It’s not only women’s fashion that has gone animal print mad this season; menswear has also embraced the call of the wild.

 

The Sartorially Laid Back Leopard

Ted Baker puts the leopard print back on to the leopard with their tailored Pantha navy shirt. Price £95. Available from House of Fraser.

Accessorise with a navy blue Lapis Lazuli beaded bracelet featuring a gold plated leopard’s head. By Latelita London and available via Etsy. Price £49.

Tame the leopard with a pair of navy/black trousers or jeans. OR show your wild side with a pair of Nico Didonna’s Trey Alcantara trousers. The matt faux suede fabric is embossed with a lustrous leopard print ready to show everyone who’s Top Cat at this festive gathering. Price £245.

Complement the black pants with a Russell and Bromley’s black leopard printed belt in velvet fabric with black calf leather trim and gunmetal buckle. Price £110.

Show off your Cool Cat style with a pair of relaxed tassel loafers in black leopard printed velvet fabric accented in black patent leather. Price £215 from Russell and Bromley.

Complete that laid back leopard look after a large festive meal with Kenzo’s textured leopard print jumper in anthracite grey with blue accents. Made from 50% wool and 50% cotton. Price £295. Also available in red with purple accents.

The Sharp Dressed Snake Charmer

Dressss to impresssss and charm them with elegant snake print.

Look suave and smooth with River Island’s snake print blazer in shades of grey faux suede fabric. Price £85.

Depending on the festive venue; team with a pair of smart black trousers or jeans.

The pocket square maketh the dapper man whilst adding a dashing splash of colour to a dark jacket.

Furious Goose has some fine pocket squares to choose from. On the Python & Penrose pocket square, the decorative python sinuously weaves in and out of the Penrose tile pattern. The silk satin georgette gives a soft tactile feel. In jade, green, black and orange but also available in other colour ways. Price £65.

Double the charm and pair the blazer with River Island’s grey snake print shirt. Price £30.

If a tie is required, choose plain black.

Accessssorizzze with John Lewis snake skin effect belt. Price £25.

And Topman’s snake lapel pin with its hypnotic sparkling eye. Price £14.

Under the twinkling sky or at a low-lit venue, ensure you are still in the glittering spotlight with your own pair of iridescent silver snake print ASOS design loafers. Price £25.

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