The ‘Paul Weller in The Style Council’ look has
been creeping back into fashion for a while now and with the
re-emergence of trench coats in menswear, you can officially start looking at your Café Bleu album sleeves
for style tips.
Trench coat: Reclaimed from flashers and movie
detectives, the trench coat has found its way onto the high street with the
pick of the bunch coming from All Saints (£225).
Jeans: Drainpipes are best here. How skinny you
go will determine whether you look stylish or like you’ve borrowed your
girlfriend’s jeans. For a slim but not too tight look, go for Nudie’s thin finn
Shoes: There’s now an abundance of brogues
available on the high street to fit your Style Council needs. For a good mix of
comfort and style, Nanny State’s brogues are best (£50).