Tinie Tempah, All Over Press
Modern suiting: Tinie Tempah
It’s no wonder that British rapper Tinie Tempah is such a fixture on the front row of fashion shows. With a penchant for the bold, it never gets out of hand thanks to some ground rules.
- The mark of a modern man is the slightly cropped trouser. Smart
and jaunty, they show off fabulous shoes, but keep the hem at ankle
length. Any higher and people will think there’s been a flood…
it’s time to slip on a blazer, by opting out of shirting
completely and choosing a t-shirt instead, phrases such as ‘casual
cool’ and ‘relaxed flair’ immediately come to mind.
to bare by going sockless with your dapper footwear. That hint of
skin keeps loafers, brogues, slipper styles and even chic trainers
from looking too stuffy or naff with suiting.
it’s fun to go wild with one’s sartorial choices, a coordinated
colour palette of grey (top and trousers) with a blazer in a
floral print keeps things from becoming, well, uncivilised.
- The double-breasted blazer is making a comeback – not only does it look suave and sophisticated, but it’s also the perfect foil to a loud print, especially a garden-variety floral.