We've always suspected the most bulletproof way to impress on a night out is to don all black. Not that your party companions are incapable of appreciating the intricacies of a box-fresh pair of white kicks or a seriously bright graphic T-shirt: it's just that, we think, going full monochrome is the quickest, safest path to letting all concerned know that your menswear game is solid.

Our suspicions were confirmed when we checked in with ASOS Stylist Megan Ellaby and asked for her take on what makes for the perfect winter party get-up on a dude. See what she picked out below.