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.
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…