15 Things Every Man Should Have in His Wardrobe
Seasons come and go, but good style is timeless. A man’s wardrobe isn’t something that should evolve by accident,
1. A Navy Suit
You can’t show up to court, a wedding, or any number of other smart evening occasions in a pair of jeans. For those occasions turn instead to a blue, two-button, single-breasted suit. A gray suit is also an equally acceptable choice to get you through most of life’s more business-dress occasions.
2. A Silk Tie
While having an ample supply of ties to choose from is always acceptable, in truth a plain colored silk tie is the only tie you’ll ever need. This wardrobe essential is a classic accessory that will go with every single suit combination and formal occasion. With a solid
3. A White Dress Shirt
An absolute must in all gentlemen’s wardrobes. From job interviews to weddings, you can’t go wrong with a white dress shirt. Wear it open-collared with chinos or with a suit and tie.
4. A Pink or Blue Shirt
You can’t wear white all the time. A classic dress shirt in a light color, such as pink or blue, will perfectly compliment a work look or casual weekend attire.
5. A Polo Shirt
Whether you wear a long sleeved or short sleeved polo shirt, it remains a wardrobe cornerstone because it works with so many things. The polo shirt allows you to keep it formal with a collar but slightly sporty. Pair it with jeans or throw it under a
6. An Oxford Cloth Button Down
An Oxford shirt is one thing that looks effortlessly stylish on pretty much everyone. It’s versatile enough to stand on its own or slip underneath a
7. Plain White T-Shirt
A plain white T-shirt is
8. Raw Denim Jeans
Every man needs a good pair of jeans, and you can’t go wrong with one in classic blue. Perhaps the most versatile item in a gentleman’s wardrobe, jeans can be worn with just about anything. A pair of sturdy selvage denim jeans will mold to your body over time, and get better and better with every wear.
Start by remembering that khaki is a color while chino is a cloth. You can get chinos in a wide range of colors, but a neutral pair
10. Two Belts
Every man needs two really good belts. Choose one black belt and one brown belt, each made from a sturdy leather, and you’ll be set.
11. Black Dress Shoes
Classic black leather dress shoes are the ideal accompaniment for gentlemen who understand fashion starts from the feet up. Choose a pair of minimal cap toe
12. A Pea Coat
A pea coat is an old marine standby, remade for stylish modern men. While top coats get stuffy, pea coats are a lot easier to wear.
13. A Cashmere Sweater
A beautiful cashmere sweater is truly evergreen. A sweater like this will keep you warmer than lambswool or merino because the material is softer and lighter. A cashmere sweater will also last longer than anything else in your closet.
A pair of polarized sunglasses
15. A Timepiece
Nothing is more elegant than checking the time on a wristwatch.
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