The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and the winter is over. It’s time to branch out and discover lighter options for work
Canali lilac cotton shirt
Canali’s shirts are made by specialist Italian tailors in Italy. This lilac shade with a contrasting collar and cuffs is perfectly light for spring.
Paul Smith Oskar shoes
Halfway between a sandal and a smart work shoe, these are made from leather for maximum comfort and the buckled, open uppers keep things light and airy.
£270 paulsmith.co.uk or The Royal Exchange
Beaumont Walnut Sunglasses
Jenson Button is a fan of these hand-crafted wooden sunglasses from Finlay & Co whose spring/summer collection is available from Harvey Nichols.
Hermès boumbox tie
This fun twill tie will brighten up a dowdy suit with its bold, mid-blue circle pattern. It’s available in nine vivid colours.
£140 uk.hermes.com or The Royal Exchange
Gian business trousers by Hugo Boss
These sandy-coloured slim fit business trousers are made from 100 per cent cotton to keep you looking and feeling cool.