How one can wear a polo shirt | Jess Cartner-Morley
Having Zoomed with designers, stylists, editors and celebrities over the previous three months, I will promise you that, when working from dwelling, each person dials it down. Until it’s a proper interview, a shirt and tie is just too a lot for a video name. A pussy-bow silk shirt suggests that it’s possible you’ll furthermore enjoy gone plod-loopy. You are at dwelling doing all of your work, now no longer at dwelling taking part in with a dressing-up box of pretending-to-be-at-work dresses.
A polo shirt is fairly a lot perfect. The collar presents it a sprucy vibe (the general buttons done up, please) nonetheless it isn’t pretending to be roar of enterprise wear. The meshed cotton, excessive aspect street-sports clothing form of polo shirt has in any admire times been a shrimp games kit for me, nonetheless staring at the spring/summer 2020 shows at London style week final September, I was very concerned relating to the knitted polo shirts in Rejina Pyo’s assortment. After which there used to be a polo shirt costume on the Hermès catwalk for autumn/frigid climate 2020, and that sealed the deal. The polo shirt I’m wearing right here, by Jigsaw, used to be regarded as one of the vital few unique season items already in my dresser when the shops closed in March. (At the time of writing, it’s quiet on sale, for £90. It is miles accessible in this lemon, or a deep center of the night blue. The darker coloration is classy and has longevity. But yellow does glimpse stunning on Zoom.)
Excitingly, we must quiet also decide in ideas what to wear on the backside half of, since going out of the residence is all yet again a part. The one garment I obtained’t be wearing with my polo shirt is shorts, as a result of it’s factual a shrimp… golf? I’m barely into wearing it with excessive-waisted denims, which looks 1990s preppy with out being juvenile.
My well-liked pairing is with a neat skirt, as segment of a phased re-entry into structured dresses. This skirt is an old regarded as one of mine, by the vivid British style designer Jonathan Saunders, who has since switched from making dresses to furnishings. It caught my thought gradual my dresser the different day as a result of, in 2020, all of it of sudden looks like a rainbow. A rainbow is basically the most of-the-moment glimpse of them all, I guess. But a polo shirt could well furthermore be a involving belief, too.