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12 Things Every Guy Should Definitely Know By Now

You better get right. Stylish advice that's Michael Kors-approved.

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1. There's a difference between whiskey and Scotch. (THERE'S A DIFFERENCE, PEOPLE!)

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The main difference, of course, being geographic.

2. Smiling for photos is a lot more attractive than giving the super hardcore "I'm so serious" face.

Be happy!
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Be happy!

3. Different situations call for different footwear.

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We're looking at you Mr. Wear-My-Dress-Shoes-to-the-Gym.

4. Simple wine pairings will impress any date.

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Take a look at a few delicious ideas here to get you started.

5. You should know how to make at least one meal for breakfast and dinner.

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It'll make your life a little easier.

6. Even though most of us can't dance, all it takes is a little confidence.

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That'll be better received than outright refusing to try.

7. These days, it’s not about being clean-shaven — it’s about the perfect amount of scruff.

Everyone's hair grows at different rates, so find a routine that works for you.
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Everyone's hair grows at different rates, so find a routine that works for you.

8. Your cologne should always be subtle.

One behind each ear and one on your wrists that you rub together.
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One behind each ear and one on your wrists that you rub together.

9. “Matchy-matchy” is a real thing that should not be overdone.

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Try not to get too crazy with matching colors and prints in the same outfit, please... for all of our sakes.

10. Let your blazer or suit jackets air out overnight before putting them back in your closet.

It's an easy way to save you money on dry cleaning.
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It's an easy way to save you money on dry cleaning.

11. And speaking of suits, try to wear ties that match the width of your jacket's lapel.

It's not a hard and fast rule, but it's a good thing to keep in mind.
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It's not a hard and fast rule, but it's a good thing to keep in mind.

12. And finally, we know it's tempting, but try to avoid getting a tattoo of someone else's name on your body.

Maybe your mother's (or another loved one in your fam), but even that's pushing it.
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Maybe your mother's (or another loved one in your fam), but even that's pushing it.

Read. Learn. Repeat. Stylish advice that's Michael Kors approved.

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