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Spring awakening

It's finally time to shed your winter woollens and plump for lightweight wardrobe staples instead

Double breasted

Double breasted Shirt £25, burton.co.uk; blazer £125, massimodutti.com; trousers £40, riverisland.com

Denim jacket

Denim jacket £45, River Island, as before; shirt £35, frenchconnection.com

All white

T-shirt £8, sweater £79, Reiss, reiss.com; cream chinos £39.50, Gap, gap.eu


Shirt £75, tie £45, three-piece suit £450, all Reiss, as before; pocket square £12, belt £20, both topman.com


Photographer: Brian Daly

Stylist: Lee Holmes

Model: Tidiou at Select

Grooming: Jamie McCormick, using Kiehl's