Michael Fassbender Just Schooled You In Smart Summer Dressing

Here's how to be comfortable on a long haul flight without looking like you're going to gym

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Flying: it's enough to worry about constantly tapping the passport in your back pocket, eyeballing the departures board and taking stock of your life as you contemplate crashing into the Atlantic without also thinking about what you're wearing.

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As such, airports occupy a sort of style vacuum in which we hold others and ourselves to far lower standards than we normally would. It's a wild west of ill-fitting t-shirts, trackie bottoms and (shudder) shoelessness.

It doesn't have to be that way though, as aptly demonstrated by Michael Fassbender who – by virtue of being a f**king movie star and dating Alicia Vikander – can make a fair old claim to living the most enviable life in the world right now.

Alicia approves, and by God so do we

Fass was snapped turning up at LA Airport (where else) sporting probably the most fail-safe smart casual summer outfit there is – one we can all take a cue from, particularly when about to embark on a sweaty 12 hour flight.

The fit of the dark navy chinos and t-shirt is impeccable. The blazer is unconstructed and breathable. The casual grey leather trainers finish off the look perfectly. It's a simple compromise between comfort and style that any man on earth would look good in. And he tops it all with a pair of classic tortoise shell wayfarers.

In fact, the only flaw in the actor's look here is that he is carrying what appears to be a customised Henry the Hoover bag. Mind you, crumbs do get everywhere on a plane.