King or Emperor, conjures up an image of royalty, opulence and a life of luxury. Since ancient times, kings have known to wear jewelry pieces as a symbol of grandeur. The higher in status and affluent you were in those times, bigger and better was the nature of jewels you flaunted. For hundreds of years’ emperors in India commissioned extraordinary royal jewels, usually from topnotch brands like Cartier. From 17th century onwards, Indian Kings amassed a dazzling collection of diamonds and gemstones necklaces, rings, brooches, crown jewels and much more. Even their swords and weapons were actual treasures bejeweled with rubies, emeralds, diamonds, gold, jade and pearls.
“Life is about balance, too much and too little can kill”
Life is all about balance. According to a recent study published by the American Sociological Review, 70% of Americans struggle with finding a work-life system that works for them. For many in the workforce, achieving any type of work-life balance, can seem like a myth, especially when technology has made us accessible around the clock. We often underestimate how balance contributes to living a successful and productive life and it can be crucial as a long term indicator of overall happiness.
“The Force,” aka the mystical powers from Star Wars, is divided between the Light Side and the Dark Side. The Jedis, who practice the Light Side of The Force, practice from a place of honesty, compassion and other noble qualities. They use The Force primarily for defensive purposes, never using The Force for the purpose of attacking others. The Siths, who represent the Dark Side, operate from a place of anger and hatred. Unlike the Jedis, they use The Force to attack out of aggression.
Fashion’s Fall Season is almost upon us and if the Runway Fashions this year are any hint, it is in the highest gear ever and has already made a stamp on menswear. If high style is your alley, get ready to suit up—because you’ll be needing some top notch stuff to stay in play. Here are 6 trends to watch out for and maybe add to your closet for this fall: Continue reading Top 6 Men’s Fashion Runway Trends for Fall 2017
Chicago also called Chi-Town or Wind City is one of the best cities to visit in America. If you’re traveling to Chi-Town; you probably have an idea of cool places to visit like “The Bean” which is situated in Millennium Park or the Willis Tower which is a 1,450-foot skyscraper or the John Hancock Center that offers a panoramic view of Chicago’s skyline. But, Chicago offers so much more. Here are a few of Chi-Town best kept secrets., starting of course with a bar 🍻 Continue reading Chi-Town’s Best Kept Secrets
Barcelona is located in Northeast Spain and is the best of both worlds with the astonishing historic architecture and an active nightlife. As the capital of the autonomous Catalonia region within the Kingdom of Spain, it’s a popular destination known for its unique architecture, fabulous food and its many world-class museums and art galleries. Barcelona is one of the world’s most beloved cities for good reason and here’s three of them. Continue reading Remarkable City of Barcelona
Last week, a United passenger exited a plane in perhaps the most humiliating way. As videos emerged of a bloodied, screaming, and disoriented man being forcibly removed from a seat he paid for, shock and horror consumed us all. There was no corporate empathy from United for David Dao as he was manhandled from the plane waiting at the gate, and visibly injured in the act and no crew intervened. Continue reading How can the United Debacle Inspire a Growth Mindset
Street Fashion is abuzz with new styles, new colors and you can see vibes from all international markets making a play for it this year. We put together a quick 5 item product list which can help you instantly refresh your look and gel well with the fashion forward scene Continue reading 5 Mens Products To Buy For An Instant Style Refresh
We all know that Yoga and Meditation have serious benefits for our health and overall well being. But for pro athletes competing a high level, playing the game with Mind Control can be really rewarding. Super Bowl champion head coach Pete Carroll, who is in his seventh year as a head coach and executive vice president of the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks, requires that all of his players take yoga classes during the season and even credits the Zen practice for relaxing his players and keeping them focused on game day. Continue reading Mindfulness and Yoga in Sports
Building a strong and reputable Brand needs hard work, vision and tons of patience. Over the years Team Forziani has learnt lessons on Brand building the hard and long way. Here are top 5 lessons from our team on Brand Creation and Value Addition when it comes to consistent, solid Brand.
Our work places usually consume a lot more of our energy and emotions than we ever realize. Thanks to burgeoning technology, spending more than 10 hours at the job is the norm these days and more so with self-employed folks and entrepreneurs, who literally never seem to take a break from their work. If you identify yourself as one of these types, here are a four tips on how to do better at work and succeed with Mindfulness.
When you want to transform your style to achieve a Luxurious look, consider gold accessories. A dapper suit, tie and shoes are of course the essentials for a tailored well groomed look. When you add a few well placed accessories in 18k gold finish, like a bracelet or a necklace and a ring, your style immediately gets a sophisticated, refined boost.
