We all love a polo shirt! Looks great, comfortable and easy to pair with some chinos or jeans. The best part about a polo shirt has to be how they can easily be pulled of on a smart or casual day.
Polo shirts have been around for quite a while and will remain an essential for years to come. They come in bold colours, plain colours and prints now, which is great. The new polo craze has to be the collar detail, many come in different colours to the shirt which looks cool and can easily be pulled off. If you’re a little more daring go for collar with a print or a really bold colour. Get yourself a polo shirt with some collar detail now and up your cool factor!
The heat wave is here and it’s officially shorts weather! The great thing about shorts is they come in so many styles such as chino shorts, denim shorts and smart, so there’s always going to be a pair that suits your style perfectly!
One of our favourite pairs at Burton has to be these smart oxford shorts. They look very stylish and have a great fit. Perfect for hot days when you just need to look a little bit smarter, they go great with a print shirt and some boat shoes. But that’s not all, the great thing about these shorts is that you can easily be pulled off on casual days too. Throw on a printed tee, some cool sunglasses, plimsolls and you’re good to go!
If you haven’t got yourself a pair yet, get them now… before the sun goes away!
Based on the best selling video game, Need For Speed is about a man framed by an ex-partner for a murder he did not commit. Tobey Marshall (played by Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul), a custom car builder and street racer, spends two years in jail plotting his revenge. Fresh out of prison he gets his hands on the fastest car his workshop ever built and enters a secret, high-stakes race known as The DeLeon. He’s out for redemption, recognition and revenge.
The film is a fast paced, adrenaline fuelled story of retribution and if you needed any more convincing there’s some seriously fast cars and a love story to boot.
Check out the trailer and then enter our competition in association with Need For Speed for your chance to win tonnes of prizes including a high speed super-car experience, Burton vouchers and a stack of action packed DVDs.
Make the most of the summer by taking the object of your affections on a pretty special date, taking advantage of all the activities that are only really on offer through the summer months. Warning – these are pretty much guaranteed to sweep her off her feet!
Outdoor Cinema/ Theatre
There are a tonne of these on around the UK. Our favourite, purely for the originality and novelty of it, would have to be the rooftop, hot tub cinema but it’s probably not for the prudish or faint hearted! Extra points if you book to see a chick flick or an 80s classic.
Pack a picnic including a bottle of fizz and head to the park for the afternoon with your paramour. We recommend taking strawberries, some hummus and crisps, a little tomato, mozzarella and basil salad plus a few summer pastries. Earn extra points for picking a park where you can work up an appetite rowing her around the lake for half an hour before. Pure romance!
Take your date on an after work bike ride along a nice, quiet flat route. Why not suggest a tandem at the bike hire shop too, guaranteed to go down a real treat. It’s active and takes advantage of the long, mild summer evenings. Stop off along the way for a half pint. It’ll give you tonnes to talk about too.
For something a little more extravagant and alternative why not book a canal boat ride. If you don’t feel confident driving the thing there are always plenty available for a captained trip along the waterways of your local city. It’ll set you miles apart from any other past dates for sure.
Hop on a train to your nearest stretch of coastline for a fun daytime date on the beach. Take a disposable BBQ and a few sausages and a nice cold bottle of wine in a cool box. It’ll give you plenty of time to chat, the scenery will be great and you’re bound to be in her good books if you get her a retro 99 for a stroll along the promenade before you head home.
This week’s must have trend is destination tees. Nothing beats this time of the year than being somewhere far away from home, chilling at the beach and sipping on a refreshing cocktail as the sun shines!
The great thing about destination tees are the prints – full of awesome imagery, bright and bold colours making them perfect for summer and an ideal holiday essential. They come in a variety designs from beach and city scenes to your well known landmarks. The most popular designs have been Malibu, California, New York, Amsterdam and Brazil of course.
Pick up one of your favourite destination tees today and you’ll look great this summer – they look great with a pair of denim or chino shorts and a pair of cool sunglasses.