How to dress like Gareth Southgate

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Southgate has brought his own signature style to the beautiful game.
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If only being a dapper dresser was enough to get us to the World Cup final in Russia, Gareth Southgate would surely assure us of victory. Here we take a look at what drives this most meticulous of England managers, and reveal how you can show your support for England’s young Lions by dressing to impress – Southgate style.Continue reading

Five smart alternatives to a linen suit

Samuel Windsor's five alternatives to linen suits

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Resplendent in his linen suit and panama hat, Hercule Poirot was unruffled and immaculate as he cruised down the Nile. But sadly, for many of us, if you mix humidity, a rotund mid-section and a full linen suit, the result is a rumpled sweatball swaddled in moist rags. Fortunately, there are other ways to keep your cool this summer. Here are five crisp alternatives to the linen suit for graduations, christenings, weddings, and all manner of smart summer events.
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Fictional characters every man wants to be

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Which fictional character would you choose to be, and what does it say about you?
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It’s always nice to dream right? And anyway, what man wouldn’t want to be James Bond or Indiana Jones? For some light relief from the daily grind, here are the fictional characters and heroes – from books and the big screen – we’d all like a chance to be, just for a little while…
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