About CHOW Wei Ming

Brand consultant, photographer, creative director, storyteller, and a true believer of the power of visual communications. Outwardly expresses a friendly disposition, but hides a perfectionist nature deep inside him.

Without The Shirt, Suits And Jackets Are Meaningless

We have shared about suits, blazers, sport jackets, and even dress shoes in the past. But without the shirt, these tailored garments are essentially meaningless. You can mix and match, or remove any garment, and it’s still pretty much acceptable. Continue reading Without The Shirt, Suits And Jackets Are Meaningless

Dress Shoes: The Final Piece Of Puzzle In A Man’s Wardrobe

We’ve heard this before, that shoes are the anchor to one’s outfit. So why do so many men still skimp on dress shoes when they spend tonnes of cash on bespoke suits? Whether you realise it or not, shoes are Continue reading Dress Shoes: The Final Piece Of Puzzle In A Man’s Wardrobe

Wet Shaving At Home: Chore Or Indulgence?

Our ancestors didn’t have the benefit of running water in their homes. Hence, shaving was a weekly visit to the neighbourhood barber. And wet shaving by a professional barber was the only way to go. There simply wasn’t any other Continue reading Wet Shaving At Home: Chore Or Indulgence?

Sport Jacket: The Quintessential Casual Jacket

A sport jacket is the singular garment that will spice up your style. But we also mentioned that the sport jacket is a “casual” jacket. Now that’s a little difficult for many to follow. A tailored jacket is a “formal” Continue reading Sport Jacket: The Quintessential Casual Jacket

Swiss Watch Snob Or Horology Enthusiast?

What comes to your mind when asked to describe Switzerland? A plethora of examples, I bet. Swiss Alps, Swiss neutrality, Swiss bank, Swiss chocolate, Swiss Army knife, Swiss cheese, and of course, the famous Swiss watch. So much so that Continue reading Swiss Watch Snob Or Horology Enthusiast?

Three Watches Are All You’ll Ever Need For Every Occasion

Previously we’ve established that the mechanical wristwatch is very much still relevant in this modern age. But do you actually need more than one? If so, how many does one really need?… Three watches – that’s all you’ll ever need Continue reading Three Watches Are All You’ll Ever Need For Every Occasion

Is The Mechanical Wristwatch Still Relevant In The Digital Age?

Previously we shared that a gentleman is always well dressed. And nothing completes a well-tailored attire better than a wristwatch. One simply doesn’t leave home with bare wrists. Whether suited and booted, or casually elegant, one’s outfit isn’t complete with Continue reading Is The Mechanical Wristwatch Still Relevant In The Digital Age?

Goodbye 2020, And Happy New Year 2021

2020 was challenging to say the very least. It started out as a celebration of the end of the second decade of the 21st century with a bang. So did we get the milestones to mark our success? Unfortunately not. Continue reading Goodbye 2020, And Happy New Year 2021

Myth Or Fact: You’ll Only Ever Need One Suit

With the advent of casual Fridays and… gasp!… casual everyday… would anyone even bother to dress up for work anymore? In fact, does a gentleman even have a need for a suit at all? Fortunately, most men would have at Continue reading Myth Or Fact: You’ll Only Ever Need One Suit

What Makes A Gentleman, Well, A Gentleman?

What exactly is a gentleman? Historically, it was once described as a man of noble birth, a descendent of an aristocratic lineage. It’s not a position that one can vie for. You’re either born into it, or you’ll never become Continue reading What Makes A Gentleman, Well, A Gentleman?