David Beckham Bodywear Boxer Shorts

A look is only as good as its weakest link, so it’s important to get the basics right. For the last five years ex-England skipper and all-round stylish guy David Beckham has given us some of the best base layers on the market through his tie-up with H&M. Sadly, the partnership is coming to an end this year, so tuck your goldenballs into these while you still can.

Available at H&M, priced £24.99.

Kingsman + Orlebar Brown Cotton-Jersey T-Shirt

Get your hands on the same same spy schmutter worn by Colin Firth and Mark Strong with the second Kingsman collection from Mr Porter. Ahead of the 2017 sequel, the menswear etailer is back at it again with pieces like this exclusive Orlebar Brown crew-neck t-shirt, finished with a discreet embroidered 'K' emblem. Well, you wouldn’t want to blow your cover.

Available at Mr Porter, priced £105.

Chester Barrie Camel Roll Neck

If you’re undecided whether or not to add a rollneck to your cold weather rotation, allow Savile Row tailor Chester Barrie to make up your mind. Knitted from a handsome camel wool and cashmere blend, this version is ideal for layering under sharp tailoring as a casual alternative to a shirt or for injecting some sophistication into a wintry weekend look.

Available at Chester Barrie, priced £145.

Adidas Day One Camouflage Performance Leggings

It's called Adidas Day One and it's the next high-style, high-spec step in the sports brand's quest for cool. Bridging the gap between athletics and lifestyle, the new premium capsule line comprises a sleek line-up of active essentials, such as stretch-fabric performance leggings rendered in all-over camouflage print.

Available at MatchesFashion, priced £110.

Our Legacy Splash 1950s Great Sweat

Need a guaranteed hangover cure before party season starts? We’re calling it: a selection a sweats that are as comfortable as they are stylish. Our Legacy’s luxey polar fleece example is mone you won’t be embarrassed about being caught in when heading to the shops in search of headache tablets.

Available at End, priced £149.

Grenson x Norwegian Rain Waterproof Shoe

Do your self a favour and give some serious thought to waterproofing your work attire before monsoon season starts. Shoes should be first on the list and you could do a lot worse than turning to experts in both areas; namely a collaboration between wet weather specialists Norwegian Rain and British shoemakers Grenson.

Available at Norwegian Rain, priced £485.

Levi's X Oi Polloi 511 Jeans

Manchester menswear megalopolis Oi Polloi has been kitting out style-savvy menfolk from all over the UK in quality clobber since 2002. The store’s cult following doesn’t come without good reason. At both its Manchester and London output the store is known for can’t-get- anywhere-else collaborations, like these unique Levi’s 511 slim fit jeans in Cornflower blue.

Available at Oi Polloi, priced £95.

Ted Baker Tobias Herringbone Overcoat

When dressing for the weather, it’s no longer a toss-up between staying dry and looking good. Case in point: Dandy brand Ted Baker’s new range of showerproof outerwear. Cut from a sumptuous water-repellent wool blend in classic shapes, such as this herringbone overcoat, the collection makes for a solid choice on wet, blustery days.

Available at Ted Baker, priced £379.

Burton Black And White Long Sleeve Shirt

No man should have a ‘going out shirt’, but that’s not to say statement partywear is off limits. If anything, the next few months are license to go a little more Liberace with your wardrobe choices. Pieces like Burton’s black and white print option sit perfectly framed under dark tailoring.

Available at Burton, priced £30.