A checked shirt certainly isn’t breaking news when it comes to menswear but it’s most definitely an item worth celebrating. Ever since fashion designer Hedi Slimane sent check shirts down a Parisian runway for Saint Laurent last year, checks have been making their way back up to the top of the style hit parade. 
 
With that in mind, we’ve collated this countdown of famous men who’ve worn or are still wearing check well. Think of it as inspiration for summer and a reminder of just how good a checked shirt can make you look.