Carhartt WIP x SOPHNET. Long Sleeve T-Shirt
Is there anything workwear warrior Carhartt WIP doesn’t know about a killer collab? The American brand nails it once again, roping in edgy AF streetwear brand SOPHNET. for some neat dual-branded standards including this brick orange tee – a welcome addition to any man’s winter wardrobe.
Okuh Studios Yokoh Liner Jacket
How many times do we have to bang on about wrapping up warm in layers this season? We’ll take the risk of sounding like your mother, and bang on about it once more by recommending this nifty military-inspired quilted jacket that will act as a streetwear style over-layer in autumn, and a welcome mid-layer when the winter wind starts to really blow.
Oliver Spencer Grandad Shirt
British designer Oliver Spencer built his name on making classic menswear pieces with a twist, like this spliced-up grandad shirt. Made out of a soft cotton and linen mix, the contrasting panels will make all the statement you need. Best worn with some black chinos below to support the main act above.
Marks & Spencer Cotton Rich Jeans
‘Jeans, but smarter’, must have been the M.O. at British department store Marks & Spencer when it designed these sharp, soft-textured trousers. Cut slim, they’ve been given a brushed, velvet-like finish which will dazzle at the Christmas party with an unstructured blazer sitting up top.
Stone Island Shell Hooded Jacket
If you’re into your outerwear, a piece from pioneering brand Stone Island is a must-nab. This softshell hooded jacket from the label’s winter collection is a serious bit of kit, with an extreme water and wind resistance outer despite looking like its made out of a cosy soft jersey. If you’re scared of the rain, you’ll want this jacket shielding you.
J Crew Plaid Flannel Shirt
Looking for a flannel shirt on the smarter end of the spectrum? Then this neat-as-you-like navy plaid from J Crew is a worthy choice. Wear it to work safe in the knowledge that the double-sided brushed cotton will keep you cosy throughout.
Icebreaker Merino Wool Half Zip Sweater
Sustainable brand Icebreaker was founded in the mid-90s on the belief that there was too much of a reliance on unsustainable and eco-damaging petrochemical fibres in outerwear manufacturing. Cut to 25 years later and everyone is jumping on the sustainability bandwagon, but you can’t beat one of the OGs. Icebreaker make its winter jumpers out of merino wool which is renewable, recyclable and biodegradable – the holy trio.
Swatch x Musee Du Louvre Watch
A team up with the most famous art gallery in the world is one way to craft a horological masterpiece. Swiss watchmaker Swatch then has sought help from the Musee Du Louvre in Paris, for four watches stamped with works of art housed in the museum, including the iconic Mona Lisa. Watch as her eyes follow you around the room.
Lacoste Jacquard Socks
Bring a stroke of elegance to your sock game with this natty pair from tennis-inspired casualwear brand Lacoste. A crisp jacquard pattern takes first serve before the French brand’s embroidered green crocodile smashes it off the court. 15 love.
Finisterre Wyndham Jumper
Based on the coast of Cornwall, England, you’d expect sustainable outerwear label Finisterre to make a damn good fisherman’s knit. Its Wyndham jumper pays homage to the local seafarers with lambswool from Leicester sheep and a heat-locking roll neck that should keep you warm whether you’re braving the high seas or just the commute into work.
Levi’s x Star Wars Graphic T-Shirt
Forget Christmas mania, the real fever pitch gathering pace is Star Wars-related. One of the first fashion collabs released to chime with the latest movie, The Rise Of Skywalker, is with denim brand Levi’s which has just released a series of graphic tees with your favourite characters on the front.
Cody & Co Bressingham Saddle Loafer
New British made shoemakers are rare these days, but Cody & Co are that rare beast poised to take advantage of a newfound desire for quality and longevity in shoemaking. Made in Sheffield, England, out of premium leather and with a brushed leather sole, these loafers are as tidy a pair of office-ready shoes as you’re ever likely to find.
BoohooMan Premium x Dele Alli Borg Aviator Jacket
A second team-up with England football star Dele Alli has brought another healthy dose of statement fashion from affordable online retailer BoohooMan. Outerwear is king in the collection, with this bomber jacket standing out thanks to an abundance of trims and strips and a bold all-white fleece.
Superdry Modern Orange Label Hoodie
There’s beauty in simplicity and the simple three stripes on the Modern Orange sub-label are certainly a nice addition to this Superdry standard. The British high street chain makes a good hoodie, with a thick fabric that acts as a great mid-layer under an overcoat during winter months.
Mr Porter 12 Days Of Grooming Kit
The kind, expertly groomed souls at e-tailer Mr. Porter have put together a handy 12-piece grooming kit to get you through the rough Christmas party season. Standout products include a hangover-reviving exfoliating moisturiser from Dr. Dennis Gross and a detoxing hydrogel mask by Erno Lazslo.
Adidas Alphaedge 4AD Sneakers
In the world of sneakers, it doesn’t get much more cutting edge than the Adidas Alphaedge. This new version of the 3D printed shoe comes with a reflective upper for those roadside runners, but you don’t have to be marathon training to advantage of the awesome lattice sole, especially with the lower price point.
PINK Polka Dot Tie
Spice up your tie life with one of the elegant, eye-catching silk neckpieces at master shirtmaker PINK. The pink dots on this tie are just the right size, lying just on the right side of kitsch. So if you want something to jazz up your office-ready navy, this could be the tie for you.
Pleasures Third Eye T-Shirt
Streetwear tends to lean heavily on hip-hop for inspiration, but LA label Pleasures bucks the trend with its punk, metal, and grunge leanings. Its graphic tees are particularly groovy, with artwork from artist Brendan Donnelly, a slimmer fit and a pure cotton construction.
Puma x Ader Error Beanie Hat
German sportswear giant Puma has teamed up with South Korean streetwear brand Ader Error for a second time, rolling out yet more Instagram thumb stoppers like this double knitted beanie for anyone who needs to make a statement from head to toe.
Base London Burnished Boots
We’re all for footwear hybrids here in the FashionBeans office. From the sock sneaker to trail running sandals, it’s one way to change the shoe game, but Base London has come in with a hybrid of its own – the monk strap ankle boot – made from a smart burnished leather and finished with those stand-out straps.