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Matthew Pike
Works at Buckets & Spades Blog www.bucketsandspadesblog.com
Lives in Lancashire, United Kingdom
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Let me break things down quickly on this one: I've been hating Facebook Pages results. It's been a big waste of my time. In case you haven't realized, the less you like a post, the less it is distr...
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Beer + Design | 13 Guns American IPA Review
I t's been a good few months since my last beer review , but after a positive response during the #lbloggers chat on Sunday, via Twitter , I thought it was about time I got my ass in gear and posted another. Details - 13 Guns is a medium strength American I...
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See how menswear blogger Buckets & Spades (aka Matthew Pike) filled our Channing men's weekend bag.
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Eastpak | Backpacks for Commuters
Wearing - Easkpak Floid Backpack c/o size?, Albam Sweatshirt, Carhartt Trousers, Levi's T-Shirt,  Northern Goods Co. Key Clip , Helmet, Timex Weekender Watch, Vintage Leather Gloves. J ust a quick post today as I'm feeling pretty under the weather and I've ...
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Sub-Saharan Adventures - Packing for Namibia
I 'm heading off to
Namibia in a week’s time and spent this weekend attempting to pack. I've never
been, so knowing what to take has been difficult. Like most travellers, I want
to travel light, but it's their Autumn (or as good as) and temperatures
will va...
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Yellow Bird + Yellow Beard's Birthday | Win $600 Visa Gift Card
1 | 2 | 3 T oday we're celebrating Janee of Yellow Bird + Yellow Beard's birthday, and we've hooked up with a group of super bloggers to bring you this great giveaway! To celebrate Janee's birthday we're giving away a whopping $600 Visa Gift Card, which can...
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  • Buckets & Spades Blog www.bucketsandspadesblog.com
    Writer, 2008 - present
    http://www.bucketsandspadesblog.com
  • Togs + Clogs
    Marketing Assistant, 2012 - present
  • Topman
    Sales Assistant, 2006 - present
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Writer of Buckets & Spades - Fashion, Design & Lifestyle Blog
Introduction
Buckets and Spades is a Fashion, Design & Lifestyle blog by Matthew Pike.

Covering men's fashion, style, graphic & packaging design, photography, art and anything else that interests me.

Bragging rights
Featured in Susie Bubble's book - Style Feed: The World's Top Fashion Blogs
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Currently
Lancashire, United Kingdom
Previously
Stoke Newington, London, United Kingdom
Matthew Pike's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Garconjon: Ronan: Saffron Hill, London
www.garconjon.com

Yesterday I spend a sunny Spring day on the streets around Farringdon shooting an editorial menswear story. There were so many potential str

rogues + brogues | The Bluebeards Revenge
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I don't shave. I trim, I tidy but I have not been clean shaven in over 2 years. I look like a boiled monkey afterwards. I also suffer greatl

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Press
www.bucketsandspadesblog.com

All images displayed on this blog are taken by myself or Hollie Reid unless credited with linked to the source, or provided by press. If I h

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: About
www.bucketsandspadesblog.com

Buckets & Spades is a Fashion, Design and Lifestyle blog run by me, Mat and with a little help from Hollie, Yasumi and Dan. Buckets & Spades

Cycling Style Inspiration | Mens Fashion Magazine
www.mensfashionmagazine.com

Cycling is in a boom right now, and more and more men are using the bike as a form of transport. But how do you look stylish, while riding y

Church to Home || Melbourne ~ BiScoto
www.mybiscoto.com

From church to home, home tour, interior design

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Mur...
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Last week myself and Hollie took advantage half term and headed down to London for a few days - We stayed at CitizenM on Bankside, as we lov

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In celebration of our 6th Anniversary we're teaming up with new menswear brand HYMN London to bring you this top notch giveaway. You could w

Red Thai squash soup recipe...
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I have been a little bit obsessed with soups recently and when I was looking for soup recipes last month, I was thrilled to see Harriet post

Garconjon: GarconJon wants...February Picks
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Diptyque Paris Fragrance: These days, the month after Christmas can be a particularly noxious one with the masses dousing themselves in frag

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Gue...
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There's also the Guest Editors section, where gifts have been specially curated by a whole bunch of great writers, bloggers, stylists, photo

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: A C...
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All images displayed on this blog are taken by myself or Hollie Reid unless credited with linked to the source, or provided by press. If I h

The most followed English fashion blogs - Top 50 as of December 2013
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The most followed English fashion blogs - top 50 as of December 2013.

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Nat...
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I'm pleased to share our newest blog partner Made In These Isles with you all! - We've featured the store on the blog a few times in the pas

Village: wesley.
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my almost 16 month old. rocketing out in to the world...saying 'bath', 'shoe', 'danke (dank ka ka!), 'whoaaa!' 'nein, nein, nein' 'dry dry d

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Hub...
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The brand new Worldwide Exclusive Hublot Classic Fusion watch has officially launched. A fantastic limited edition collection, the result of

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Lyl...
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The winning design was created by Kate Annis, and was put into production shortly after. Her design stood out to the judges with her innovat

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Yel...
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Today we've teamed up with a lovely bunch of blogger's from all around the world, to help celebrate Yellow Bird + Yellow Beard's 2nd Blog Bi

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Das...
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They got me contemplating my own loneliness, which may sounds weird coming from something who seems to be happy and always looks on the brig

Buckets & Spades - Men's Fashion, Design and Lifestyle Blog: Mad...
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To enter this giveaway you must be a subscriber of Buckets & Spades Blog. Just fill out the Rafflecopter form below to enter. The more ways

Top store, it was a bonus they sold their own coffee and pencils
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