Check mate: Chiwetel Ejiofor dons one of autumn’s strongest menswear trends

Chiwetel Ejiofor reveals the many sides of this season’s bold checks. Styling by David Lamb. Photography by Adam Whitehead

Ermenegildo Zegna Couture wool and alpaca suit, £4,230, and cashmere and silk jumper, £860. Castello Lagravinese Studio for Roche Bobois beech and eco-designed fabric Playlist sofa, from £4,060
Ermenegildo Zegna Couture wool and alpaca suit, £4,230, and cashmere and silk jumper, £860. Castello Lagravinese Studio for Roche Bobois beech and eco-designed fabric Playlist sofa, from £4,060 | Image: Adam Whitehead
Ralph Lauren Purple Label wool Ingleton trench coat, £3,300, wool rollneck, £430, and wool trousers, £390. Church’s leather Wells boots, £450
Ralph Lauren Purple Label wool Ingleton trench coat, £3,300, wool rollneck, £430, and wool trousers, £390. Church’s leather Wells boots, £450 | Image: Adam Whitehead
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Dolce & Gabbana wool bomber jacket, £2,580, and cotton jeans, £427. Brunello Cucinelli cashmere jumper, £1,090. Arne Jacobsen for Fritz Hansen walnut Grand Prix chair, £564, from The Conran Shop
Dolce & Gabbana wool bomber jacket, £2,580, and cotton jeans, £427. Brunello Cucinelli cashmere jumper, £1,090. Arne Jacobsen for Fritz Hansen walnut Grand Prix chair, £564, from The Conran Shop | Image: Adam Whitehead
Paul Smith wool coat, £1,220, and cashmere jumper, £345. Acne Studios stretch-cotton River jeans, £190, from Mr Porter. Mr P calfskin Derby shoes, £375
Paul Smith wool coat, £1,220, and cashmere jumper, £345. Acne Studios stretch-cotton River jeans, £190, from Mr Porter. Mr P calfskin Derby shoes, £375 | Image: Adam Whitehead
Bottega Veneta wool biker jacket, £2,275. Brunello Cucinelli cotton T-shirt, £310. Acne Studios stretch-cotton River jeans, £190, from Mr Porter
Bottega Veneta wool biker jacket, £2,275. Brunello Cucinelli cotton T-shirt, £310. Acne Studios stretch-cotton River jeans, £190, from Mr Porter | Image: Adam Whitehead
Tomas Maier cotton overshirt, £665, from Mr Porter. John Smedley cotton Hatfield jumper, £145. Barena stretch-cotton drawstring trousers, £190, from Mr Porter
Tomas Maier cotton overshirt, £665, from Mr Porter. John Smedley cotton Hatfield jumper, £145. Barena stretch-cotton drawstring trousers, £190, from Mr Porter | Image: Adam Whitehead
Connolly wool coat, £1,995. Barena stretch-cotton drawstring trousers, £190, from Mr Porter. Church’s leather Willenhall loafers, £395
Connolly wool coat, £1,995. Barena stretch-cotton drawstring trousers, £190, from Mr Porter. Church’s leather Willenhall loafers, £395 | Image: Adam Whitehead
Marni wool blazer, £900, and wool trousers, £570. Acne Studios stretch-cotton Isherwood shirt, £190, from Mr Porter. Charles Pollock for Knoll leather lounge chair (just seen), £1,836, exclusive to The Conran Shop
Marni wool blazer, £900, and wool trousers, £570. Acne Studios stretch-cotton Isherwood shirt, £190, from Mr Porter. Charles Pollock for Knoll leather lounge chair (just seen), £1,836, exclusive to The Conran Shop | Image: Adam Whitehead
Ermenegildo Zegna wool blazer, £1,725, and cotton shirt, £290. Ermenegildo Zegna Couture wool gabardine ski trousers, £860, and calfskin loafers, £590. Magnus Long for The Conran Shop leather Cross Leg counter stool, £1,310
Ermenegildo Zegna wool blazer, £1,725, and cotton shirt, £290. Ermenegildo Zegna Couture wool gabardine ski trousers, £860, and calfskin loafers, £590. Magnus Long for The Conran Shop leather Cross Leg counter stool, £1,310 | Image: Adam Whitehead
Michael Kors wool-blend jumper, £470
Michael Kors wool-blend jumper, £470 | Image: Adam Whitehead
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