FOUR BOOTS TO KEEP YOU WARM AND STYLISH THIS WINTER.

So for those of us in the Southern Hemisphere, “Winter is Here”, and obviously your gear should be ready or else you’re in for it (lol)

We compiled Four of our Favorite boots that we think should be in your budget this winter to keep you warm yet stylish.

1). The Brogue Boots.

Now, enough with the typical black or brown color when selecting shoes, especially when you are picking these masculine and stylish boots – the Brogue Boots. A Pair in Burgundy, styled with a nice pair of slim fit jeans and various sweat shirts or jackets to pull this off.

2). The Suede Chelsea Boots.

” Iv always been a Fan of Suede chelsea boots. They are the first chelsea boots I fell in love with. I always saw them on Kanye West and I always went, Yo those are dope shoes, the probably cost a buck. But eventually I found quality yet affordable sources lol ” (Niva – Chief Editor House of DRUBERG).

Well, you can definitely tell by looking. Perfect Alignment, Comfortable and Warm. They are definitely must haves.

[Bottega Veneta]

3). The Chelsea Dress Boats.

Now of course some of us may be working and theres nothing more annoying than waking up to a cold morning. Worry not. Destroy your Monday to Friday switch ups with a additional good pair of Chelsea Dress Boots. A dark brown pair or black will go perfectly fine with your trench coats, just like candy and children (yeah we got jokes too).

4). The Chukka Boots.

I remember watching a Travel Vlog by “Jacks Gap” on YouTube, and one of the two owners of the channel (they are both American btw) had to go visit his girlfriend in Australia. Long story short he had a pair of dark brown Chukka boots, a Pair of dark blue jeans, and a Plaited Shirt, and the outfit just sunk deep inside me – till now I want to recreate that outfit. Chukka boots talk “clean, masculine, stylish and rare to me”. (Niva – Chief Editor House of DRUBERG).

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Here are the Monday to Friday Wrist Watches to consider.

Now as a lot of you know, an outfit just feels EMPTY without a watch, I mean, dahh .. and if you want to call yourself a dandy man, you should have a fine taste in wrist watches (apart from your cologne collection, which we will look at later). So if you are having a little struggle with your go-to wrist watch brands you might want to consider these 5 wrist watches any dandy man would wear from Monday to Friday. Lets get into it:

1). FOSSIL

I think this is one of the most underrated mens watches in town. But if you consider yourself a clean guy, a nice leather strap in blue, finished with a gold bezel and a chronograph, Fossil definitely delivers just what you need for almost any occasion.

2). CARTIER

If you call yourself a wrist watch enthusiast then you should know that Cartier has produced some of the best go-to wrist watches for many formal (and informal) events. This is definitely one of the way back Swiss watches that are popularly known for classy men only. So on that part of the week that you are throwing a blazer on, finish the look with a Cartier wrist watch and turn heads.

3). VACHERON CONSTANTIN

This is one of the not so popular wrist watches, that should only mean its not for the average of course. Most dandy men on Instagram (like @erikforsgren) has been spotted wearing a Vacheron Constantin and we Immediately loved the outcome. So if we are talking of a Business Meeting and you may need something to draw people’s attention from you as you think of other points, wear this and hold your chin often. (No seriously).

4). ROLEX – Day Date

People usually tend to abandon brands just because they have become popularly known amongst people, but thats a mistake. Rolex has forever been one of the trade mark wrist watches across different income ranges, but we are not talking about just any Rolex, an ORIGINAL Day Date is a perfect match for a nice day of Golf while discussing Business with your colleagues. So behave yourself and get yourself one.

5). SEVEN FRIDAY

Another not so popular wrist watch is the Seven Friday and this is definitely not your average mechanical watch. Most suit lovers who are confident in themselves have been spotted wearing a Seven Friday wrist watch and immediately stood them out. So whether you are going out shopping with the Family, or attending a Business meeting, or a simple Brunch with your friends, wearing a Seven Friday wrist watch will definitely bring out your Dandy Identity.

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Top 10 Best Dressed Zambian Men 2018 — (1st Quarter Release)

From going out to Various Events, having lunch with friends, or even just taking a few shots to admire themselves, these Zambian Men have been spotted to pay particular attention to what they wear from Top to Bottom. Below is our Debut of the Top 10 Best Dressed Men list, set to be released every quarter of the year. (NB: this list is NOT arranged by any relevance, but is General).

Take a Look!

10/10 : PETER MWANSA

Popularity known as a Fashion Blogger, Peter has paved way for many Zambians when it comes to showcasing their outfits. He has been in the game for a very long time and has been recognized Internationally too. He definitely deserved every award he scored.

