Author Archives: Eric Jelinek

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Choosing a High Definition TV

Aaah, the television. It is the staples of a gentleman’s existence, his escapism, his corner of the world where he can be informed, entertained, and in conjunction with a game console and an internet connection it can turn a gentleman into a woman’s […]

> March 10, 2013 / , ,

Lzzy Hale the Rocker Hottie

Is there anything sexier than a woman who knows her way around a guitar, can belt out screaming hot vocals with an amazing range, and at first sight could probably take you one on one in a fist fight? In my estimation, nothing […]

> January 11, 2013 / ,

A Dapper Man’s Gift Guide, Part 3 “Tech & Stocking Stuffers”

If you have read the first two parts of our Gift Guide, you are probably thinking that there isn’t possibly anything else that your gentleman could possibly want for Christmas, but I promise you, we are almost done. In this final version of […]

> December 13, 2012 / , , , ,

A Dapper Man’s Gift Guide, Part 2 “Drinking & Grooming”

So you now have a good idea how to shop for the man who enjoys a good smoke and needs a good quality blade. But if the guy in your life has a fully stocked humidor and a Swiss Army Knife, you’re probably […]

> December 12, 2012 / , , , , , , ,

A Dapper Man’s Gift Guide, Part 1 “Knives & Tobacco”

Thanksgiving has come and gone, and the flurries in the air, the onslaught of red and green lights plastered all over the neighborhood, and the merry jingles that you would rather stick your hand in a blender and flip the switch than listen […]

> December 11, 2012 / , , , , ,

Whiskey, The Gentleman’s Dram

I am going to preface this article with a brief disclaimer: Have you seen the little tagline on the beer commercials that says “Please Enjoy Responsibly”? Those are there for a reason, and those warnings need to be heeded. When enjoying a spirit […]

> November 30, 2012 / , , , , ,

How to Beat The Common Cold

Some of Dapperism‘s loyal readers may notice that I take a hiatus from time to time in contributing for this website, and these occur for various reason. I recently took a hiatus to compete in National Novel Writers Month 2012, of which I […]

> November 28, 2012 / , , ,

A Dapper Man’s Winter Wear

The Thanksgiving holiday has come and gone, and while it is not quite officially winter yet, most of us are feeling that familiar nip in the air and we walk out our front doors each morning to a crisp chill, frosty dew, and […]

> November 26, 2012 / , , , , , ,

How to Care for Your Shave Brush

A proper shave with a shave brush, be it boar, badger, or synthetic, and a nice shave soap is probably the closest thing that a Dapper gent comes to these elusive “mannies and peddies” I keep hearing so much about. But like all […]

> October 30, 2012 / , , , , ,

The Halloween Rule Of Thumb

Age 7: Put on your vampire or pirate costume and embark on the hunt to procure more candy in one night than you should reasonably consume within an entire year. Halloween is nothing but fun, games, and sweets. Age 16: You still dress […]

> October 29, 2012 / , , , , , ,

Lollipop Chainsaw Gameplay Review

A little while back, Dapperism gave you a preview of the bubbly blonde boob-a-licious bloodbath that was Lollipop Chainsaw. The preview promised gory fun complete with a blonde cheerleader that had a foul mouth and a penchant for power tools. It has taken […]

> October 18, 2012 / , , , ,

Review of Merkur 1904 Safety Razor

If you are an avid fan of double edge safety razor shaving (which, to be quite honest, the entire staff at Dapperism are), the name Merkur should be instantly recognizable and synonymous with quality craftsmanship, excellent construction, and a superior shave. Merkurs 1904 […]

> October 12, 2012 / , , , , , ,

Chili 101

About a year ago, I perfected a chili recipe which I like to call my “Four Alarm Carnivore Chili”, and the exact ingredients and method of preparation is something that I will take to my grave. However, in the hunt to perfect my […]

> October 12, 2012 / , , ,