A highlight of the AW12 collection, the ikat shirt stands out with its subtle nod to a dominant trend, but remains considered enough to be worn year-round and beyond the confines of a seasonal fad. Eye-catching, yet masculine and refined, it's the perfect piece to exhibit your inner style...

Universal Works offers you boot socks with a classic, rugged edge that is perfect for adding a masculine vibe to any smart-casual outfit. The two options presented here are a rich ribbed caramel marl and ribbed stone with burgundy detailing on the toes, heels and top of ankles. The...

Shop gets a special one with this camo Elland jacket from Universal Works. The numbers are limited on this one, but the look is proper. It is a button closure affair made from Japanese ripstop fabric with the already mentioned camo print. The unlined jacket features one chest pocket and two...

Designer David Keyte makes stylish, honest clothes for men in the tradition of classic British menswear with his company, Universal Works. We loved this waistcoat from Universal Works – made in a charcoal gray (or grey if you're in the UK) cotton twill. The waistcoat features a v-neck,...

Universal Works are obvioulsy a fan, their Burton jacket is the perfect example of how to wear corduroy without looking stuffy. Fully lined with plenty of pockets this piece is a great starting point for anyone wishing to join Club Cord. Visit Nitty Gritty for more. -ld More looks after the...

who worked in a the fashion industry. Everyone who said, "I can do this". Or "I can do this better". In 2009, after 25 years in the industry, Keyte started Universal Works, making stylish, honest clothes for men in the tradition of classic British menswear. Also, below is a preview of...

Heritage fashion brand Lyle & Scott is the latest name to call on subcultures for a fashion project, teaming up with Universal Works on a casuals-inspired range. The seven-piece collection, which references the involvement of Universal Works founder David Keyte in the British youth movement,...

Would you like a style that makes working hard seem more appealing? Universal Works effortlessly combines elements of street wear with traditional ideals to make this perfect situation possible.

Later it added the collection promises to "continue the universal mix of old and new, traditional and modern, stylish yet understated clothing". Earlier in the year the brand launched its first ever line of men's jeans under its Workshop Denim initiative. Universal Works' AW14...

Universal Works was founded in 2008 by former Paul Smith employee David Keytes. The once product manager says the label's clothes don't tend to follow trends. "Being exposed to them is inevitable so the product reflects our surroundings," he added in an earlier interview. The SS14...

 

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