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How to include the color black in an ensemble for an upscale party
The rules to dressing well for a posh party can be very simple: just always choose black. And that means black jacket, black trousers and even black shoes. It is also the easiest way to look classic for the evening. Plus, it will help you when you are short on time for the party and you must look posh but fast.
Balmain Double Breasted Blazer at Harrods
A black blazer with a double breasted design – if you wear this jacket during an evening party then it will make you look like you have a hard-wearing demeanor.
GANT Diamond G The Pinpoint Oxford Fitted Shirt at Gant
When among a really highly educated crowd at a party, choose a classic oxford shirt – it can remind you that your school days definitely prepared you enough to climb the career ladder rather well.
Burberry Grosgrain Stripe Slim Trousers at Harrods
A pair of black trousers that has a mix of wool and mohair; include it in the ensemble if it’s an air-conditioned party indoors, or just choose a simple cotton pair of the same color.
Tom Ford Gianni Patent Leather Lace-Up Shoe, Black at Neiman Marcus
A pair of patent leather shoes that is shiny enough to add some smartness to your look.
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When reclining becomes a lesson in style for your friends
A person can never grow tired of socializing with their friends, which is why inviting them to your place is the best option to do that – think about it: an episode of socializing like that doesn’t unrealistically involve always spending on drinks, food and games. What to wear to it? Keeping it casual but jazzy is the safest bet.
Polo Ralph Lauren CP-93 Sailing Print Sweatshirt at Harrods
A white sweatshirt that harks back to the nineties for the American fashion brand when it had created a collection to sponsor the US team at the America’s Cup (1992) races; the sweatshirt features a colorful print of sailors, a lifeboat and a sailing boat – it is just perfect to get nostalgic with.
Meng Floral-print silk pyjama shorts at Matches Fashion
I like this gaudy pair of silk shorts for its summery theme, as well as the blue and black stripey design – it’s really rich and good for when you have visitors coming to your home.
Striped Pique Cardigan at Brooks Brothers
This nautical-themed cardigan boasting stripes in colors of blue, white and red is lightweight and good to wear around the house when it gets chilly.
Teams III – Germany Sandal White/Black at Havaianas
I like this pair of sandals because it helps you showcase your favorite soccer team in the world; mine is Germany and the pair of sandals (from Havaianas) that has been inspired by the team’s jersey is simple, vibrant and youthful in outlook, with its colors of black, white, yellow and red.