Style Icon: The Roll-Neck

Timelessly stylish, endlessly flattering, iconic in its own right the roll-neck (turtle-neck across the Atlantic) is probably the most versatile Autumn-Winter staple to have in your wardrobe. Invest in the best quality you can afford, in a classic black or navy and it won’t let you down. A piece of knitwear you will wear this time and time again, it is minimum effort for maximum class.

Don’t take our word for it, the humble polo-neck has insulated some of the most beautiful and stylish necks of the last century, Hepburn, Monroe, Jackie O. Think of a female style icon and you can be sure this was one of her go to looks for relaxed, effortless never-out-of fashion, cool.

The roll-neck with, often used as it was for a replacement for the shirt and tie, adopted the by the US navy for its practical insulation properties, became a symbol of rebellion in menswear, a staple item for visionaries and revolutionaries from Bob Dylan to Steve Jobs, to the infamous Andy Warhol.

A favourite with artists and musicians, from John Lennon, to Tupac and the 90s death row crew, from modern art to hip-hop, It doesn’t matter what tribe you run with, if you see yourself as a trailblazer, your wardrobe cant be without a polo-neck.

Check out our range of roll-neck jumpers on our website.

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Free Barbour Gift

For every customer that purchases either a Barbour Heritage jacket, or a Barbour International jacket will receive one of the following complimentary gifts a Barbour phone case or a Barbour check scarf.**

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Terms and conditions:

*Your order must total £50 or more on non-sale items to qualify for free postage via DPD or equivalent courier service. Offer applies to UK customers and is valid for a limited period only. Excludes use of any other Zee & Co. Promotions.

**You are applicable for a Barbour free gift under the following terms: If you purchase a Barbour Heritage jacket you will recieve a Barbour iPhone case. If you purchase a Barbour International jacket you will recieve a Barbour scarf. Jacket must be £99.95 or over to qualify for a free gift. Subject to availability, while stocks last.

 

 

 

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Checkmate: His and Hers Checked Shirts

It’s a celebrity favourite, and it couldn’t be more in right now, the checked shirt never goes out of fashion, and if you pick the right colour it will go with everything in your wardrobe.

Her

Rails is the only way to go, if you’re going to go casual make sure it’s laid back California casual. This is a look that’s made to cuddle up in, it needs to be comfortable and these check shirt are the very epitome of super-soft comfort and casual cool.

Him

You want a look that says rough and ready, but still, cosy. This season’s check is less about the lumberjack and more countryside. Pick a classic British brand like Barbour, in dark earthy practical shades, or cool steel greys and blues. You want the material light enough to be comfortable but cosy enough for long walks in the autumn breeze

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