If you’re not yet familiar with the term lumbersexual, chances are you have seen your share of these guys, you just weren’t aware that they had their own sexual classification these days.
Have no fear, we are going to dig deep into the lumbersexual man and reveal exactly what he is, the difference between him and the metrosexual guy, five traits of the lumbersexual, and a few of the most famous guys today that are rocking the lumberjack style.
What Does the Term Lumbersexual Mean
If you were still unaware what the term lumbersexual stands for, simply break down the word into two smaller components and you will get a clear picture in your mind who we are talking about.
The lumbersexual also goes by the name urban lumberjack, and represent the man that has adopted certain style traits that are typical of the traditional lumberjack.
The guy rocking the lumbersexual style definitely has a manly beard, loves to wear plaid flannel shirts, rocks the scruffy unkempt hair look, and pulls off this look utilizing a bit of modern sophistication.
The Difference Between Metrosexual and Lumbersexual
So picture in your mind the lumbersexual male, with his thick beard, his flannel shirt, and his messy yet stylish hair, because we are now going to explain how this guy differs from that of the metrosexual male.
This metropolitan guy is meticulous about his appearance and grooming habits, spending obscene amounts of cash and time making certain that he always looks like he is ready for a cover shoot on GQ magazine.
This heterosexual male who adopts fashion and lifestyles that are stereo-typically associated with the homosexual men, yet he certainly loves and has a way with all the ladies.
Metrosexual man typically have a high disposable income, they live and work in the city because that is where all the best hairdressers, clubs, and shops are located.
Top 5 Traits of the Lumbersexual Man
The lumbersexual man is here to stay, and his appearance is driving women of all ages to their knees. This button-down version of the metrosexual man loves drinking his share of beer, wears those cuffed jeans, and has his finger right on the pulse of all the latest restaurants, pop culture, and technology.
If you still aren’t sure if that guy is lumbersexual, here are the top five traits that will make it easier for you to spot them in a crowd.
The Most Famous Lumbersexual Men
Now that you have a good idea what the lumbersexual is all about, how he looks, and what separates him from the metrosexual, it is time to give you the best possible visual aid to help complete the picture.
Here are just a few of the most famous lumbersexuals that are walking the streets today.
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