Written by Tom Canfield (The Bandwagon Effect Content Contributor)
Fitz Pullins’ Inventory Room is predicated on being a trendsetter in the men’s fashion and lifestyle fields. Still, there are times when we need outside inspiration. So where do we go when we need it? With over 300 million users, Instagram is increasingly a source of inspiration for many sartorialists and designers alike. Below, our top five Instagram accounts for men’s fashion and lifestyle.
This DJ-cum-style icon hails from north of the border, in Canada, but his style is New York through and through. In addition to posting his minimalists, athletic-inspired looks, Fallis often posts his daily workouts and health eats, and shares a good dose of travel inspiration. Follow him at at brendanfallis
A native of California, Gallagher is one of the most popular male fashion bloggers of the past few years. His Instagram account, iamgalla features his takes on style from many different locales. He posts good food shots, too.
This London-based style consultant was recently named a top five style icon by GQ Taiwan’s readers, with good reason. His style (think oversize patterned Missoni scarves, ostrich-leather shorts and suits paired with boat shoes) is innovative and unexpected. His account, matthewzorpas is one worth following for a daily dose of style inspiration.
This off-shoot of Net-a-Porter, the ever-popular luxury designer fashion site geared toward women, is geared specifically for men with a taste for luxury. Here, you’ll find a perfectly edited selection of both lifestyle accessories and clothing (like Alexander McQueen bowties, Bamford shave oil and Balenciaga leather high-tops, to name a few). The brand’s Instagram account, mrporterlive, consistently posts a solid selection of classic and contemporary looks. Those Lanvin suede sneakers might be out of your price range, but cyber-style inspiration is free...
This fashionable Florida transplant is based in NYC, where he works as a stylist for the likes of Lindsay Lohan, Jessica Stam and a handful of Victoria’s Secret angels (tough job, but somebody’s gotta do it). His account, jloganhorne, features a healthy dose of celeb spotting (thanks to his globe-trotting adventures with pop star Katy Perry) as well as close-up shots from fashion week and glimpses into the life of a celebrity stylist.