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Fly right with aviators but check the specs.
It’s hard to look bad a timberland boots for men nd easy to look badass in aviator frames. A variety of shapes and styles means they can flatter any face, says Jenna LaRoche, spokeswoman for the Vision Council. But aviators vary, so give the details close inspection and choose the frames that work best for you. “The flashier the better,” LaRoche says. Wood accented frames against a metal double nose bridge make this a unique pair.
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Ask these five questions before shelling out for a new timepiece.
WHAT KIND OF MOVEMENT IS USED?
A topnotch watch runs on mechanical movement, not quar timberland boots for men tz, says Michae timberland boots for men l Gordon, store director of Tourneau on Madison Avenue. It’s all about the craftsmanship.
IS THERE ANYTHING SPECIAL ABOUT THE BEZEL?
The bezel is the ring around the dial. Some are strictly decorative, but functional ones can move both clockwise and counterclockwise.
WHAT IS THE CRYSTAL MADE OF?
Sapphire is used in finer timepieces because it’s scratch resista timberland boots for men nt. You don’t want mineral crystal, which is easily scuffed, in a high end watch.
IS THIS A SCREW DOWN CROWN?
A screw down crown will provide water resistance nice if you don’t want to take off the watch before showering or swimming.
WHICH METAL IS IT MADE FROM?
Cologne can boost your mood as well as your confidence.
THINK OF COLOGNE AS YOUR QUIET TEAMMATE
A 2009 University of Liverpool study found that merely splashing on a scent made guys feel more attractive and assured. They weren’t the only ones who noticed: Women in the same study found men more attractive when the guys used fragrance than when they didn’t. Ready for your own spritz of mojo? Consider Prada’s newest fragrance for men, Luna Rossa. Named after and inspired by the brand’s America’s Cup sailing vessel, the scent, much like a championship team, has complementary elements.