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6 wardrobe staples every man should own

Basic White T-shirt

Versatile and practical, a basic white T-shirt is the base for so many looks. Almost like an invisible layer to build an outfit around, for example layered with an interesting overshirt or with a pair of classic shorts for summer.

The Best thing about the Basic white T is that it’s not going to attract too much attention and you can choose more eye catching piece to pair it with.

basic white t-shirt

The Polo shirt

Ultra breathable summer staple is the woven polo shirt in a pastel colour. You really can’t go wrong with a classic polo as it can be dressed up for a smart casual look but also dressed down as a very casual holiday/weekend piece.

Best to be paired with chinos or a pair of smart shots in the summer or layered with your suit or knitwear in the winter.

Polo shirt


There is a mind boggling statistic that on an average day 1/3 of the world population are wearing jeans! They have become a wardrobe staples to nearly everyone in the world.

But finding a good pair of jeans that fits well can often be very challenging, because we think one of your 6 wardrobe staples should be a good pair of jeans we think you should invest in a pair of bespoke jeans.

Why try on 8 pairs of the same size jeans just to find the ones that fit the best when you can have a pair made exactly how you like them to your measurements.

bespoke jeans

Neutral Knitwear

Whether you go for a piece of knitwear on its own or choose to layer a v-neck with a shirt and tie, a piece of beautiful neutral coloured knitwear can go a long way.

You are also spoiled for choice in style, neckline shape and knit, with choices like polo neck, cable knit, v-neck and crew neck you can create endless looks all with different style.

neutral knitwear

A classic suit

Even if you don’t wear a suit very often we think you should always have at least one in your wardrobe to bring out on those occasions you want to dress up a bit more or even just to wear out to the pub on the weekend. A suit doesn’t have to be supper formal, if you style it well it can be a very well put together casual look.

For example pair it with a polo neck jumper or polo shirt to add the casual feel.

classic suit

The blue shirt

The blue shirt is another item you should have in your wardrobe which is versatile and practical, easy to just pull on over a T-shirt to add depth and layers to an outfit, as well as looking great with a pair of short half buttoned up in the sun.

Make sure it’s one of those piece which is an easy go to, for elevating your outfits.

blue shirt

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