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Last month we took a peek at power clothes for women through the eyes of Self Confidence! The most powerful thing a woman can wear is self-confidence with a blush of a nice outfit for the occasion.
In that same perspective, let’s look at power clothes for men, but always keeping in mind that the sexiest thing a man can wear is self-confidence.
Of course there are times when a young man needs to “up” his game and package himself in a professionally appropriate manner. When that times comes, it is NOT necessary to go into debt to look like a million bucks! Before I lead you to the links of upper end men’s resale, a few timely quotes might put you in the right mood:
Even if you are not Catholic, Pope Francis is helping the fashion movement by calling for the mass rejection of consumerism. “How Pope Francis Is Reviving Radical Catholic Economics” By Nathan Schneider (http://www.thenation.com/article/how-pope-francis-is-reviving-radical-catholic-economics/)
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed. ~Mohandas K. Gandhi
Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends…. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts. ~Henry David Thoreau
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. ~Francis H. Bradley
Who covets more, is evermore a slave. ~Robert Herrick. And I would add to that, “is evermore an uncreative shopper!”
But where do we even begin? If you have lost faith in Goodwill and other lower end resale shops, start your professional search here with
Here are some great shops for the wise male who wants to look great with a guilt-free conscience, visit
Le Chauvinist (consignment store for men):
Eco-Chic Consignments, Inc. of the Southwest (San Diego and Phoenix):
- Well Suited (men’s designer consignment):
- My Sister’s Closet (recycled designer apparel for women):
- My Sister’s Attic (designer furniture):
And, when you have no money at all, try Dress for Success at
https://www.dressforsuccess.org/. Wherever you live, with a little search you can find a lot of places who do not want your money, but want to help you look your best so that you can feel your best, most confident self.