It's taken 13 years for legendary Manchester men's clothes shop Oi Polloi to open up a branch in the capital. It was worth the wait. Especially given it's only 50 feet from the Esquire offices in Soho. Stocking the usual mix of eclectic casualwear that gave it cult status up north and beyond, from vintage sportswear labels to obscure Scandinavian technical jackets, it's a cornucopia of casual classics that truly merits the shop's mantra that sits in the window: "We sell good clothes".
We asked joint founder Steve Sanderson to pick out five key items for this summer:
1 Marshall Street London W1F 9BA, www.oipolloi.com