FashionScrub: Starting from 0

Welcome to the Fashion Scrub series. This is meant for those who want to improve their fashion yet have no idea where to start. There are lots of information of dressing well for gentlemen, but often times a starting point is missing. This quick 8 post series is meant to quickly get you on your … Continue reading FashionScrub: Starting from 0


Shoes Every Man Should Get

You could be the most well-dressed man in the room ankle-up. However, if you can't find the right shoes, the whole look will be off. Today, I'll explain the four essential shoes every man needs to look and walk (and run) comfortably) Side Note: While shoe can be expensive, it's important to mind these devices … Continue reading Shoes Every Man Should Get


It can be hard to find good, quality clothes at an affordable cost. When I'm on a budget, I often find myself shopping at places like H&M, Forever 21, Gap, and companies like those. With an affordable price, they often offer a nice selection of clothes. The trade off? Quality and Variety. That's why I love … Continue reading JackThreads

Warby Parker

When I was younger, I really wanted a North Face. Sure, it was comfortable. Sure, it looked nice. Sure, it had that nice brand-name logo. And sure, it had a hefty price. Name-brand items like North Face are definitely high quality, but should only be sold at half or quarter of the price.With eyewear, name-brands … Continue reading Warby Parker

Is Big Baller Brand as Sweet as Sweet 16?

After Villanova lost to Wisconsin, my bracket was busted. Ahh. That stinks. Although this March Madness has been filled with wild upsets and stories, one thing that has stood out is Lavar Ball and his Big Baller Brand. If you follow college basketball, you will have heard of him. In case you haven't, here's a little … Continue reading Is Big Baller Brand as Sweet as Sweet 16?

FashionScrub 2.0

Hi guys (to the two-three people who might read this lol). As you may tell, the website has been redesigned. Essentially, I thought of "rebranding" the website and making the articles a little more catered toward the reader while allowing me to create more content. Before, you would find categories such as FashionScrub, where we … Continue reading FashionScrub 2.0

How to Freshen Smelly Shoes

The dreaded smell when you take off your shoe after a long, sweaty, wet day is quite disgusting. Your foot, having more than 250,000 sweat glands which mixes in an environment of nearly no breathing room makes havoc for terrible shoe odor. Today, I'm going to teach you an easy, simple, and quick way to freshen … Continue reading How to Freshen Smelly Shoes

“Passionfruit” by Drake

Another break from the normal clothing articles. This time it's music. Drake released his new album More Life a couple days ago. Gave the album a quick listen through and it's good (a small Drake fan). One song I really liked was "Passionfruit". The song is so smooth. It's soft, the beat is steady and has … Continue reading “Passionfruit” by Drake

Coffee Store Vibes (3/17/17)

Hey, this is my first blog post. These posts will probably have minimal to no connection of Fashionscrub, but they serve as an outlet for you (the reader) to better understand my non-fashion side of life. Anyway, first post. It's a rainy day at the University of Illinois today. It's also the last Friday before … Continue reading Coffee Store Vibes (3/17/17)

Jachs NY’s “Long Weekend Trip”

With spring break coming up, many college students like me will find themselves taking a mini-vacation to large ragers, parties, or backpacking to different places. Dressing for the occasion is very important when planning for these. You want to be comfortable, well-suited for the temperature, and fashionable for those instagram pictures.  I stumbled across Jachs … Continue reading Jachs NY’s “Long Weekend Trip”

SHL: Professor Robert Kelly (and his family) from BBC Interview

Most people have seen the adorable and hilarious video of professor Robert Kelly's children and wife entering his BBC interview. One of the most interesting things was his stillness during the whole fiasco. Perhaps he wanted to keep his professionalism and not leave his chair. Perhaps he wanted to ignore the situation. Or perhaps, and most … Continue reading SHL: Professor Robert Kelly (and his family) from BBC Interview