If you've been down London's Regent Street in the past few months, you'll have seen the multistorey hoardings covering the façade of No 169, hiding the work within.
Well, the wait is over ― Ralph Lauren's UK Polo store is now open. The three-floor, 17,560sq ft space represents a number of firsts for the brand: it's the debut Polo flagship in Europe; it will display the brand new collection of Polo Sport; and it will house the UK's first Polo CustomBar, where you can customise blazers, shirts and polos, naturally.
Most excitingly, the store has an expansive offering of haberdashery, or as we call it, suiting. The A/W '16 collection of Polo tailoring is not only all-American, but nuanced, elegant and timelessly stylish, too. Pieces from the collection can be altered to fit perfectly at the in-house made-to-measure space, an excellent service we suggest you use.
If you're new to Polo, however, a good place to start would be with one of its three ready-to-wear tailoring looks. Each demonstrates the preppy élan of the collection and offers a different way to get your A/W '16 tailoring game nailed...