When time and money are in short supply, it makes sense to skip seasonal trends and instead opt for items that have stood the test of time. Few pieces pass this test as easily as the humble sweatshirt.

Having graduated from the sports field into men’s everyday rotations, an example in a simple shade of grey (or navy or even pink) secures a menswear touchdown when it’s worn alongside other staples.

While JFK preferred his with chinos, we’re rather fond of the Kanye-approved pairing with jeans. Choose anything from light to dark washes and cap off with a pair of sneakers or Chelsea boots. For a added depth during the cooler months, throw in a white T-shirt underneath, with just enough length to peek out for the sweatshirt’s hem.