Polishing your CV and prepping your answers are only half of the battle when looking for a new job. Yes your knowledge, manner and enthusiasm are of course of paramount importance, but you should never underestimate the power of a well-dressed first impression.
So, what’s the best way to get dressed for success? Here are our five rules for perfecting your interview outfit to make the matter of scoring your dream job that bit more achievable.
Stone, grey, cream, off-white (or just plain white) we think light trousers get an unjustly bad rap. Yes, light trousers come with that nagging need for extreme caution, but then again so does the white shirt and that’s filed under ‘wardrobe item I cannot live without’ for the majority of men.
Southwards on the body though, it seems that the palest shades are not so welcome. It’s not just caution that keeps light trousers from claiming their spot on menswear’s must-have list, they’re regarded with a degree of sartorial suspicion, not only supposedly impractical, but almost universally unflattering to boot.
We’re breaking rank and arguing the case for always keeping light trousers at the forefront of your mind when dressing.
Whether you’re just about to pack yours away or are unsure whether or not to invest, we urge you to consider their all-year-round appropriateness.
The last summer Bank Holiday weekend is fast approaching and it’s time to start planning how best to celebrate in order to go out with a bang. We round up our favourite hotspots to make filling your time all the more exciting.