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Aviator jackets

Aviator jackets

You may not be flying a plane any time soon but that's no reason not to invest in an aviator jacket this winter. Practical, warm and hardwearing, I've picked out some of my favourites that you might want to add to your Christmas wishlist.

Categories: Casual, Winter, Jackets, Vintage Style

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In the Mood For Love

In the Mood for Love

I've just watched the superb film "In the Mood for Love" again by Chinese director Wong Kar-Wai, who is the master of stunning imagery. I love how Tony Leung looks in this film (accessorised beautifully by the perfection of Maggie Cheung) and to celebrate Chinese New Year I thought I'd style up some outfits inspired by the film.

Categories: Suits, Retro look, Inspired by, Vintage Style

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Gatsby-esque inspiration

Gatsby-esque inspiration

After much hype the day has come for the release of Baz Luhrmann's Great Gatsby. Will it be influencing your wardrobe as everyone is predicting? If you're not so sure you'll be going for the full on pastel pink suit, I've put together some subtle influences and wearable looks that you can easily incorporate into your wardrobe for summer if you so desire.

Categories: Formal wear, Classic style, Retro look, Inspired by, Vintage Style

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Sports Luxe

Sports Luxe

I found some brilliant pics above from the 1908 London Olympics. It wouldn't be long before some sportswear began to infiltrate everyday wear, but I'm sure these guys would still be pretty shocked as to just how much sportswear was to gain in popularity and infuence the way men dressed. This time round the Olympics have inspired designers to rework the ever popular sportswear by giving it a luxury feel.

Categories: Colour, Casual, Retro look, Vintage Style

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Rhythm Riot

Rhythm Riot

Inspired by my recent weekend away to the music and dance weekend at Pontins in Camber Sands (oh... the glamour!) I thought I'd post some pictures to inspire you to add a touch of 50's styling to your look. It's always been one of my favourite decades for men's fashion:

Categories: Retro look, Vintage Style

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