Everybody works. Aside from death and taxes, perhaps the only other constant in the lives of people around the world is a need for work in one form or another. Of course, when it comes to workwear, any piece of gear needs to intersect at a sweet spot between price and practicality. Think of it this way: If you’re going to be wearing it during the daily grind, it better be able to stand up to the pressure.

But what exactly constitutes “workwear” and what pieces make up a wardrobe ready for work? From the best workwear brands for men, to the gear you need for a well rounded wardrobe, this is the guide to give you a head start on understanding the entire movement.

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