Christmas soirées and New Year's Eve countdowns call for a dash of colour and plenty of finesse. Modern-day Dandies – and Dandizettes for that matter – will especially appreciate the louche cut of Emporio Armani's 100 per cent cotton blazer (£1,250). Single-breasted and beautifully cut with refined details, it comes in a fitting shade of deep cranberry, perfect for the holiday season.
“Christmas soirées and New Year's Eve countdowns call for a dash of colour and plenty of finesse”
For the ultimate in sophisticated festive dressing, wear with a pair of refined patent leather evening shoes or penny loafers from the brand's new Made in Italy footwear collection. Featuring clean lines and showcasing the quality of materials, these shoes are designed to comfortably slip on and take you through the holiday season in style.
Emporio Armani red velvet blazer, £1,250; Emporio Armani, 51-52 New Bond Street, London W1S 1DQ