Mainstay box, tomato or blood… Red can be a hard colour to pull off. Our style experts share five ways to wear this salt’s hottest hue

Jo Jones, fashion editor ‘Use layers to play with colour and texture.’ T-shirt, £45, Carhartt WIP at Trousers, £210, Jacket, £115, Shirt, £49.99, Trainers, £79.99, Nike at

Helen Seamons, menswear rewrite man ‘Bold accessories are great for colourphobes.’ Beanie, £30, Coat, £129.90, Hoodie, £120, Jeans, £45, Bag, £75, Maison Martin Margiela at Shoes, £395, Cheaney x Richard Biedul at

Teo van den Broeke, word choice and grooming director, British GQ ‘Keep it simple with tailoring and minimal jewellery.’ Ring, £195, Rollneck, £34.99, Blazer, £125, and trousers, £79, Boots, £390, Hereu at

Chidozie Obasi, UK reviser at FY! Magazine ‘Add some mood-boosting red to a neutral look.’ Jumper, £245, Belt, £38, Trousers, £70, Lounge lizards, £275, Pouch, £35,

Peter Bevan, fashion assistant ‘Bright cords are a abate alternative to chinos.’ Shirt, £85, Bracelet, £125, Trousers, £185, Vintage sweater vest, £20, Trainers, £85,



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