Style Tips by Big Rob

Size is important!

Well great news for all those guys whose feet are Size 46 or over (that’s 12 in the UK and 13 in the US). GuidoMaggi is now the only maker of elevator shoes that can offer you boots and shoes in sizes greater than 46 Read more

Ups and downs. Surely people NOTICE if your height varies?

Well actually, people are not as observant about others as you might think. Out and about, people are so wrapped up in their own issues and lives that they tend not to be as observant about others’ heights etc. If this worries you about adding height, then take it slow. But do not listen to people who have never worn elevators to tell you how it all works… Read more

My journey up in height…

I have recently been doing a Marie Kondo tidy-up and throwaway on stuff I have hoarded at my parents’ place for 15 years+. And going through my old boots and sneakers etc, it just brought flooding back to me every stage of my journey upwards in height. Read more

Chelsea boots – my own take on them

I was on a flight at the weekend and saw two guys wearing Chelsea boots in the airport lounge, and I just thought “how cool they look”. And how timeless – somehow always in style. Read more

Fear of Flying

One thing I keep being asked is about wearing elevators and flying. And at this time of year it comes up again and again, often with the same people! No matter how often I refer to it in a paragraph here and there, guys find it very difficult to process – Let me spell this out really bluntly: the chance of any issues at security is basically near to zero. But I am going to say some more in this post at vacation time… Read more