9/10 : STANSLOUS KABAMBA

We would like to describe him as a Man of Detail. Stanslous has been noticed to pull out statement outfits starting from his shoes, all the way up to his upper garment like this BEAUTIFUL double breasted jacket in the photo above. We definitely couldn’t leave him out.

8/10 : PATRICK JABANI

The Perks of being a CEO of your own Company (Billionaire’s Squad) is that you are persuaded to go Dapper more often than usual. Patrick can be described as a Business minded person who believes that you can meet a potential client anytime and therefore a statement of identity must always be portrayed.

7/10 : MARTIN MWIKO

The Vintage Knight – he has been noticed to be a huge fan of Vintage garments and outfits including his accessories too. Martin is also one of the Best Street-style dressers in Zambia and is not afraid to go all out regardless of the event.

6/10 : JUSTICE KAZUNGA

He is the CEO of a Media Company called ‘305Media’ and has made a remarkable impact in the reachability of Zambian Talent to the Zambian People. He is also a Fashion Statement Maker, and single handedly juggles both Formal and Street wear with little effort!

5/10 : JACKIE KATUKA

Jackie recently posted a photo of his Paul Smith Design Suit and we Immediately Loved it! Also noticed as a HUGE Kevin Gates Advocate, He is definitely one of the Top Dapper Zambians with ALSO a Fantastic Cologne Choice (no seriously, keep your girlfriend away from him).

4/10 : HARRIS NATION

(No, of course Nation is not his real surname) ANNNDD we couldn’t help but notice and appreciate Harris’ Impact in the Styling world. He is famously known as a Celebrity Stylist and has worked with many Zambian Music Artists (to be specific) when it came to outfits for particular events. His consistency in Amazing Street Style outfits definitely had to score him a position in this Quarter’s Release.

3/10 : FRED KAPULA

Fred has recently put out a series of Impressive outfits which revealed the Inner Model (one of his professions) in him. He has also been noticed as a monochrome lover, pulling off an All-black outfit in the photo above, and also easily pulling off the required all – white outfit at the recent ‘Stella Artois’ Launch in Lusaka.

2/10 : Daulile Mungoni

Daulile is known for his IMPRESSIVE Suits that he has been dressed in over the recent years. He is definitely also a Detail Lover as he has confessed that most of his clothes are purchased from ‘None-Basic’ Clothing Stores like ZARA and this definitely earns him a spot in our Top 10 Best Dressed Zambian Men this Quarter.

1/10 : MULENGA CHILESHE

He is Another Suit Lover who has been spotted for his remarkable consistency in nailing his clean-cut suits, which definitely earns him a spot as one of Zambia’s Best Dressed Men. He is also a known coffee lover amongst his peers, and also has brilliant photography skills which he showcases on his secondary Instagram account.

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Well Folks, those are this Quarter’s Top 10 Best Dressed Men chosen by the House of DRUBERG. Be sure to check out the subsequent releases down this Year, and also send us the names of other Zambian’s you are confident deserve a spot on our Quarterly Releases.

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Meet my new Inspo – Anele Papu, South African born photographer and all-round multi talented creative.


I came across Anele’s instagram page one time (cant really remember how, lol) but ever since i followed him i have received a decent amount of motivation to further my fashion skills, photography skills and also, well im thinking of starting the gym and Anele does all three. 


One of the things i noticed about this guy is the way he simply alligns his outfits, so simple and neat, and they just come out really awesome. His passion for photography has given me a little further push to continue my hunt for a personal good quality camera to improve my fashion showcases, and the fact that he works out too, and im about to start working out, how much more inspiration could one be looking for? 

Born in Port Elizabeth, Papu attended the school of Music, Art & Design at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. He gained incredible experience over the past two years through his Multimedia & Marketing company, Vulzee. It was during this time he had the pleasure of working and collaborating in multiple projects with South Africa’s finest talent and exceptional companies.


His career was launched when he recently moved to Johannesburg in early 2016 and has had the opportunity to collaborate and work with remarkable brands such as Roll Royce, Adidas, Huawei, Daniel Wellington, Uber South Africa, TopMan, Jaguar South Africa. His work has been featured in exhibitions with Adidas and publications such as GQ South Africa.

You can follow him on Instagram using the handle – @anelepapu .


The 5 things that shouldn’t miss in every man’s closet.

Okay so today we’re gonna talk about the five things that every decent man should have amoungst his stuff, and i know some of you might already have some or all of these (like myself) so i though we help out a few that might, well, need such advice.

So lets get straight into it.

1). A Pair of White Shoes.

Come on guys, long gone are the days when one would say, “I don’t own a pair of white shoes because its a hard color to maintain.” By now you should know that white shoes need some extra care right after stepping into them (you are not clean till you can maintain the color white, period). I advise simple, non-sophisticated shoes like Common Projects, Vans, and even Adidas Superstars. They are quite an easy get away for people that want their outfits simple and neatly done. They also help one to come up with an outfit because they easily match almost any color due to their neutral characteristic. So grab yourself a pair of white shoes. ITS AN ORDER. lol.

