your watch.

A Quality Topcoat – For the winter months, a good-quality topcoat is essential. When you’re heading to the office, and you need something to put over your suit, this is what you need. It keeps you warm, it looks great, and it keeps your suit underneath neat and tidy. The best ones are made from wool and can be bought from most good men’s fashion retailers, so see what you can find. Don’t skimp too much on the cost though because the cheaper ones tend not to last as long. And you don’t want to have to buy a new one every year.

Great Kitchen Utensils – The modern man has to be able to cook food. You can’t rely on the takeaway around the corner or your girlfriend to make all your food for you. Cooking is simple once you get the hang of it though. It’s not nearly as complicated as most men seem to think. If you’re the kind of person that has never learned to cook anything more than toast, just give it a try. All you’ll need are the right kitchen utensils and a decent cookbook. If you have those things, you’ll just have to follow the instructions in the book. Simple!

A Reliable MotorCars are what allow us to get from A to B. But they also say something about us. They help to formulate the image you project to the outside world. So, your car needs to be reliable and stylish. This doesn’t have to mean spending huge sums of money on your car though. Plenty of cheaper cars can offer you that as well. And if you haven’t even learned to drive yet, then that should be your next aim. When you can drive, you get so much more freedom that having to take the bus everywhere.

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About Ray Gruenfelder

Creator and Founder of The Guy Corner NYC, the Guys lifestyle blog (Tech, Sports, Food, Drinks & much more). A married father of 2, this page is dedicated to "Guy Stuff". I am also Co-Founder of NYC Wine Guys, a wine blog from 2 guys from Queens, NY.

Posted on November 17, 2015 8:42 am, in For The Guys, Mr. GQ, The Chef, The Foodie, The Roadster and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. My husband loves tools and cookware. He uses the cookware but not the tools.

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  1. Pingback: The Modern Man’s Guide To Finding The Right Suit | The Guy Corner NYC

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