Five Items Every Gentleman Needs in His Wardrobe

The essentials of any outfit start from the basic five items in your wardrobe. Any successful man needs to be able to quickly throw on any item, whether that be a crewneck jumper or the perfect suit that will last you a lifetime. 

Five Items Every Gentleman Needs in His Wardrobe

A well-fitting suit – A fitted blazer and suit trousers in the typical colours of navy, black or grey come in handy for a number of occasions. A wedding, job interview or an important meeting, a good suit will be there for you at any major life event.

Take a look at this Full-canvas, slim-fit Manhattan Collection suit from Giorgio Armani.

Style tip: There isn’t one. A well-fitting suit doesn’t need a style tip.

Five Items Every Gentleman Needs in His Wardrobe

Plain white t-shirt – A white t-shirt is the main foundation of any wardrobe. You can get a quality, white tee from most high-end brands.

Take a look at this Cotton Jersey T-shirt from Burberry. 

Style tip: The reason a white t-shirt is so important in your wardrobe is because it can be thrown on under various open shirts and still look like a completely different outfit every day.

Five Items Every Gentleman Needs in His Wardrobe

Black skinny jeans – The most versatile item you’ll have in your wardrobe. They can be worn again and again and will always look different.

Take a look at these 510 Skinny Fit Jeans from Levi’s.

Style tip: Have you got a smart/casual event coming up? Pair your black jeans with a suit jacket for a smart look.

Five Items Every Gentleman Needs in His Wardrobe

A denim jacket – A denim jacket can be teamed up for a casual day or well-dressed night look. Whether it be checked trousers or denim jeans. 

Take a look at this Classic Denim Jacket from Givenchy.

Style tip: Pick a black denim jacket. Black goes with both black or blue jeans and you have no worry of committing the fashion faux pas of double denim.

Five Items Every Gentleman Needs in His Wardrobe

A crewneck jumper – From Merino wool to cashmere blends a crewneck jumper is a great wardrobe item to transition you into the winter months.

Take a look at this Navy Chunky-Knit Wool Sweater from Paul Smith.

Style tip: Layering is massively in at the moment. Remember that white tee? Yep you can even throw it under your navy crewneck jumper too.

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