Protect Ya Neck, Wu-Tang Clan’s 1993 classic, feels pretty relevant in 2018 — particularly from a sartorial perspective. The turtleneck sweater (or roll-neck) has been slotting nicely into any wardrobe since 1970, when your dad's favorite actors got into them... but this season has seen a real boom in cozy, neck-nuzzling knitwear. Everyone from elite sartorialists to streetwear aficionados are onboard, so here’s how the stylish set are wearing turtlenecks this winter.
INSPIRATION AND ADVICE
FIVE STYLISH GUYS IN TURTLENECKS
By Steven Potter, December 19, 2018
Brown is back and while it may not be to everyone’s color palette, there’s no denying its influence this season. Take a tip from this Londoner’s lookbook and team different shades together for a masterclass in tonal dressing. Layer a tan turtleneck sweater with a wool coat to keep that chill out and, if you’re smartening up for the occasion, combine with a check blazer and pants. Pair the whole get-up with classic black sunnies for that rare winter sunshine, grab yourself a steaming coffee and you’ve got FW18 locked down.