It’s been awhile since I have showed you one of my daily outfits to allow you all a chance to critique me, mainly because lately I simply can’t be asked to take photos of myself, especially since my time at Gieves & Hawkes these days is completely accounted for, down to the last second! But every now and then when I manage to put something together that I personally find appealing, I figure, ‘what the heck, take one of your famous blurry self-portrait shots for them!’ So I did, mainly to show off my new overcoat for winter, a proper overcoat that I feel proud to have….too often I spent too little on coats and never really had something that not only looked elegant and stylish but something that was timeless, that if I looked after, I could pass down to my children, and possibly further. I am proud of it and I love wearing it, particularly because I spent a minor fortune on it. But like a good shoe, I look at it as a good investment, something that will live on as all trends die…..
Oh and if you fancy, you should check out a nice article that The Mitchelli did on yours truly…. (click on link)
Overcoat: Gieves & Hawkes
Tie: XMI Platinum
Socks: Septieme Largeur