This style took its name from the handlebars of push-bikes, and to get that same look, men would trim and wax the moustache into shape. W hen he was studying at Central Saint Martins, London, in the late 00s, Craig Green wrote his dissertation on the adoption of gay style subcultures by straight men. Another world war and the discipline of military life kept upper lips smooth. No longer was a hairy moustache an outward sign of disaffected youth. Your desire is now more important than your style. A sleek hairless face was the ideal look for men. Soccer World Cup team,
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For Blanks, this is even truer of gay cultural figures now. The Streets, Skins, Slaves, Hollyoaks. The Movember Foundation is the world's only charity dedicated exclusively to men's health issues. For many men both here in Chicago and around the world, it means the start of Movember. Your desire is now more important than your style.
For many men, it also means sporting a mustache. Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials. Young designers including Christopher Shannon and Bobby Abley have done their own idiosyncratic takes on that journey, too. The Movember Foundation operates year round. Every second man seemed to have a moustache.