How to wear a linen suit

Linen suit from Samuel Windsor

A linen suit is essential for any summer wardrobe
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A summer-tailoring must-have, a linen suit is your own personal climate control system. Light and breathable, linen absorbs a large volume of moisture before showing signs of damp, making it the perfect fabric for blistering heat or suffocating humidity.

No matter where in the States you live, work, or travel – a linen suit is ideal for summer weddings, smart casual events, cruises and graduations. Excellent value for money, your linen suit can also be worn as separates, adding a snappy summer versatility to your wardrobe. Here’s how to get the most from your linen suit.
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Men’s loafers – the ultimate guide

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Loafers are smarter than your average slip on. Incredibly versatile, they look good with everything from a sharp suit to a pair of casual shorts. The trick is to know which loafer to choose, and when.

Horse bit or tassels? Leather or suede? Should you go sockless? Our ultimate guide to men’s loafers will help you answer these common questions and more.

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Best bloggers to bookmark for road trips

RV travelling down Highway 1 near Big Sur

Get to know the US through it’s highways and backroads
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Planning a road trip? Exploring a new part of the USA? Here we present 12 blogs to help you enjoy a visit to a new area – local knowledge, insider tips and best-kept-secret hangouts. What better way to be sure you make the most of your voyage of discovery than getting advice from a local.

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Ten famous tweed wearers

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Looking tidy in tweed
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Tough, versatile and stylish, tweed looks great in a wide variety of settings. This being the case, it’s no surprise that tweed jackets and suits often appear on film and television. Here we take a look at ten characters who are famous for wearing this multifaceted fabric.

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A gentleman’s guide to tweed – Infographic

Want to wear tweed? Improve your knowledge of this classic British fabric with our expert guide.

Herringbone or houndstooth? Barleycorn or Glenurquhart? Our infographic includes everything you need to know about the history, construction and patterns available – as well as how to wear your tweed like a gentleman.

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Men’s guide to looking good over 40 – Infographic

Dressing to look younger isn’t the same thing as dressing like a younger guy. If you’re not sure what to wear post 40 – fear not! Check out our essential guide and look dapper whether you’re tall, short, large, gray or bald. Our infographic will help you dress like a gentleman, whatever your age. 

 

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