Month: December 2019

Why Use a Watch and Not a Smartphone to Tell Time

In this era of smartphones that do everything many other devices used to do a few years ago, the watch as a way to tell time or a piece of clothing has been relegated to the back burner.

However, looking at how damaged the world has become due to the smartphone, watch enthusiasts have decided that watches do have some advantages over smartphones.

Here is a list of the advantages you would gain from using a watch rather than a smartphone.

Better connection with those around you

It has been said that smartphones help you connect with those far away from you and push you farther away from those that are near you. For example, there are many groups of friends who will be sitting together but not having a conversation. This is because each one of them is engrossed by what they are doing on their phones.

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How to Wear Streetwear but Still Look Like a Grown Up

Streetwear emerged more than five decades ago from the booming surf culture in California. When skate culture and the chart dominance of hip-hop took off in the noughties, an entire generation adopted graphic tees and baggy jeans as their fashion of choice. Now, that generation is in the midst of adulthood, but many still feel more comfortable in loose trousers and hoodies.

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Significantly, there are myriad reasons the popularity of streetwear has endured. In addition to the loosening of dress codes in a variety of workplaces including, as this article explains (https://edition.cnn.com/2019/03/05/investing/goldman-sachs-dress-code/index.html), hyper-professional environments, streetwear has evolved over time, progressing through its own growing-up stage right alongside its core audience. If you are looking to refine your weekend wardrobe or incorporate the very best of what grown-up streetwear has to offer, here are a few ways to do just that without looking like you’re trying … Read the rest