Smart buy - contrast collars

Some of the problems with classics is that they're often classics for a reason. They've been perfected to within an inch of their lives and it's often up to the designer to mess things up. Take the polo shirt for instance, the fit has been perfected, as has the amount of buttons (three preferably) and sleeve length is a design quirk you can't really play around with. So what's left to change apart from the collar? That's just what New York based label Left Field have done. This polo shirt (Superdenim, £80) uses Liberty print for the collar lining, ensuring that you'll have a dash of floral detail should you undo a button or two. www.superdenim.co.uk

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