You’d be forgiven for thinking high-end fashion shows aren’t particularly relevant to what you wear to work or on a sticky Saturday night out on the town. However, as this week’s menswear fashion week, London Collections: Men proves, there are plenty of simple, real-life lessons to learn from top designers about how to look good for the year ahead. 

Here are 5 things we’ve picked up from just a few of the 130+ designers to showcase their skills.