2). High Quality ‘Designer’ Wallet. 

A good, quality wallet gives you confidence. Now i know you might be wondering why I’m emphasizing the designer part: well it doesn’t have to be a designer branded wallet, but for a person like me i like accessories that are easily defined by their brand; talk of Cartier, Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Fendi … It just doesn’t feel right to have this really good outfit on, with a low quality wallet in your pocket. It doesn’t have to be designer, but get a wallet of HIGH quality that will last long. Some months back i spent my last cash (i wont mention how much) to buy myself a Prada Wallet and up to now, I always look at it and, it just feels so dope (the texture + name).

3). Turtle Neck


You can have any other jersey in your closet, but grab a turtle neck too. Turtle necks are really nice jerseys to wear when it comes to winter days especially when you want to keep warm and look stylish at the same time. They have a characteristic attached to them of automatically making you a ‘cool, clean and nicely dressed’ person even without adding too much effort to your outfit. So i advise you get at least one turtle neck jersey; color based on the type of clothes you have (I advise burgundy, light grey or black).

4). Wrist watch(es)


Most people have the mindset of saying a wrist watch is for time; well yes it is but there is another reason you should have a wrist watch in your closet – to complete your outfit. I have walked out of my room on different occasions without my wrist watch and trust me i felt just how incomplete my outfit was, forcing me to rush back in and get it. However, I advise each man to have AT LEAST TWO (2) high quality, branded watches. Come on guys, save some cash and get two watches because being dapper requires spending actually. You can buy them according to the type of dress codes you like. Have one for killer occasions and another for daily use. You might want to pick a neutral color like black – and also brown (brown is even more classy). 

5). Deodorant 


“Buy Deodorant, Buy Deodorant, Buy DEO-DO-RANT.” You may not have enough cash for a perfume, but deodorant must NEVER miss out in your closet. In fact Deodorant and Roll On are two of the things that must never miss in every man’s closet. Go ahead, walk naked outside if you want to, but smell good while you piss people off with your indecency. But on a serious note, it is vital to wear deodorant after each shower to not only avoid disturbing the public, but also for your personal hygiene.

Meet Beverly Hills’ Menswear Influencer – Perkens Bien Aime


Young and want to get your suit game up? Then this young dapper man might just be your redemption.

[And guess what, At the end of this blog post we have a surprise guest whos a friend and partner of Perkens -whom i will also write a blog about soon]

Perkens, a young and classy gent from Beverly Hills, California, moved to Los Angeles to pursue his dreams as a designer. In a short biography about him he added:

“I am intensely passionate about menswear and my goal is to be able to contribute to this ever-evolving world of fashion.”


Perkens is an Insider at the fashion movement called Gentleman’s Quarterly (GQ) and also owns a website called ‘Garcona La Mode’ (you can just add .com to visit it) where he shows us what to wear in different seasons.


The first time i saw Perkens was on Instagram and one thing that captivated me was just how clean and simply arranged his outfits were.

Talk about switch up, Perkens shows us how to best balance between office wear for the young gent that just graduated from college or university, to a nicely done casual wear that’s suitable for any ‘clean’ environment.

You can follow him on his Instagram account where you can stay updated with some of the most classy, dapperly done outfits he has in store for us – @perkinsbienaime.

Below are some of the cool outfits i managed to fetch from his Instagram and website:

As promised, our surprise guest is Fashion and Lifestyle blogger, ‘Blake Scott’ , on our far right >.

Justice ‘Hytic’ Kazunga – Media Company CEO that can switch up looks!


Meet Zambia’s very own Fashion Enthusiast Justice ‘Hytic’ Kazunga, pursing his studies in Russia at Tula State University, who is also the C.E.O of the media company ‘305 Media’ which focuses on various trends and latest media content especially from Zambian Photography, Music and Music Videos and other related stuff, and is aimed at boosting the Zambian Multimedia game. Now thats just Brilliant!


I have been a fan of Justice’s ability to switch up from Dapper looks, which i have seen him in while wearing every dapper man’s essential shoe – the Derby ‘Cap Toe’, to casual fits where he gives us ideas on how to rock sporty shoes like Adidas, Nike and also slip-on type of shoes … not forgetting the other ways he loves his blazers worn other than the usual office preference, which leaves him as one of the top Fashion Inspirations.

(You can follow him on Instagram to stay updated with his latest outfits, and also his 305 Media pages on the usernames below).

Instagram – @hytic305
305 media Instagram – ‘@305media’

305 media Facebook – ‘305 media’

Below are some of his cool looks sourced from his pages.