Christmas is coming, there’s no denying that. You’ve had the usual invite to the underwhelming office christmas party and New Year’s Eve is set to be just as dull. Your mind flicks briefly through the ‘smarter’ garments in your wardrobe, the same old pinstripe jacket or perhaps that ‘jazzy’ waistcoat you save for those special occasions.Not any more men. This is Jeff Banks London, and we don’t do dull.Introducing Autumn Winter 2013’s answer to that those terrifying two-words – Smart casual, the STVDIO formal jackets collection.To begin, the Tonal Donegal blazer, featuring a stylish notch lapel and four-button cuff detail. This style has three external pockets as well as three internal pockets, that’s one pocket for each head you’re going to turn. Add a crisp white shirt and some dark dress denim for the evening or a statement knit for the afternoon. Donegal tweed is timeless and this blazer is the grown man’s version of the LBD - fit for every occasion providing the accessories are right.Second, the Jeff Banks Herringbone Tweed Blazer a wardrobe essential this winter. Warm up any casual outfit with this rich tweed texture. Great with light colours and modern fabrics for a standout smarter look. Available in brown square weave too!And finally a new arrival to the Jeff Banks website. This Brushed Cotton blazer is a must, and at just £99 this Christmas it is bound to tick all the boxes for either yourself, or as a timeless gift for the man in your life.