Checking In To AW

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It’s a tricky time of year from a shopping point of view – do you still buy summery or is it time to cut your losses and embrace the new season? It feels pretty dismal to already be hanging up summer’s boots so to speak, but with the weather a bit all over the place, it’s not such a bad …

Trail Blazer

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Last week’s focus was on the three different casual jackets you need for spring. This week I’m having a look at the smart equivalent and there can only be one contender: the blazer. It is perfect for this time of year and a versatile number – if you get it right – that you can wear to work, out in the evening …

Menswear Monthly: The Blazer Edit

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Chaps – following on from last month’s post about the shoes you need in your wardrobe, I am starting a monthly menswear special focussing on your key items. As dress codes become less and less formal, striking the tricky middle ground that is ‘smart casual’ or ‘dress down Friday’ becomes more and more important to nail. The piece that will …

Summer in the City

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Dressing for the office in the summer is definitely a harder task than the rest of the year. How to keep cool while still looking appropriate can be tricky, particularly if you work in an environment where more traditional dress codes are at play. Here are three easy ways to look stylish for the office this season: The right accessories …