Reiss Menswear Buyer, Richard Thornton, knows denim. Here he discusses 10 things that you need to know about men’s jeans.
If shirts only occupy a place in your workwear wardrobe, this season we urge you to reconsider this simple – yet surprisingly versatile – staple. There’ll always be a special place in our hearts for the white work shirt that just works every time (excuse the pun), but right now shirts boast many more qualities than just being a solid choice for wearing beneath a suit.
2016 is the year that the shirt got less serious and more stylish. What does that mean for you? Well, chiefly it means that when it comes to shirts, you’ve got much more choice. There’s a catch though. Whereas you can rely on a white work shirt not to cause sartorial consternation, SS16′s crop of shirts can be a little more tricky to master.
Here are the five shirts you should stand up and take notice of and the savviest ways to wear them. We’ve got summer style buttoned up.
Sneakers, dress shoes or boots – we love shoes. But, no matter how many resolutions we make to keep them pristine, the reality of having them hit the pavement day in, day out means that they inevitably show signs of a life on the road.
Then there are the unexpected disasters to contend with (namely muddy puddles) which are cause enough for a micro meltdown.
No longer do you have to suffer the indignity of stained sneakers or lacklustre loafers – we’ve compiled a list of tips for making sure your shoes stay looking their best.
Any style-aware man knows that the bag he carries says as much about his style as anything else he chooses to wear.
Not only an accessory for lugging around your day-to-day essentials, your bag needs to reflect your personal tastes, and above all needs to be occasion appropriate.
Here, we list key bag shapes and reveal what each bag will say about you.
Thanks to the fast-approaching Bank Holiday weekend, there’s a four-day office-free stretch ahead of us. By way of celebration and to help you make the most of the short break, we’ve rounded up our current favourite London bars to head for to raise a glass.
For more options, head to our list of London hotspots by area.
The Easter Bank Holiday weekend is just around the corner and with four days to fill, why not get planning now and make the most of the time off? We’ve split London by area and listed our current favourite hotspots in each location to make planning the perfect weekend a breeze.
Head to the Reiss Guide for a more comprehensive list of locations across the UK.
Make no mistake about it suede is here to stay. Having successfully repositioned itself from something synonymous with bad upholstery, the buttery soft fabric is currently making a play for men’s wardrobes and the case couldn’t be more appealing.
Why does suede hold so much sway when it comes to men’s style and what are the pieces you should invest in? Read on to find out.
There’s a host of contributing factors to be considered when it comes to planning the perfect wedding day and depending on your personal style, taste and preferences, these can differ vastly. One thing that holds its consistency though, is the importance of finding the right photographer. We talk to professional wedding photographer, Benjamin Wheeler, on what it takes to capture the most significant moments of the day.
The safari jacket was once the preserve of game hunters on sandy plains. Unable to ignore its stylish design, successive generations of well-dressed men have ensured that this wardrobe perennial transcended its utilitarian origins to become a bona fide menswear classic.
This season at Reiss we’ve rediscovered the design and recast a once purely functional piece of outdoor kit as a luxury outerwear must-have.
To be truly stylish, it’s simply not enough to buy the right clothes at the right time. Achieving great personal style is often not a case of what you wear, but how you wear it.
We’ve put together a list of 7 Things That All Stylish Men Do. From keeping your clothes in their best possible condition to knowing how to nail your wardrobe’s foundation, turn these 7 tips into lifelong habits and you’ll always be able to count yourself among menswear’s best-dressed.
Ever heard that advice that you should dress for the job that you want, not the job that you have? Oh, if only things were that simple. On first reading this guidance makes some sense, but with a little more thought the sentiment soon begins to unravel.
What does dressing for the job you want entail? Wearing the most uptight suit you can muster? Aping Mark Zuckerberg by adopting a uniform of a T-shirt, jeans and trainers? The truth is there are a whole variety of ways to get it right and to get it wrong.
From mastering casual Fridays to perfecting your accessorising, follow our tips for avoiding a dreaded workplace fashion faux pas.
Cut through the copious amount of baby related updates and not so flattering pictures of food on Instagram and you’ll find a precious few users who have turned potentially mind-numbing social media updates into an art form.
Photographers, art directors, bloggers or just insanely talented ordinary folk, our list of Instagram accounts to follow for their visuals will make sure that your feed’s magnificent to mundane ratio is skewed heavily in favour of the former.
It’s time to indulge in a spot of Instagram escapism.
It’s often said that a lot can happen in a week, and it’s never been truer than at this week’s London Collections: Men. The great and the good of the menswear world gathered at various locations across the capital to greedily eye up all that AW16 had to offer.
There were a few stubbornly persistent designs (exposed necks in winter are increasingly looking to be a thing of the past) while others took unlikely sources as inspiration (teddy bear fur is no longer just a suitable covering for soft toys, but for grown men too).
So, what does this all mean for modern menswear? We’ve put together a list of the most important takeaways from the showcase. Planning next winter’s wardrobe starts here.
Denim, suede, camel, corduroy. The men of London today took to the capital’s streets for AW16′s menswear presentations in every fabric, colour and style imaginable.
We were on hand to capture our favourite looks from outside the shows and spotted Reiss worn by some of the city’s snappiest dressers.
Menswear aficionados take note, planning next winter’s wardrobe starts here.
As if alerted to the error of our ways by one overindulgence too many, December’s last days go hand in hand with a determination to leave all of our personal failings – however small – firmly behind.
That means exercise equipment is dusted off, calories are given the cold shoulder and chain watching the latest blockbuster TV series is no longer a viable way to spend a Saturday afternoon.
While fitness, diet and productivity are consistently high up on ‘must improve’ lists, less thought is given to shaping up our wardrobes.
We’ve compiled a list of 5 style resolutions that all men who want to look their best should stick to in 2016. They may not all be big changes, but they’re certainly all clever and require much less willpower than policing life’s pleasures.