What to wear to a country shoot

rifles ready for hunting

Rifles at the ready…
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You’ve been invited to a day of country pursuits and have absolutely no idea what to wear. Whether it’s a corporate jolly or your new partner’s annual family shoot, the last thing you need is to make a fool of yourself.

Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. We’ve put together some easy, practical advice on how to stay comfortable, stylish and safe.

Here’s a quick list of what you might need:

  • Tweed. If you want to look the part, tweed is the only way to get that classic English Country Gent look.
  • Ear defenders and eye protection.
  • A Country Tie.
  • Sensible footwear. Consider brogues or a good pair of boots.
  • A flat cap. Tweed is best, of course.
  • A tattersall shirt. Complement the rest of your outfit with a natural tone.

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What to wear to a christening


There’s no need for these two to worry about dress codes.
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Guest or godparent, if you’ve been invited to a christening or naming ceremony, you’ll need to dress to reflect both the significance of the occasion and the dress code if it has been specified.

A christening is a happy occasion, although some degree of formality is required. It’s also a great opportunity to project some character and flamboyance through your choice of threads and treads. Read on to find out what’s appropriate for men to wear at a christening.

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