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3 x Green blazers

3 x Green blazers

Last week, by coincidence whilst out on personal shopping trips with 2 separate clients, each of them bought a dark green blazer.  It wasn't something I was specifically looking for and in fact it was the shop staff that suggested them in the first place, but both myself and the client were very taken with them.

If you've already got your basic navy and grey blazers in your wardrobe and are looking for something different without being too "out there" then I'd suggest you try out a dark green.

I love something that's versatile and even though it doesn't initially seem it, I think this colour is surprisingly adaptable. Unfortunately I can't find either of the ones I bought with my clients to show you online but I had a look around for some others and these are the ones I came up with.

Categories: Colour, Dressing for Business, Smart/Casual dressing, Winter, Jackets

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You've got the basics in your wardrobe, now what?

You've got the basics in your wardrobe, now what?

The majority of clients that come to me, don't dress badly, but would just like some fresh ideas as to how they could expand their wardrobes. It's not so much of a transformation they're after but some tweaks here and there, and a few side steps from their normal default style. I've deliberately kept the advice as simple and easy steps that you could incorporate into your wardrobe, rather than super bright colours or extreme styles. The things I'm recommending are the sort of things I frequently shop for with clients when I take them on a personal shopping trip.

So, let's have a trawl through your wardrobe shall we?

Categories: Colour, Knitwear, Smart/Casual dressing, How To, What to wear

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5 ways to wear pastel this Spring

5 ways to wear pastel this Spring

While the weather is dreary and raining, the shops are awash with items in pastel ice cream shades - mint, pistachio, vanilla, and raspberry are just some of the colours you can choose from. But for some guys this is a step too far from their comfort zone of blacks, greys and 50 shades of blue. If you're in that camp and can't quite see yourself wearing pastel tones, then here are my suggestions as to how you might be able to introduce them into your wardrobe this Spring.

Categories: Colour, Spring, Casual

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Winter accessories & how to wear them

Winter accessories & how to wear them

Winter accessories can really help to show your personal style and also to help your outfit look finished off and put together. It's the small details that often make the difference....a great pair of socks peaking out from under your jeans, a beautiful scarf, a hat to add some colour to your outfit. Here are my top picks of winter accessories and how to wear them.

Categories: Colour, Shoes, Accessories, Casual, Winter, Gift Ideas, Hats

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How to Combine Your Colours

How to Combine Your Colours

A lot of men don't have much colour in their wardrobes, probably because it's more challenging to combine them successfully or they're unsure about what suits them.

So to assist you on how to introduce some colour into your wardrobe this summer, here are my 5 top tips on combining colours whether it's for casual or formal wear.

Categories: Colour, Spring, How To, Outfits

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Update your wardrobe with "Greenery"

Update your wardrobe with "Greenery"

Most clients come to me because they'd like some fresh, new ideas on how to enhance their personal style and and take it a step further. One of the quickest ways to do it is by expanding the colour range they wear. This year, Pantone has decreed that "Greenery" is the colour for 2017, so with that in mind, I've stalked the stores to picke out some pieces of greenery that you may like to introduce into your wardrobe this Spring....

Categories: Colour, Spring

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Copper tones

Copper tones

Copper has been popular in interiors for awhile now and the fashion world is following it's lead. These Autumn leaf tones with lipsmacking names like caramel, cognac, chestnut and pumpkin are all the rage this season. See what I picked out and how to wear them here.

Categories: Colour, Smart/Casual dressing, Casual, Winter, Autumn

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