Linen, as they say, has always been the flavour of the summers since aeons and those who love to drop jaws at the rate of knots, just can’t get enough of what a great linen blazer has to offer!
Right from good old De Niro blazing through sin city heat in Casino to Dicaprio defining chutzpah in The Great Gatsby, linen blazers have always been the quintessential catalysts for stylish and eventful summers.
Breathability, strength, shape retention and moisture control are just few of the phrases that can encapsulate what a great linen blazer’s truly about.
Just as every hooded hero needs a noble sidekick, a great linen blazer thrives on artful styling. Here are some quintessential hacks for occasions that pepper an eventful summer’s calendar.
CORPORATE PARTY CLINCHER
Summer’s a stage for corporate parties and any ensemble at these events ought to be tailored to channel charm like never before.You can always take a walk down Allen Solly’s alley to try a light-coloured blazer with a light-coloured shirt and a pair of brown lace-up shoes.
SPORTY SIDE UP!
Next in line are those sunny sporty timeouts where you’re either in for a game of Derby, nestled at a stadium with a bird’s eye view of centre court, or cooling your heels at a country club after a relentless work week. Try on a dark coloured blazer with a tonal shirt and a pair of chinos for a look which scores big with ease.
Liked our hacks on how to style a linen blazer? Check out our post on ways to style another summer wardrobe essential- the casual blazer.