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Summer’s Been And Gone.... Mark Anthony tells us how to be snug and fashionable in the cold months ahead Now that summer’s pretty much been and gone and sale rails have been picked over, it’s time to start getting excited for the season to come. Well, maybe not excited, but definitely equipped. With harsher weather on the horizon, let’s take a look at what’s worth spending on to brave the elements, while looking bang ontrend. Shearling is far and

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away the biggest trend for Autumn/Winter 2015. Why? Because pretty much everyone, from Stuart Vevers at Coach, to Brit brands Hackett and Burberry Prorsum, offered a take on this classic jacket. And because well-built outerwear is the single most important addition to your wardrobe, once the leaves start to yellow and the breeze gets brisk. Promising warmth (this is, after all, the sartorial equivalent of a sheepskin rug, faux or no) and an air of Steve McQueen, a shearling jacket looks just as handsome thrown over a simple T-shirt and jeans combo as it does over a button-down Oxford and sweater pairing. If you’re planning on getting involved, don’t

skimp. Better ignore shearling altogether than pick up a subpar style that might save you a couple hundred quid but looks unmistakably bargain basement. Even the most savvy sartorialist can find himself stumped when it comes to styling all-over busy prints and patterns. But this season, some designers are suggesting a more accessible take on visual impact, swapping digital prints for subtle checks. Hackett and Dunhill layered check tailoring for a standout headto-toe effect, while Hentsch Man and Shaun Samson took the trend to the street with grunge-inspired checked outerwear. If you’re looking to break out of the metaphorical blockcolour cell block, then

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