Best-dressed trendwatch - knitwear

With the Best-Dressed entries coming in thick and fast, we are inevitably spotting more themes and trends amongst the entriesA surprising amount are sporting the kind of knitwear you might previously have associated with geography teachers, despite out segue into summer. Here are three styles that represent their welcome resurgence, courtesy of my-wardobe.com.

1 It's been a while since we've championed the elbow patch, but this khaki merino jumper by Joseph (£150) reminded us that they can provide that all-important casual touch in those more formal occasions.

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2 This simple grey cotton knit by A.P.C. (£155) uses the Breton stripe pattern, levelling off at the top which will open out your shoulders, and make you more visible to the coast guard should you fall off a boat this summer.

 

3 If the last two weren't daring enough for you, this crew knit jumper by McQ Alexander McQueen (£220) has  multi-stripes and cotton cabling that will make stand out, but also keep you warm during a summer breeze.

Words by Mike South