Arket Workwear Jacket
Simultaneously light and durable, a workwear jacket makes for a great extra layer if needed during the summer. This one by Arket is a simple, utilitarian stunner, inspired by French worker jackets with an outer waterproof layer that also lets you zip in an extra layer inside for when the days start getting cooler again.
Jigsaw Merino Knit
There are some excellent polos doing the rounds at the minute, but when it comes to more formal occasions it sometimes pays to give the arms a little more coverage. This long sleeve option from Jigsaw is rightfully swanky, with a tidy white trim and spun out of luxurious merino wool, which will keep you cool and comfy no matter what the occasion.
Dune Snaffle Loafers
Want that Gucci style but can’t stomach dropping a ton load of cash on a pair of those admittedly swagalicious horsebit loafers? Well, here’s some menswear trickery for you – just nab these affordable alternatives from high street footwear brand Dune, which come in at over a fifth of the cost and an impressive leather finish.
C.P. Company Re-Colour Sweatshirt
Two steps are better than one in the case of this new sweatshirt from cutting-edge Italian clothes manufacturer C.P. Company which has undergone a special, yep you guessed it, two-step dyeing process that gives a hazy, worn-in effect similar to that on a favourite pair of vintage selvedge jeans.
New Balance 990 Triple Cell Sneakers
How do you drag an iconic sneaker like the New Balance 990 kicking and screaming into the future? A state of the art 3D printed heel, baby, one that looks like a dark forest of cyber trees and offers ultra-light cushioning. We’ve seen the future, and its got a bounce in its step.
Christopher Ward C1 Moonglow
If you’re mad about the moon, this is the timepiece for you. Not only has the look of the watch been made by Christopher Ward specifically to chime with the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, but it also contains a specially modified movement that tells the wearer the exact phase the moon is in up in the sky.
Finlay London Murdoch Sunglasses
Former Oasis frontman and 90s style icon Liam Gallagher was seen rocking the pyramid stage at Glastonbury last weekend in a pair of envy-inducing sunglasses courtesy of London eyewear specialists Finlay. We highly recommend you cast an eye over its bespectacled bounty for some headlining, rock and roll style this festival season.
Goodhood x Joy Division x YMC Shirt
To celebrate 40 years of the imperious debut album Unknown Pleasures by Manchester’s finest Joy Division, streetwear haven Goodhood and super slick London brand YMC have joined up to create this bold shirt which takes its cues from the iconic peaked artwork on the album’s front cover.
Givenchy Gentleman Cologne
Exuding class in everything it does, French fashion house Givenchy has released a new cologne for this summer, and well, you just know it’s going to be an elegant affair before you even catch a whiff. And when you do, expect a sharp but fresh mix of citrus and bergamot, with peppery vetiver dancing around the middle and a musk base to hold it all in.
Gap Pride Socks
When it comes to style some of the countless collections released for Pride this year have unfortunately hit wide of the mark. Not so for these retro-tinged socks from Gap though, which will provide a welcome pop of colour to any vintage-inspired athleisure looks and all while helping the United Nations Free & Equal Campaign.
Eastpak CNNCT Backpack
Eastpak has really gone to town with the functionality on its new range of backpacks, cases, and bags. Take this backpack, for example, which comes fully loaded with compartments for your laptop, tablet, notebooks and water bottle all wrapped up in a super-tough polyester shell.
Levi’s x Stranger Things Jeans
Have you binge-watched the new series of Stranger Things yet? The Netflix show dropped its third season this week and to time with the much-anticipated release, denim heavyweight Levi’s has produced a special collection inspired by the show, including this novel pair of jeans with your favourite characters screen printed all over them.
Chinatown Market Long Sleeve Tee
Channeling the DIY look of New York’s Canal Street, streetwear label Chinatown Market excels at making simple graphics look as sweet as a coconut. This palm tree-lined long sleeve tee is an easy guide into the brand vision.
Grenson Made In England Sneakers
British heritage footwear don Grenson has been making classic, timeless gents shoes in its Northamptonshire factory since 1866. In all that time it’s never made a pair of sneakers there, until now, with this its first, distilling those centuries of knowledge into maybe the plushest sneaks you’ll ever own.
Uniqlo Roger Federer Wimbledon Polo Shirt
Uniqlo hit the headlines last year when it served an ace by nabbing Tennis legend Roger Federer as an ambassador. The partnership has been a love game thus far, continuing with this release of the match-kit Federer will be crushing that tennis ball in at this year’s Wimbledon championship.
Lucky Seven x Tarantino Cap
We’re already champing at the bit for the release of Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, but while we wait we’ll have to make do with this collaborative series of caps with Lucky Seven that takes inspiration from the auteurs unbeatable back catalogue.
Nike x Stranger Things Sweatpants
It’s double Stranger Things this week. The second match-up sees US sportswear titan Nike take on the classic ’80s aesthetic of the show for a selection of retro gymwear right out of Hawkins High School. Top of the class for us: these sweatpants.
Zara Basic Texture Blazer
There are not many menswear pieces that can cover the breadth of smart-casual scenarios like a blazer can. Make sure you have one nestled in your wardrobe – this sandy notched lapel version being a fine, laid-back option for these long summer nights.
Pull & Bear Chino Shorts
If there’s anything that’s defining this summer of menswear its the simple fact that guys just aren’t scared of wearing bold shades anymore. As long as you know how to wear them like pairing these Pull & Bear and bear shorts with a simple white tee rather than fighting that shade of fire with your brand new, and admittedly zany printed Cuban collar, than you should too.
Paul Smith Robe
No prizes for guessing who created this peeper-popping dressing robe. Cast in the signature multi-coloured stripes of Paul Smith, it’s made out of a crisp cotton poplin to keep you cool and dry.