By Darcy Rive
Brothers Antonio and Manuel Magalhaes are the fourth generation in a textile manufacturing family and the duo behind menswear brand Portuguese Flannel. The label is renowned for their flannel shirts, which are understatedly constructed and made from the finest cloth locally sourced from Northern Portugal. The cloth is meticulously brushed using heritage techniques that raise the fibres, making the fabric incredibly durable and beautifully soft. The shirts are available in muted colours and traditional stripes and plaids, as well bolder Hawaiian, floral and abstract prints.
Available at Fenwick Kingston
Luxury British brand Alexander McQueen is known for its dark opulence and rebellious spirit, both of which have been distilled into the brand’s diffusion line, McQ Alexander McQueen. Inspired by the fashion and attitude of street culture, McQ Alexander McQueen menswear is youthful and relaxed, including hoodies, sweaters, t shirts, joggers, shorts, footwear and accessories. McQ Alexander McQueen delivers practical sportswear without losing any of the McQueen irreverence.
Available at Fenwick Bond Street, Brent Cross and Newcastle
Paul Smith is a quintessentially British brand, combining skilled tailoring, traditional craftsmanship and fun design details. PS by Paul Smith pays homage to the mainline with its cotton essentials, selection of denim and sportswear-inspired pieces that are easy to wear and effortlessly stylish. Designed in London, the range includes jackets, sweaters, polo shirts, jeans and chinos that are perfectly constructed and presented in bold colours and brilliant patterns.
Available at Fenwick Bond Street, Brent Cross, Colchester, Kingston, Newcastle, Tunbridge Wells and York
Hugo Boss perfectly exemplifies contemporary luxury in menswear. From a casual weekend wardrobe through to office and formal dressing, the German brand designs classic pieces that work for every occasion. Whether it’s a colourful polo shirt or an understated suit jacket, Hugo Boss exudes masculine refinement, quiet confidence and impeccable taste.
Available at Fenwick Bond Street, Bracknell, Brent Cross, Canterbury, Colchester, Kingston, Newcastle, Tunbridge Wells and York
Few brands have transitioned so seamlessly from sportswear to premium fashion quite like J. Lindeberg. The Swedish brand began as golf attire, however its focus on fitted silhouettes, technical performance fabric and everyday wearability soon saw it as a staple in the wardrobe of the modern well-dressed man. Each piece is understated, from jeans and chinos to roll neck jumpers and bomber jackets. As well as its casualwear, J. Lindeberg produces performance golf and skiwear.
Available at Fenwick Brent Cross and Kingston