Metro Man & Metro Home

By Kyle Mancini

Real Men Wear Jewelry

Throw out the quiche. There is a new litmus test for sophisticated, cultured gents, and it comes in the form of jewelry. We’ve assembled some of the hottest picks for fashion-savvy men this season, and giving you the 4-1-1 on how to wear them…

I-O-Liiiiiiite

cufflinks.jpg

Suzane Felson’s Sterling and Iolite Cufflinks make a bold statement without being flashy. An ideal accent to work attire, the denim blue iolite stands out from plain old silver or black. The look is sophisticated and stylish without being over-the-top. www.barneys.com

Great Fashion, Good Karma

paryerwheel.jpg

Send out some good karma with a spin of this Tibetan Prayer Wheel from ROCKRAS by Kimberly McDonald. Made in 18k yellow or white gold, it looks great on a leather cord or gold chain. The history behind the real Tibetan Prayer Wheel Tibetan Buddhist believe that by saying the mantra that is engraved on the prayer wheel evokes blessings, and by spinning the wheel while saying it, blessings are sent out into the world. This is a piece you’ll put on and wanna leave on. www.rockras.com

What’s Your Sign?

scorpio.jpg

You’re not the type to ever use a cheesy pick-up line anyhow, but with this hammered sterling silver Zodiac Pendant by Kerry MacBride, you wouldn’t need it. Shown here in Scorpio, the design is simple, masculine and can be worn with virtually everything. www.neimanmarcus.com

Skull-King

skull.jpg

Veloce’s Acrylic Skull Watch has a black face with skull motif and a black bezel. The water resistant timepiece is on a black acrylic strap. Hip sporty look that goes from weekend casual to date night chic. www.barneys.com

Groovin’ Gucci

gucci.jpg

The Gucci silver and leather bracelet – Aged sterling in the shape of a horse bit with a leather band looks great with jeans. The statement: rugged, earthy, and carefree. Available at www.neimanmarcus.com

Time After Time

watch.jpg

The Milus Zetios is a stainless steel watch with sapphire crystal. With features like automatic winding, hands on the face tipped with white SuperLuminova (so you can see in the dark), and both second hand and date features at the 6 and 12 respectively. An Alligator band makes this the quintessential work/dress watch. www.tourneau.com.

Originally published October 2007
Leave a Comment
Become a BN NYC Subscriber


Beautyscopes


Currently Popular

Deal of the Day


Social Media


Latest News
  • Spring Fashion Finds
  • Put a little spring in your step this season with these chic and versatile fashion finds.


BN NYC Podcasts
  • Donna_Karan_NYFW_2013_featured
  • NYFW Fall 2013: DKNY Fashion Redux
  • Recently launching a retrospective collection for Opening Ceremony, Donna Karan returned to the 90′s for DKNY’s sporty Fall 2013 Collection.

  • BN_Podcast_Jerry_Jones_Laura_Mercier
  • Laura Mercier Cosmetics
  • Jerry Johnson, International Makeup Artist from Laura Mercier, works on transforming BNNYC’s Gillian Weeks with a full complement of Laura Mercier products.




Links We Love
  • A Little Alytude
  • Alexandra Taylor
  • Beauty in The Bag
  • Carrie Parry
  • City of Gloss Angeles
  • Erin's Faces
  • Eye 4 Style
  • Kimberly McDonald
  • Taffeta Darlings
  • The Dessertist
  • Wendy Brandes



  • Visit Fashion Industry Network