C.P. Company Logo Sweater
The older brother of Stone Island, pioneering Italian outerwear label C.P. Company does more than just help craft the future of fashion technology. It also just makes extremely wearable pieces like this easy, breezy sweatshirt with a fleecy inside that’s so nice you’ll have to wear it all year long.
Nike React Element 55 Premium Sneakers
Nike has been getting progressively more futuristic with its shoe designs this decade. And the React Element 55 is arguably the pinnacle, taking a traditional Nike runner silhouette and ramping it up with a metallic overlay and space-age rubber pods on the midsole that makes it look like something a spaceman pop on for their morning jog.
Oliver Spencer Roxwell Polo Cardigan
London menswear designer Oliver Spencer is a dab hand at statement pieces for guys who aren’t sure they can pull off statement pieces. Case in point is this mid-century-style wool cardigan embellished with a neat double chevron stripe and a polo collar keeping it classy up top. Bold, but easy to wear too.
Très Bien x Sneeze Rugby Shirt
Every menswear enthusiast and their dog is pinching from skatewear at the moment which has, in turn, made unlikely heroes out of the cult mags that cover the beat, like Thrasher and Sneeze. We’re focusing on the latter here, which is smartly teaming up with Swedish lifestyle store Très Bien for an off-kilter take on traditional sportswear with this heavy knit rugby shirt, cast in a sweet shade of bottle green. You don’t have to be Tony Hawk to nab this one.
Q Timex Reissue Falcon Eye Watch
Channeling the ’80s in a big way with it’s latest re-issue, Timex has picked out a real bobby-dazzler from the archives in the Falcon Eye. The unique woven stainless-steel bracelet was popular at the time and makes for an interesting focal point alongside an electric blue dial that looks like the dashboard of a DeLorean.
Arket Panama Wool Blazer
Carrying the flag for sustainability on the high street hasn’t left Arket too pre-occupied to forget the day job of putting out cracking menswear. This new double-breasted wool blazer from the brand caught our eye recently, with its sweeping lapels, a complex Panama weave bringing a touch of texture and dashes of attention to detail like extra seam allowance for any alterations you might want to make.
Carhartt WIP x Motown T-Shirt
No stranger to a fire emoji-inducing collab, Carhartt WIP is delving into musical history with this edit inspired by Detroit music label Motown and its first-rate 60’s style. A grand shade of purple is the showstopper in the collection, looking ace on this tee which also features a graphic of the Motown house band, the Funk Brothers, on the front.
Marks & Spencer Tipped Jumper
Keep your style and conscience in check through winter with this slick jumper from Marks & Spencer. Made out of sustainably-sourced cotton, the contrast stripes at the rib and hem bring a little extra spice to the winter jumpers game while the ecru shade is going to look fantastic with any of your black and navy outerwear.
Canada Goose Lodge Jacket
If you’re looking for extreme warmth while still being able to look stylish in the city you can’t go far wrong with this down jacket from Canada Goose. It’s cut short and filled lightly so it won’t make your outfit look top-heavy, while the jacket itself has been proven to keep the wearer underneath warm at -15°C.
John Lewis Kin Slim Jeans
It’s no understatement to say that a pair of jeans is the most versatile item of clothing a man can own. Go for a darker shade like this pair from John Lewis with a slim but not skinny profile and you can wear them with literally anything. Apart from a dinner jacket – we’re not there yet.
Saint Laurent Lamé Polo Shirt
Glitzing up the classic polo, king of rock and roll style Saint Laurent keeps it simple on the cut and design, even so far as concealing the three buttoned placket. Why? So that the gold colour can really shine by itself. Stick it with some black tailoring to truly show off its kilo-watt power.
Frescobol Carioca .1 50ml Parfum
Bottling the scents and smells of high-end swimwear is a hard job, but one resort-wear label Frescobol Carioca pulls off with an exotic blend of tropical botanics, blended into a sandalwood accord, that perfectly matches the elegant brand. You know what to pack in your winter sun wash bag.
Huf x Pulp Fiction T-Shirt
Skatewear legend Huf has taken on one of the most iconic movies of all time, Quentin Tarrantino’s 1994 classic Pulp Fiction, for a series of in-your-face pieces including this tie-dyed tee with the movie’s central dance scene printed on the front. Five-dollar milkshake at the ready.
Uniqlo Men’s Vintage Chinos
Soft and resilient can sound like an oxymoron, but these chinos from Uniqlo promise exactly that. The style is worn-in and relaxed, helping you take this chino out of the smarter dress codes and into more skatewear inspired looks.
Ami Oversized Turtleneck Sweater
Dreams are made of this turtleneck sweater from one of the coolest brands in the world right now, Ami. The oversized love heart is a key motif for the Parisian label, and it looks classy here cast in black and a winter-ready shade of steel blue, that’ll surely put a boot to any January blues that may appear.
Tommy Jeans Sport Tech Beanie
Another dip-dive into the archives, another menswear cracker pulled out the bag from preppy American giant Tommy Hilfiger. This specific beanie is a re-issue from the 1997 Tommy Jeans Sport Tech Denim collection and is a perfect deputy for any modern streetwear look you might be cooking thanks to a bold geometric pattern and the Tommy logo looking fire on the front.
Veilance Secant Pants
When it comes to the underground world of techwear, three players rule the roost – Acronym, Stone Island and Veilance. The latter makes some of the most indestructible menswear known to man, including these wind- and rain-resistant four-pocketed trousers designed to take you from your morning jog into the office and out again with supreme ease.
Avi-8 Hawker Harrier 2 Watch
If you fancy yourself as a techwear ninja, we think we’ve found the watch for you, too. Made by aviation-inspired watchmaker Avi-8, the dial looks modern and industrial with the 30 jagged over-lapping parts all brought together by a dark and supremely cool shade of gunmetal.
Hugo Boss Print T-Shirt
Let’s raise a glass to this knock-out graphic tee from German luxury label Hugo Boss. Cut in a relaxed fit, the attention is on the psychedelic photo of a whisky glass in the centre, which has been foil printed to give it a little glimmer under the disco lights.
Dune London Chunky Boots
The hiking trend has been rolling up the menswear hill for a while now but if you’re nervous about the countryside look, keep it to the boots and buy these chunkies from Dune that lean closer to the fashion side with its stacked heel and eye-catching side zip.