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Coffee Has Gotten an Upgrade.....

Coffee: What You Need to Know In recent years the coffee game has been taken up a notch. The brewing. The grinding. The farming – it’s a science. The days of picking between regular are decaf are done. The world of Coffee has gotten a much needed facelift, no longer just the the choice of stock traders on tenterhooks – now it about culture, the process; the concept. While we...

Tailor-Made Suits: The Rules to Buying a Custom Made Suit.

The Basic Rules for Suiting and Booting from Generic Puzzles: So you need a suit.  Whether it’s for your graduation (congrats!), a wedding (good luck) or attending your beloved half-aunt's funeral (our sincere condolences), you’re going to need to add to your repertoire of suits and find one that looks and fits great. Remember, a badly fitting suit can make you look less dressed up than no suit at all. Rule...

The Most Epic Mustaches in History

The Most Epic Mustaches in History #MustachesOfHistory Generic Puzzles The ELEVEN most dastardly, deviant and inspirational mustachioed men – past and present; fact or fiction. It isn’t Movember, but we just needed a midway-point-tribute-moustache article. BEGIN!  1. Ron Burgundy The Low Down: In many ways at the epicenter of the Generic Universe. The King, The Main Man, The Legend….. If we are honest he is a muse among a plethora of...

Shoes 101 - Up Your Style Game

Anatomy of Shoes Generic Puzzles #GenericStyle Generic Puzzles Explaining the finer points of men’s shoes is a sticky situation. The nuances often come down to the smallest detail on a strangest part of the shoe. We're here to help you understand these variances and #UPYOURSHOEGAMETake for example - the difference between a Derby and an Oxford - where the eyelet tab is stitched into the shoes, instead of the tabs sitting on top of...

Whiskey Blog - The Skinny on All Things Whiskey

Whiskey 101 from Generic Puzzles #GenericStyle Generic Puzzles Beyond the fact whiskey is Golden brown and burns when you drink it – how much do you really know about this popular liquor? Can you maneuver your way round the various differences, what makes a scotch? How does this differ from an American blend? Do you like rye? Do you like bourbon? Are you angling for a neat pour? If you’re unsure...

Cigar 101 for Beginners!

Cigar 101 from Generic Puzzles #GenericStyle Generic Puzzles Cigars; a right of passage to any man on the journey to sophistication. A true staple of manhood. If you are a lost lamb looking for guidance on your first cigar purchase we're on point, helping you understand the finer points of cigar selection, preparation and smoking. No matter the celebration we’re here to tackle the daunting task of Cigar selection for the uninitiated.Cigars are like wine, you...

Generic Psychology - Neuroplasticity

Neuroplasticity #GenericScience Generic Puzzles IT'S SCIENCE At GenericPuzzles - we’re not here to spiel some psych 1-0-1, Freudian complexities. We’re the laymen’s psychologists – located just below armchair psychologist in the psych-knowledge-league table! But. We’re on the up…. Self-styled-pseudo psych came somewhat easy at the Generic Puzzles ‘laboratory’, amongst the tweed jackets, monocles and cigar smoke; it was a natural progression.   So here we are, Neuroplasticity it is –...

A Mans Guide to Travelling with Children

10 Ways to Keep the Kids Amused While Travelling ARE WE THERE YET: A  Mans Guide to Child Travel If one thing its certain it is lack of perpetration will lead to the relentless chanting of: “Are we there yet?!”; a whole number of tantrums from young ones and even greater number of strops from the big ones – time to get organized: 1. Stay-away from motorways “I spy” possibilities are...

Keep Your Facial Hair in Check - 10 Commandments

GENERIC SCIENCE: #BeardMaintenance 10 Commandments of Beardom: There was a time when growing a proper beard required only one thing – the face’s owner to simply cease shaving.These were simpler times, your choice between a beard or an arsenal of shaving tools: shards of flint, volcanic glass, scallop shells and a host of, what seems like, pocket sized medieval torture devices. Today you have options.Nobody wants you wandering round like you...

Xmas Gifts Your Husband Needs.

An emblem of suave masculinity; a badge of honor for every boardroom table. Sleek. Sophisticated. Stylish. A truly formidable desk accessory. Perhaps the greatest gift a man could receive. If these puzzles were hairstyles – they'd be the pompadour. This is what happens when Don Draper meets Elvis. We don’t deal in mullets.Generic Puzzles, a bastion of understated cool, deserving of a Milano fashion line. As unique as they are...