The art of layering all year round

Layering traps air between garments to keep you warm or cool

Layering traps air between garments to keep you warm or cool
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Wearing multiple layers of thin clothing minimises bulk and is an excellent way to insulate your body, helping to keep you cool when it’s warm, and warm when it’s cold. Layering works by trapping pockets of air within and between garments, so that neither the heat nor the cold penetrates. When the temperature rises, simply remove a layer of clothing; when it falls, put an extra layer on. Layering is a super simple way to stay comfortable and stylish whatever the weather. Here’s how to get it right…
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The mature man’s guide to looking great in denim

Indigo mens jeans from Samuel Windsor

Mature men can still look great in jeans
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Can you still wear jeans when you’re the far side of 40? Or should you stick to chinos, cords and trousers? As long as you pay attention to the colour, style and fit of your jeans, it’s perfectly possible to wear denim with dignity, no matter what your age. Here’s how mature men should choose the perfect jeans.

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Men’s guide to lightweight summer clothing

Seersucker jacket in coral from Samuel Windsor

Smart tailoring doesn’t need to make you feel hot under the collar
Image source: Seersucker jacket in coral from Samuel Windsor

If you’re a fellow who likes to keep his cool while all about are losing theirs, then you’ll need some threads to help with climate control. Lightweight fabrics afford you the same smart look as regular clothes, but provide better air circulation so that, when the mercury climbs, you’re able to carry on without breaking a sweat. Here’s our guide to men’s lightweight clothing.
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