knows that Pitti Uomo is the perfect location. Go to the courtyard of the Florence based menswear tradeshow and you will not know who to shoot. It is like a gigantic get together of overdressed men. A little over the top for day to day, but perfect for inspiration and some street style...

"I'd personally look for a pair made of suede rather than leather, styled with selvedge denim jeans or soft cashmere trousers." Military menswear doesn't just come from the skies or dry land, the heroes at sea have provided civilians with countless modern essentials, including the...

ago, subtle styles crafted from premium materials now dominate – good news, then, for those of us who are keen to tap into trainers' current popularity but want to retain a timeless appeal. With an enormous amount of choice on the market today, it's tough to select just one style, but...

Own as classic a dinner suit as possible: in midnight blue, single-breasted, with satin lapels and trousers seams. And it goes without saying you should learn how to tie a bow-tie yourself. Burton "It sounds silly," says James Cook, head of bespoke shirtmaking for Turnbull & Asser, "but...

A merino roll neck will regulate your body heat on those tricky-to-dress-for transitional days – again, Uniqlo should be your first port of call for versions as flattering to your physique as your wallet. Or for something simpler, surf brand Finisterre's merino tees are the ideal layering...

of new styles, washes and rises, making it easy for even the most experienced shopper to get overwhelmed. Thankfully, we've already spotted a number of our favorite models out and about in this season's most talked-about denim trends, helping us to narrow down six key styles that every woman...

Today, sixth generation and master perfumer Olivier Creed and his son Erwin personally source the world's purest and most precious oils to continue the art of Creed's perfume making – a timeless, yet modern take on history, bottled. In addition to overseeing the refinement of historic...

Why all men should dress like politicians: What I will say is this: If you're ever worried about whether or not you are chic, go classic. When in doubt, wear a suit. Look at male politicians: You see them in a suit and they look fine. But if you see a picture of them on the weekend or on

"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn." – Orson Welles 22. "You can never be overdressed or overeducated." – Oscar Wilde 23. "Fashion is what you adopt when you don't know who you are." – Quentin Crisp 24. "Fashion fades, style is eternal." – Yves...

Now, we're not suggesting that you stray into the territory of Imelda Marcos, the legendary Filipino first lady who owned over 3,000 pairs. But there are other shoescapes that you can safely explore without verging on extravagant. These five modern, not-at-all-frivolous styles could...

 

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