In the latest edition of the sartorial problem-solving series entitled Dress Code, we provide the guide to survive low temperatures in high style:
Don’t underestimate the power of your coat. It provides the first opportunity for analysis from a distance. It is the garment you hand your host when you arrive at a business meeting or a party. And, watches aside, it is probably the most expensive single item in your wardrobe. So if you get it wrong, you get it really wrong.
Some men are like corner-cutting home decorators: they think they can get away with a single coat. Not true. Our style editors have picked out five different types and five corresponding ways to wear them.
THE WEEKEND COAT
THE FORMAL COAT
THE COMMUTER COAT
THE PARTY COAT
THE TRAVEL COAT