Protect Ya Neck, Wu-Tang Clan’s 1993 classic, feels pretty relevant in 2018, particularly from a style perspective. The roll-neck jumper has been slotting nicely into wardrobes since 1970, when your dad's favourite actors got into them in a big way, but this season has seen a real boom in cosy, neck-nuzzling knitwear – with everyone from elite sartorialists to streetwear aficionados getting onboard. Here’s how the stylish set are wearing roll-necks this winter.
INSPIRATION AND ADVICE
FIVE STYLISH GUYS IN ROLL-NECKS
By Steven Potter, 19 December 2018
Brown is back and, while it may not be to everyone’s colour palette, there’s no denying its influence this season. Take a tip from this Londoner’s lookbook and team different shades for a masterclass in tonal dressing. Layer a tan roll-neck jumper with a heavyweight, wool coat to keep that chill out and, if you’re smartening up for the occasion, combine with a check blazer and trousers. Pair the whole getup with classic black sunnies for that rare winter sunshine, grab yourself a steaming coffee and you’ve got AW18 locked down.