Fade to Grey
The suit remains a go-to choice for special occasions, but the party season allows for more variation when it comes to choosing accessories, tailoring style and shade. Always on the cusp of on-trend fashion for men in the UK, Burton Menswear is a reliable high street retailer for suits with style as well as substance.
Modern plaids in suiting and tailored trousers add a sense of warmth and luxury to Burton’s new collection that is suitable for a variety of events, including a festive bash or an office party. Pair this grey and camel check suit with a cosy crew neck burgundy fitted jumper and a matching scarf to get into the wintery spirit.
Suit jacket: £80
Slim-fit trousers: £40
Tan leather shoes: £55.20
Rewrite the Stars
Get inspiration from the evergreen shades of the season and go for a sumptuous green when choosing a party frock. JLife has opted for teal, a very ‘in’ colour right now that links up with the must-have hue on the high street.
This midi dress from Monsoon has a relaxed elegance and is made from silky, light fabric with a lustrous sheen, perfect for a vigorous boogie on the dancefloor. Its chic silhouette is created by a gathered empire waist, while the shimmering shooting star designs will make you easier to spot on the night.
Black lace up boots: £69
Taking influence from the luxurious ‘Lagos’ scarf designed by Sarah and Sorrentino, Chalk, the costume jewellery specialist, has created a statement collection ideal for the bold looks of the autumn/ winter season.
The trusty clutch bag is ideal for keeping all your party essentials safe. For something lightweight and versatile, add a pop of colour to any outfit with this brandy jewel bag from Coast. A new season refresh of the classic envelope clutch, it’s the perfect size and comes with a detachable chain strap to switch up your look.
When all else fails, a festive scarf is always a winner. Coloured in a vibrant cerise and turquoise, this silk Frida Khahlo scarf from Blue Flamingo is a contemporary homage to artist Frida’s tenacious and passionate personality, and will come in handy while waiting for a taxi to the party venue!