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10 essential style items every well-dressed man should have in his wardrobe

You don’t need the trainer collection of a superstar rapper and 007’s never-ending rails of expensive suits to build yourself the perfect wardrobe.

In fact, there are but ten essential items (as well as your undies, but you’re big enough to buy your own now, right?) that need to be within reaching distance when you’re dressing yourself in the morning. These are pieces that can work their magic in any number of scenarios, should never leave your side, will never date, can make you feel better about yourself or will simply take the stress out of decoding the dress code.

Get scrolling through this gallery, and start filling those wardrobe must-have holes ASAP…

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