The Polo earned its reputation among the green of the tennis court, but like many sports clothes it earned its name on the streets. From the euro hip-hop kids in Paris to the American West Coast skaters, its iconic nature has transcended throughout time crossing a range of social boundaries – whether that be on or off the field.

 

Patterned polo, £110 by LACOSTE; 0207 439 2213

 

Yellow tipped polo, £70 by FRED PERRY; fredperry.com

 

Mint green polo, £205 by ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA; zegna.com

About Three of the Best
With the advancement of high street brands and of fast fashion, key styles and staple wardrobe pieces are available at prices that are affordable to most. ‘Three of the Best’ represents Ape to Gentleman’s selection of the outstanding elite in a specified category, not biased to price, to help you decipher from the masses, those garments which truly are the best.