Let's face it, most guys are hesitant to embrace "fashion." The term itself has connotations of runways, make-up, and male models that act like Derek Zoolander. Yet, besides highlighting the really, really, ridiculously good-looking, there are some high-fashion publications worth checking out. Like any high art, fashion can be understood even better when you look past the spectacle and escapism.
No, these respected editors don't expect you to parade around rocking a Dior blazer shirtless with heavy eyeshadow, they do that sort of thing in order to bring a more artful side out of the well-designed clothing, and push it beyond the realm of boutiques and street style into a more surreal world.
In the realm of menswear, there are some publications that are killing it as much as their Japanese counterparts. In addition to beautiful editorials, they also do a good job of highlighting which designers are worth paying attention to, giving you the recon you need to predict which designer or brand rappers like Kanye West and Kid Cudi will be up on next. Here are 10 Men's High-Fashion Magazines You Should Know.