It's a well-known cliché that men and shopping do not mix. But at Vogue Fashion's Night Out (VFNO), held in Sydney on 3 September, there were all types of men looking at, trying on, and buying clothes at the David Jones Market St menswear store.
Rallying shoppers with witty fashion advice and a glass of whisky was GQ editor-in-chief Nick Smith who hosted several styling workshops throughout the store, including a spring racing session with stylist of the moment, Romy Frydman.
From throwing out bon mots
such as "To sock or not to sock is not a question for the races" and referring to a blue suit as "a suit with confidence," a boring shopping night it was most definitely not.
Amidst the laughter and cheers from the crowd, we pulled together the key style tips and racewear picks straight from the experts' mouths: