Sometimes it takes something extra to stand out from the sea of suits flooding the foyer, the lift or the boardroom.
Whether it’s experimenting with textures or contrasting old-school style with contemporary accents, stepping outside your style comfort zone is a great way to get noticed – in a good way.
Louise Edmonds, the founder and style director of men’s lifestyle portal MenStylePower, believes one of the strongest statements a man can make is with his sense of style
“It’s incredibly important to align your talents, skill set, position and personal brand with your attire,” Edmonds says.
“Within a 20-second time frame you are judged on the way you look and how confident you are in what you’re wearing.
“I’ve always called the boardroom the modern-day battlefield, and knowing what armour and ammunition you bring in is vital.”
Taking the first step towards becoming a fashion savant is the hardest, so with thanks to David Jones we’ve compiled a guide to help you pick out some winning looks of distinction.