Cool clothes that offer more than meets the eye
1 Reality Dreams dogstooth t-shirt
£ 35 reality-dreams.co.uk Made with gym-goers in mind, this cotton T-shirt is larger in the arms and chest to accommodate a big frame – so you never look like Bruce Banner on a bad day again.
2 Levi’s commuter 504 jeans
£90 levi.co.uk With more room around the thighs than standard cuts, these also have a reflective inner that’s visible when rolled up, making them ideal for the muscular cycle commuter.
3 Nike Air Max 1 Ultra Moire trainer
£105 footasylum.com Nike has enhanced its classic Air Max range with a super-breathable, laser-perforated upper. Made from a single piece of material, it ditches seams and increases durability.
4 Sherpa Lobutse jacket
£ 140 sherpaadventuregear.co.uk Laugh in the face of British weather with three-layer laminate that’s waterproof, wind-proof and breathable.
It’s made in Nepal and a portion of the proceeds go to the Paldorje Education Foundation for Sherpa children.
5 Spoke Bulletproof Chinos
£90 spoke-london.com Think chinos are insipid ‘leisurewear’? Not these – they combine smooth cotton with elastacene for a better fit, all coated with waterand dirt-repellant nanotechnology to ensure you’re always ready for action.
6 Merrell Freewheel Lace shoe
£80 merrell.com This looks like a standard smart casual shoe, but the flexible forefoot, cushioned heel and chunky grip will make light work of hiking, while the rigid midfoot ensures maximum power transfer when cycling.