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Fine Dining Right At Home

Posted by Justin Tucker on December 2, 2015 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)



So let me get this straight: you’ve recently begun dating someone who you think could be pretty special? You’ve gone out on a few standard dinner dates, and you’re ready to take things to another level? Alright, just let me think about this for a second. In order to truly win her over, whatever you decide to do sh...

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Control Your Home: Organization Hotspots

Posted by Justin Tucker on November 3, 2015 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)



Why is it that we tend we lose things in our own homes? It’s one thing to forget about those old photo albums which have been collecting dust in the attic for years, but to frequently misplace daily necessities – car keys, cell phones, wallets, your favorite belt – seems rather careless, wouldn’t you say? Have we, as a...

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A Little Late Night Reading

Posted by Justin Tucker on October 6, 2015 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)



With age comes great responsibility, and even greater challenges. That proves to be especially true for today’s millennials, many of whom having been affected in some way by less than desirable circumstances over the last few decades – everything from recessions, higher costs of living, and Government shutdowns to recurring images of violenc...

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Knock Before Entering - The Bedroom

Posted by Justin Tucker on September 1, 2015 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)



So much can be said about one of if not the most important room in the house, that being the bedroom. It is the one place where we can retreat to at any time of the day, when the pressures of everyday life begin to overwhelm us. It is the place we go to seek comfort at the end of a long day, as we let out all of what the world has man...

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Living In The Great Outdoors

Posted by Justin Tucker on August 4, 2015 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)



Nowadays, it seems as though most of us are just so busy at all times. With so many things going on – from juggling numerous work ventures to failed attempts at setting enough time out for family while also maintaining a decent social life – we find that there just isn’t enough time in the day to stop to smell the roses anymore. If that&...

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The Morning Brew Necessities

Posted by Justin Tucker on July 7, 2015 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)



You might be one of those guys who are generally up at the crack of dawn each day, ready to take on whatever life has in store. For some, the light of the rising sun shining through the windows - offering the promise of a new day filled with exciting new opportunities - proves to be enough to get them up and runnin...

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The Old Man Gamer

Posted by Avante Edmonds on June 2, 2015 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)



Remember when everyone didn’t have an accessible Play Station or Game Cube to entertain them until the Wii hours of the morning…..forgive me that one was too easy. On a less than serious note though, we are living in an age that demands far less human interaction than ever. I mean how social are we really. When is the last time you...

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The Way To A Man's Heart- The Kitchen

Posted by Avante Edmonds on May 5, 2015 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)



Everyone knows that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. So one can assume that that route might include a re-direction to the kitchen at some point…no? Well this month’s edition of Humble Abode is based upon ensuring you have the kitchen essentials that everyman needs to cement themselves a mature man ready for love, or sim...

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I'll Drink To That

Posted by Avante Edmonds on April 7, 2015 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)



Spring, summer and many celebrations are in the near future. If your friends are anything like mine when they step foot in the door, the first thing they go for are the drinks. My fellow companions are far from alcohol abusers but they certainly value their relaxation time if you catch my drift. When it comes time for me to win the award for...

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Gray Matter

Posted by Avante Edmonds on March 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)

 

Well to start this article off truthfully, this edition of Humble Adobe was heavily inspired by the hottest thing in the country right now which is of course international superstar- 50 Shades of Grey. These items we chose have the subtle sexiness combined with the potent strength that this franchise it famous for. The mousey element spark a fami...

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The Modern Gentleman's Items

Posted by Avante Edmonds on February 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)

 



In the wake of Superbowl, many of you fellows may have realized that your man cave is simply not up to par. We have dedicated this edition of Humble Adobe to the infamous man cave. Big Papa chairs, pool tables, stellar spirits collection and a television Gods in heaven can enjoy. These are the usual suspects when describin...

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The Gentleman's Residence: Studio Special

Posted by Omar Nasir on October 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)


Outfitting a one- room studio apartment may seem a daunting task — we all know how cramped city spaces can be. Choosing pieces that are modern and space conscious is the first step. Sticking to a design scheme that best expresses who you are as an individual is the second step. The final step is have a keen awareness of your budget and making the mo...

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The Gentleman's Residence: Bedroom

Posted by Omar Nasir on September 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


The man of the hour’s bedroom must reflect his unquestionable sense of self. It is both a space where a man may find sanctuary and seduce. A bedroom should be sleek, modern, and functional. Choosing pieces that are overly masculine may translate as cliché and intimidating. We suggest gravitating towards pieces that are heritage-based, using superb craftsmanshi...

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The Gentleman's Residence: Bathroom

Posted by Omar Nasir on August 22, 2014 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (0)


A gentleman’s bathroom is one of the most private areas in a residence. Consequently, decorating this room requires a taste for the modern and functional. In order to match the motif of the entire residence, a gentleman must be specific in his choices. Think of your needs as the man of the hour and you are sure to create a fitting sanctuary.

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The Gentleman's Residence: Kitchen

Posted by Omar Nasir on July 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


The kitchen is the room that most gentlemen fail to use to its maximum potential. In a gentleman’s hectic business life, he often comes home and doesn’t want to spend copious amounts of time in the kitchen. The choice to turn to quick take-out is not uncommon. We think with functional design, a kitchen can be your mos...

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The Gentleman's Residence: Dining Room

Posted by Omar Nasir on June 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)


The dining room is considered the ultimate hosting focal point for the modern gentleman. It is the space of the apartment in which the host creates the ambience for each occasion. Whether a formal dinner for family, a casual celebration amongst friends, or a rendezvous with a lover, the dining room is the host’s opportunity to seduce his guests. When considering pieces, sartorial pr...

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Abode: The Speakeasy Party Bucket

Posted by Jake Lasprogato on June 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


The Speakeasy Party Bucket from Pottery Barn is for the gentleman who always entertains in high style. You will be proud to put it out, front and center, whenever you entertain. This ice buck...

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The Gentleman's Residence: Living Room

Posted by Jake Lasprogato on May 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


If a man’s home is his castle, then the living room is his throne room. This is the room the average man spends most of his time when he is at home and the room where most of the entertaining happens. A modern gentleman’s living room should have a comfortable sofa, for relaxing after a long day, a large coffee table, preferably large enough to hold everyone’...

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Abode: Hammered Metal Stool

Posted by Jake Lasprogato on May 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


The Hammered Metal Stool from Zara Home is the perfect addition to the modern gentleman’s home. It would look great at a small table, a bar, or in a workspace. This versa...

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Abode: Florence Knoll Coffee Table

Posted by Jake Lasprogato on April 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


Nothing says style like a piece of Florence Knoll furniture. This steel frame Florence Knoll Coffee Table from hive is a classic design from 1954, it’s the perfect piece for any gentleman’s home. The coffee table is available in ov...

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