Check Mate

Discover this season's most elegant trend.

Men’s tailoring has never been in a better place, and for autumn designers went all-in on classic checks in soft neutral tones.

Fursac, Boss and Boggi Milano led the sartorial way with heritage checks in casually tailored silhouettes. Trend hounds will want check suits by Fursac in muted tones paired with Chelsea boots or chunky brogues, but you can dip your toe in with a check wool coat by Scotch&Soda or even just a plaid scarf. Checks work casually, too, especially when they’re bolder colours: standout check sweaters by The Kooples or vibrant check trousers make a strong statement, especially when contrasted with relaxed-fit streetwear shapes and your favourite sneakers.

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