Statement Shirts worth splashing out on

Apart from the Palmer//Harding shirts, I wasn’t sure about Modern Rarity ( John Lewis’ collection of luxury basics), at first. The name was a bit of a mouthful, the colour palette a bit beige, the overall effect a bit underwhelming. But for spring/summer this premium collection feels stronger – more navy blue and more shirty-ness from Palmer//Harding helps. There’s aRead more

Cherchez l’homme: menswear-inspired shirts

Today I’m discussing luxury shirts over at the FT’s How To Spend It blog. As part of the Cherchez l’homme feature I interviewed a couple of designers, including Nick Wakeman from tomboy chic label Studio Nicholson . Wakeman regularly looks to vintage menswear for inspiration and has been working on a collection of beautiful shirts for autumn.Read more