Super Bowl is well, today and if you don’t have a plans yet then read on. We understand life is busy and if you’re anything like us, maybe you had no time to plan out the weekend. Even if you don’t know Tom Brady from Jan Brady, here are some last minute hacks for enjoying the biggest game of the year and having a great time:
As you can see around you, Men’s Bracelets is a trend which is at its peak. Yeah, we know, “trends’ sounds a bit fancy and not something you have time for, but of course if you keep seeing a certain style making rounds everywhere you go, you ultimately do wonder if you can make it your own. And although classic style never goes out of fashion, it never hurts to catch the drift from current trends and create something new for you. Here’s our take on global trend of bracelets for men and how to make it work for you.
In the past three years, most important habit I’ve formed is Meditation. Hands down, bar none. Ripple effects of Meditation have shown up on many other aspects of my life, abandoning a few bad habits, becoming more peaceful, getting my attention back from non stop outflow of various media and most importantly ability to sit quietly in a room alone.
Look around, the entire city — country? world? — seems to be infected by a disease, harbored on by a deluge of technology. The constant demand for our attention, our need to look fabulous and important, apps with notifications on, games which lead you on to infinite levels — each person we see today is inadvertently hooked onto their smart phones.
The world’s premier menswear festival, Pitti Uomo 91 just wrapped up in Florence. A must attend for menswear fashion, the event is a street style haven and a solid indication of what would be coming up for rest of the year in men’s style. Here is team Forziani take on upcoming Men’s Jewelry Trends for 2017
While 2016 saw a rise in beaded bracelets and leather bracelets for men, this year they are a standard classic. 2017 will be the year to shine for increasingly more sophisticated, discerning men, who embrace personal care and refuse labels, focusing on well being rituals, old and new. Men who choose exclusive jewelry pieces what lend a unique olfactory touch to their outfits. Continue reading Men’s Jewelry Trends 2017
Steve Jobs, who was a master of mind control and living and working purposefully, learned to seize control over his success and his life by asking himself one important question in the mirror every morning:
If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?’ If the Answer is ‘no’ for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.
Did you set a resolution for 2017? If yes, be honest with this question:
Talk of the town today – Mariah Carey on-stage fiasco at new year’s eve could have been avoided with some ace mind control techniques on her part. Carey, one of the top selling recording artists of all time and a five time Grammy winner while performing at Times Square in NYE, faced a technological breakdown which led to her song lyrics getting whacked out of sync which in turn let to her storming off the stage in a huff.
The Skull. The Tattoo. The Bike. The Jacket. The Steel. The Dare Devil.
Dare Devils are easy to recognize. Their attitudes and accessories speak for themselves. And for that sole reason we think we have the nailed down the perfect gift guide for dare devils. Our sleek collection of skull rings, skull rosaries, Star Wars symbols and steel chains will enthrall the bravest and wildest of them out there and you are certain to score good! Take a look at our Dare Devils Gift Guide here.
Our Jet Setters gift guide is geared towards men who love to dress in latest styles and go for the polished sleek look at all times. Leather and Steel are two consistent heroes of a Jet Setter Lifestyle. Leather has been a popular material for men’s fashion since beginning while Steel is a comparatively new entrant. Both of these come together gorgeously into men’s jewelry designs creating an infallible modern combination.
For men that don’t like staying inside and living the ordinary life, why get him an ordinary gift off the shelf from a department store? Try something a little different and much more meaningful with Forziani beaded bracelets collection. Not only trendy and fashionable, Forziani beaded bracelets are handcrafted with high quality raw materials which will last longer and feel nicer than average bracelets. Each bead we use has it’s own spiritual meaning, which leads to enhancing its properties with use e.g. wisdom, strength, balance, protection. Here’s a look at some of our most popular beaded bracelets over the seasons:
There is an Inner explore within each one of us. When its time for exploring deeper, 108 Mala Beads might be the answer. They have been used for centuries within Tibetan Buddhism. Yogis have included them during their meditation practices. Yet now, these interesting and exquisite beads have entered the mainstream attention. It’s no wonder why 108 mala beads have been so popular among men this past year due to their clean and simple design. They’re perfect for men that want an extra piece of accessory but don’t want some kind of flashy jewelry. Continue reading Gift Guide for Inner Explorers
Jewelry is always a great Gift idea at usually all occasions – and with recent trends, not only for women but for Men as well. Its a concept which has been gaining ground for last few years and with more and more Men getting conscious about their personal style, it is bound to gain speed. But it can be sometimes daunting to decide what might make a good gift for him. Here are a few tips from Team Forziani to help you out and make every guy fashionable. We thought the best way would be to create gifts based on broader personality types, so let’s begin: Continue reading Gift Guide for Men of Style