Stand Out at Your Next Dinner Party With These British-Style Pieces
When it comes to dinner parties, it's never easy to decide what to wear. Having said that, try taking a page from the Brits: A stylish and comfortable jacket that's neither too formal or too festive. Check these pieces out to see what we mean:
Houndstooth is one of the most striking patterns out there. This slim jacket features it in a subdued charcoal mix for easy pairing with neutrals or other printed pieces.
Supima Cotton Polo Shirt (P3,450), Houndstooth Slim Fit Jacket (P11,950), Autograph Jeans (P3,450)
Not limited to outerwear, houndstooth can also be applied to pieces such as this slim fit Oxford shirt. You can choose to wear it solo for a preppy vibe or team it up with a jacket to give off a strong look.
Long Sleeve Pure Cotton Oxford Shirt (P2,150), Pure Cotton Textured Dot Crew Slim Fit Jumper (P2,650), Semi Plain Twill Jacket (P14,950), Lightweight Chinos (P2,950)
Another iconic British look is the herringbone jacket. The V-shaped weave instantly elevates your outfit with its subtle but distinct texture. This tailored piece is made from soft and breathable jersey, which means comfort will never be an issue.
Long Sleeve Pure Cotton Textured Shirt (P3,950), Supima Cotton Textured Jumper (P5,250), Charcoal Herringbone Tailored Fit Jacket (P12,950), Lightweight Chinos (P2,950)
The British also have an eye for functionality. This textured slim fit jacket is finished with water repellent Stormwear tech and is crafted with additional stretch to make it wearable every day. It also has Buttonsafe heat fused buttons that help ensure you don't wear them out in the long run.
Limited Edition Slim Fit Bee Print Shirt With Pocket (P2,650), Cashmilon V-Neck Jumper (P1,950), Wool Blend Textured Slim Fit Jacket (P11,950)
Take a page from Britain's mod culture with this Textured Slim Fit Jumper. Vivid patterns paired with sharp tailoring and full cotton comfort, you can layer this piece underneath a traditional jacket.
Supima Cotton Textured Slim Fit Jumper (P4,950), Tailored Fit Jacket (P6,650)
Visit www.marksandspencer.com.ph and follow Marks & Spencer on Facebook to see more British-style pieces.