For those that are interested, I was recently asked to appear on BBC World for a piece on the growth of menswear. Part of the Business Edition, the interview was shown just after a vox pop of men in Mayfair and how they buy clothes – hence the reference at the beginning.
I haven't had it for years I'm afraid Henry. The material wasn't great - I'd recommend a herringbone wool like my Anthology more today
Sartoria Vergallo houndstooth blazerRead the comments
Shirts is a good area to save on Michael. The difference in a more expensive shirt is often a finer cotton - which you don't even want if you don't want to be smarter/slicker - or a finer make that you might never notice.
Can you look good in cheap clothes?Read the comments
I haven't found one recently, but they do come in and out with new season bunches from the Italian mills. I think just keep your eye out for that colour and make up
Getting dressed: Tan jacket and green linen trousersRead the comments
I think the can look good with jeans, yes, but it's not the normal look, more of a contrast, almost fashion look. If you want something easier I'd go for an Alden in cordovan black or Color 8
How great things age: The Belgravia loafer from Edward GreenRead the comments