Most gentlemen will opt for a black, navy or grey suit. Set yourself apart from this safe option; get in the pink and show off your rosy dapper style.
Robert Simon’s (available via Alvin Lee) pale pink two piece suit in windowpane check comes with contrasting blue pattern on the lining and under the collar. The pull out pocket square (also in the blue pattern) ensures you won’t lose it. Price £159.
Surprisingly pink goes with many colours. For high colour contrast, wear with a black shirt as shown in the image but equally it will go well with khaki, sage green, navy and many shades of brown from light tan to dark chocolate.
For a softer look, pair with light to dark greys, light to mid blues, another shade of pink or the conventional crisp white shirt.
The tie is not obligatory for Aintree but most men do don one. In addition, if you are planning to enter the Style Awards, the judges are searching for a complete look, which means a tie. Remus Uomo pure silk narrow tie in navy with subtle geometric design. Price £28.
Accessories are key to complete your stunning outfit.
Time to flash your urban style with Versus Vesace Aberdeen ext watch in slate grey available from Watch Shop. Price £220.
Bring your own good luck for the bets and winning that Style Award prize with The Great Frog London sterling silver Horseshoe ring, £210. Handmade in Soho, London.
Look through rose coloured lenses and enjoy your day at the races. In black titanium with pink lenses, Projekt Produkt GE-CC4 sunglasses add a modern and minimalistic touch. Price £230.
Opt for the more continental look and slip- on a loafer style shoe. Russell & Bromley’s Pluto Slip-on is part of Russell and Bromley’s collaboration with luxury designer Moreschi. Constructed by hand in Vigevano, Italy with specially selected navy chevron printed calf leather. Adorned with gunmetal snaffle trim. Go without socks – if the ladies can brave whatever the weather without tights then you can go without socks! Price £395.
The sartorial rule is always match your belt colour with your shoes. So for navy shoes go for a navy belt. The gunmetal buckle on Russell & Bromley’s Twister woven belt also matches the snaffle on the slip-on. Double dapper tick! Price £125.