At The Men's Gift Company, we pride that put together look, ready for any occasion. It certainly helps to have a good capsule wardrobe that contains everything you need to create the perfect look for anything from your sisters wedding to a weekend getaway in the country with your latest love interest. So what does the dapper gent keep in his wardrobe to make sure that he looks pristine at all times?
Take a look at our 20 essentials for your wardrobe:
1. Brogues - for casual or sophisticated, these classic shoes work for any dress code.
2. A pair of Chinos - it's no coincidence that women have started stealing these from our closets!
3. Good Quality Hangers - nothing ruins a look quicker than wardrobe-floor creases and wrinkles.
4. Pocket Square - brush up on your folding techniques as the celebrities are making these hot right now!
5. Classy Sports Coat - takes any look from dusk til dawn
6. Crisp White Shirt - an essential
7. Leather Belt - keeps everything as it should be, and in style!
8. A Well-Fitting Black, Grey or Navy Suit - for interviews, weddings, funerals and shmoozing. It never fails.
9. More than one tie - there is not one tie to rule them all, you need options!
10. A Fine Quality Tie Slide - not a label out of place
11. A leather Jacket - for effortless cool
12. The Overcoat
13. Cufflinks - the accent of choice for the sophisticated gent
14. Lint Roller - keep it clean!
15. A Watch - do NOT use your phone!
16. A Wash Bag - keep everything together when you are on the go
17. Bathrobe - let there be nothing that says you have everything you need like your own bathrobe!
18. A Bow Tie - a formal classic
19. The Blazer - for every day, every occasion and every man
20. A Fedora - hide bad hair days with vintage charm
We hope this helps you to put together your own wardrobe with all the style staples to see you through any fashion emergency like a truly stylish gent. Do you have any to add? Please let us know by leaving us a comment below, on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Pinterest.