If you think that fashion is a young man's game then take a look at these pictures to see how wrong you are.
They're part of a series called "Advanced Style: Older and Wiser" and the man behind the camera is Ari Seth Cohen. The photographer travelled the world, visiting countries including South Africa, Sweden, Italy and Australia, in order to prove that style has nothing to do with age and everything to do with attitude. All of his subjects are 60+ years of age, but we're sure you'll agree that it isn't their years that these photographs highlight but their impeccable sense of style.Read More
Everyone knows the fastest growing group in China is the millennial demographic, right? Think again.
The “silver generation” is actually the fastest-growing group in China, and seniors—a demographic that accounts for one-third of the entire country‘s spending—are being virtually ignored by the luxury industry.
“The over-60s in China are no longer just looking for tradition and traditional ways of buying,” said Joy Li, a 67-year-old retired school teacher from Shanghai to Jing Daily. “We like treating ourselves, we like new, modern luxury products and modern ways of purchasing them.”Read More
Good things come to those who wait.
You've waited; now let the good things roll.
Let's be clear up front: the clothes you're buying when you turn 60 aren't going to define your style for the rest of your life. That could be thirty-plus years — imagine writing an article for a man of 30 and expecting him to follow that plan until retirement!Read More
There are those for whom travel is a means to an end. And then there are those for whom travel is an end in and of itself. But regardless of which philosophical camp you fall into, it seems that we can all agree on one point. When traveling, you should be comfortable. Regardless of whether your idea of fun is jetting off by plane to some far-off island or taking a road trip in order to eat your way through every fast food joint on the interstate, you'll want to be 100% comfortable as you do it. No more business casual, collared shirts, or belted pants. No matter how you're traveling, you'll want to have the right wardrobe for it.Read More
If you're a man on the good side of fifty -- that is, the plus side -- this brief and easy-to-use guide is for you. It includes both specific articles of clothing, as well as information and thoughtful suggestions from some of the most forward-looking fashion blogs and sites out there. I especially like the advice given by the foremost journal of male style, Esquire Magazine. I hope this article gives you some usable ideas on how to dress well, and how us older men can still make a statement with our style decisions.Read More
Choosing casual style clothing does not have to create a wardrobe crisis for men 60 years of age and older. In fact, it can be quite enjoyable for mature men to build a collection of functional, relaxed attire for those moments in life requiring nothing more than endless comfort.Read More
After 60 many men become preoccupied with trying to appear younger, whether that's through buying a sports car (approved), getting a younger partner (encouraged) or dressing like you're a teenager again (nope). Just remember: dressing to appear younger doesn't mean dressing like a younger man, it means dressing well for a man your age. And GQ is here to help show you how to dress in your 60s and many years beyond.Read More
You won't believe some of the pictures of good wrinkles, visible wisdom, fun and energy. Photographer @IgorGavar