Being able to choose the right clothes out of the enormous range of menswear available in the shops today can be really difficult, but there are some style icons that seem to nail it every single time. Here we’ve picked out five men who deserve to have the title of an inspirational style icon.
James Dean is one of the most legendary actors in Hollywood, remembered for his effortlessly cool manner and being able to turn a white t-shirt into a statement item of clothing. His look has truly been timeless. To get his look, try dark trousers with a plain shirt and a leather jacket to set the look off.
Steve has been dubbed the King of Cool with his nonchalant appeal and casual look. His entire aura screamed carefree with his staple favourites of menswear that included desert boots and bomber jackets. Everything he wore felt easy. The best thing you can learn from Steve is that the basics are worth investing in. Ensure that your basics are fitting well, in neutral colours and can be mixed and matched together.
Ryan Reynolds is the top of the list for many people’s favourite actor, and part of his charm is that he always looks great without having to try too hard. He knows that the basics paired well together can deliver a great look. There is a great range of basics from Farah that are available online. All of the men’s wardrobe staples at Farah from EJ Menswear can be mixed and matched for a great look.
Oliver is part of the menswear elite and a style favourite for London Fashion Week too. He now owns a clothing label, and his personal style is definitely one you will want to match.
Cary Grant is known for being eternally stylish. All of his suits were impeccably made, fitting him well and adding an ease and a grace to his overall look. To attain this look, it’s important to invest in a few pieces of clothing that are of great quality. Emulating Cary Grant means you have to focus on the fit of the clothing, so if you have clothes that don’t fit then get them altered.