Finisterre Koerner Shirt
Finisterre is one of several outdoor clothing brands making serious tracks in the fashion world. And it’s not hard to see why with pieces like this workwear-style shirt, which doesn’t skimp on the utility with reinforced stitching at stress points adding to an already robust organic cotton construction.
John Lewis & Partners Wool Herringbone Coat
If you’re considering a new look for the autumn, you’re in good company. John Lewis has overhauled its menswear offering with astounding results. Alongside interesting brands like Folk and Albam, the department store’s in-house label John Lewis & Partners has undergone a redesign, with modern fits and superlative materials coming to the fore in reimagined classics. Case in point: this amazing belted overcoat in Italian wool.
Bell & Ross BR05 Blue Steel Watch
Marking another milestone in Bell & Ross’ short but impressive story, the military-inspired manufacturer has just unveiled its latest model. The BR05 is a luxury sports watch featuring a circular dial and squared-off case, exposed screws and the choice of a steel bracelet or ribbed rubber strap. Translated: it’s a piece of horological history worth owning.
Lucky Seven x Once Upon A Time In Hollywood T-Shirt
Brad Pitt nailed his role as stuntman Cliff Booth in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, but let’s not take away from the heavy lifting done by the film’s costume department. Grab yourself what will inevitably become a piece of cinematic history with this retro-style Champion T-shirt spotted throughout the movie.
Zara Textured Weave Argyle Sweater
Yes, it’s all very sad that the sun will soon be gone, but that does mean a chance to crack out some classy knitwear. Prepare yourself with this textured design from Zara, which comes with a handsome mid-century Argyle pattern across the front, for a suitably smart finish.
New Balance x Engineered Garments 990V5 Sneakers
Having remained virtually untouched since 1982, it’s fair to say the New Balance 990V5 model is pretty much sneaker perfection. So how do you improve it? Well, you rope in workwear brand Engineered Garments to give it an asymmetric upper made of different types of luxe leather and some premium suede panelling on the heel. That’ll do it.
Uniqlo Edo Ukiyo-E UT Graphic Sweatshirt
Channelling its Japanese heritage, high street behemoth Uniqlo has taken a selection of 18th-century prints from the Land of the Rising Sun and turned them into menswear masterpieces. Our pick of the lot is this sweatshirt, featuring a colour woodblock design currently on display at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts.
Farah Cropped Waffle Trousers
Trousers that crush the crown jewels may have slipped in popularity, but that doesn’t mean you have to go full-on for flares. Instead, look for a pair that operate in the middle ground, like these from Farah, which comes finished with a contemporary crop so you can show off whatever sneakers you’re repping below.
Wrangler Icons 124MJ Sherpa Denim Jacket
Part of Wrangler’s latest Icons collection, this sherpa jacket was first introduced in the 1960s as an update of the US brand’s famous 124MJ trucker. Reworked for today, it’s now produced using a genius foam-dyeing process that uses 100 per cent less water and 60 per cent less energy.
Casablanca City Print T-Shirt
In just one year, French-Moroccan fashion brand Casablanca has become one of the hottest names on the international menswear scene. Now available for the first time at UK retailers, come for the floaty Cuban collar shirts, stay for the picturesque tees that will have you pining for more exotic climes.
Triumph & Disaster Stash Box
Inspired by old-school apothecary sets, Kiwi-born skincare label Triumph & Disaster harks back to simpler times in front of the bathroom mirror. Introduce yourself to the brand with this collection of hero products that includes a smooth glide shave cream, synthetic fibre shaving brush, exfoliating face scrub and calming moisturiser.
Santa Cruz Street Strip Cap
You may not know skatewear brand Santa Cruz by name, but you’ll certainly have seen its blue screaming hand logo knocking about the ramp. There are some serious retro vibes in its latest collection, which includes this five-panel cap, the ideal cherry on top for any laidback weekend look.
Mr P Wide-leg Corduroy Trousers
The latest in-house collection from the tastemakers at Mr Porter has just dropped, and by the looks of these corduroy trousers the seventies are still going strong. Wear them with simple, block-coloured knitwear to let your bottom half do all the talking and walking.
Vans Drill Chore Coat
Finding a new jacket for autumn is a chore (geddit?) made a whole lot easier thanks to skatewear brand Vans and its new drill coat. Made out of organic cotton canvas, it features a contrast corduroy collar, snap-front closures and more pockets than an octopus’ tracksuit.
Clarks Originals x Carhartt WIP Wallabee Shoes
Fresh from collaborations with Supreme and hip-hop legends Wu-Tang Clan, Clarks has teamed up with Carhartt WIP to serve up yet more fire emoji footwear. To continue the hot streak, the pair has reworked the classic Wallabee silhouette with dual branding and a plush suede upper in two exclusive colourways.
Swatch Skinwind Irony Watch
When it comes to quality watches that you won’t have to sell your left kidney for, Swatch regularly comes top of the list. The new Skinwind range features the thinnest case ever produced by the Swiss watchmaker, but ain’t light on functionality either thanks to an ultra-accurate quartz, water-resistant construction and sturdy leather strap.
Nike Tottenham Hotspur Third Kit
From Palace teaming up with Juventus to Hector Bellerin picking up splinters at every fashion week front row, the worlds of menswear and football have become increasingly intertwined. The love-in is being helped along by pieces like the latest kit for London club Tottenham Hotspur, which looks like the kind of tipped polo shirts worn by mods.
Topman Check Harrington Jacket
The Harrington jacket is a British standard, and one of only a few pieces that won’t look out of place in either summer or winter. This one from Topman is a particularly tidy version thanks to a stand-up club check that checks in hard with that heritage.
ASOS 4505 Gym Backpack
Sure, this backpack from the in-house activewear range at ASOS has been designed for the gym, but that isn’t to say you can’t carry it around town with you too. The simple, black design means it will slot in easily with just about any outfit, whether you’re setting a PB or just running to the shops.
J.W. Anderson Anchor Sweatshirt
Calling all luxury fashion fans, the new London flagship of premium retailer Flannels is officially open. Part of an edit to celebrate the launch, this sweatshirt from J.W. Anderson is a fine piece to spend your September holed up in, with the designer’s signature anchor stitched across the front.
H&M Flannel Shirt
Getting through autumn is all about layering, and when it comes to that most of delicate of arts, you’ll need a flannel shirt to truly master it. This one from H&M treads that necessary fine line between eye-catching without taking over your whole look.