The days are getting shorter, the weather’s getting colder – that only means one thing winter is coming. So tuck away your summer favourites, and break out the winter warmers in preparation for winter’s brutal weather and bitter temperatures.
Every season has it’s must have wardrobe essentials, and in the winter months, it’s all about keeping warm while remaining stylish. Winter is all about layering – layer your clothes, then layer some more! With this in mind, we’ve chosen some of our favourite wardrobe essentials to help get you through the colder months in style.
1. Winter Coats
Although this might be the most obvious winter essential, it is imperative that you choose the ideal winter coat to keep you warm, and that is perfect for every occasion.
When browsing our men’s winter coats, ensure that you look for a durable material, and a coat with versatility. We recommend that you avoid anything with a bold pattern or colour; black, grey or blue are good choices – as the versatile colours will easily go with a lot of your clothes.
It is best to have a couple of staple winter coats in your arsenal, a classic thick weather resistant coat is ideal for those wet and cold winter days, for the milder winter days a relaxed bomber, denim or leather jacket can be ideal.
|Jack & Jones Figure Puffa Jacket
|Religion Noble Coat Jacket
|Only & Sons Julian Trench Coat
|G-Star Hooded Bomber Jacket
2. Winter Jumpers
Men’s winter jumpers are a staple essential for keeping warm in winter. We have a fantastic range of styles and materials for you to choose from. Jumpers are an essential item for every man’s wardrobe, whether you’re out braving the winter cold, or hiding out inside with the heating and a hot chocolate- jumpers are a practical and versatile addition to any wardrobe.
When choosing winter jumpers to add to your wardrobe, we recommend you stay simple, with an unprinted style in a classic colour – black, cream and grey. This will make it a lot easier to work into, and pair with, other winter wardrobe items – to create a clean stylish finish, while ensuring you stay cosy and warm.
One of our favourites for winter is chunky knitwear, the perfect layering item and ideal for keeping warm. For those seeking a smarter finish to winter jumpers, why not treat yourself to a super soft cashmere jumper, an on-trend winter warmer.
|Superdry Jacob Heritage Logo Knit
|Superdry Logo Half Zip Knit
|Tommy Hilfiger Pima Logo Knit
|Levi’s Original Sweatshirt
3. Dark Denim
This seasons perfect companion to a classic winter jumper, and winter essential for men’s jeans – dark-wash denim. With winter fast approaching, we recommend that you stick to the deeper colours and darker rinses to embrace the colder season. Pair these jeans with a cream or grey jumper, a dark winter coat and some stylish winter warming accessories to create a stylish, on-trend winter look.
|Jack & Jones Tim Original 013 CR Jeans
|Vivienne Westwood Skinny Pantaloni Jeans
|Levi’s 527 Slim Boot Cut Original Rinse Jeans
4. Winter Footwear
Summer is well and truly over, so pack away your flip flops and sandals – and reach for those winter boots!
Strong, sturdy and waterproof footwear is essential during the winter months – to both prevent stumbles on wet and icy surfaces, and to keep your feet warm and dry. We recommend investing in a pair of all weather boots that are both stylish and practical, browse our range of men’s designer boots to find your ideal pair.
If you’re after pure practicality, with added adjustability – lace up boots are perfect for you. For those seeking a more streamlined and stylish boot, Chelsea boots are a winter go to. Leather is a fantastic material for winter shoes, offering both durability and warmth.
|Timberland AF 6 Inch Premium BT Boots
|Jeffery West Scarface Boots
|Timberland Chelsea Boots
5. Winter Accessories
Accessories aren’t the typical essential for a men’s wardrobe, however, in winter months the right winter accessories can make a huge difference to your overall comfort and warmth. Winter accessories such as; gloves, scarves and hats can help any man to combat the cold.
The right winter accessories can help not only keep you warm, but can add a dash of style to any outfit if chosen correctly. We recommend that you opt for wool based accessories, however, if you have the budget – why not treat yourself, and your skin, to cashmere winter accessories.
One of our men’s winter fashion essentials to be the beanie, a dark coloured, tight knit beanie that covers the whole head and ears is a favourite of ours – providing both warmth and style during the winter season. Neutral coloured, wool scarves can help to add interest to a plain overcoat. While gloves are essential for keeping your hands warm when the temperature dips, leather gloves are a go to of ours.
Avoid accessories with a bold pattern, neutral coloured winter accessories are best; grey, cream, black, burgundy and navy are versatile colours that will easily go with any outfit.
So there you have it, our men’s winter wardrobe essentials. This winter ensure that you have a durable jacket, cosy jumpers, on trend denim, sturdy footwear and wool based accessories – to help you stay not only warm but impeccably stylish this winter.