SAM STRATTON, 47, is a digital operator from surrey.
✢ Forget black – a lighter version is easier to pull off with jeans.
✢ If you’re petite, a cropped tailored version is your go-to. A longer line one is great for covering up your curves. Avoid double-breasted if you’re busty. ✢ Buy the best you can afford – good tailoring is worth paying for.
Blazer, £285, sizes 4-14, reiss. Hoodie, £22, sizes 8-24, V by Very. Jeans, £54.95, sizes 4-24, Gap. Trainers, £52, French Connection >>
“Throw your blazer over your weekend jeans and hoodie to instantly feel and look more pulled together”