Style Stealer - Idris Elba

Idris Elba is most known for his iconic movie roles in blockbusters like Thor, The Avengers, American Gangster, and many more. However, his style and charm come in at a close second as to why everyone loves him so much.

Elba’s legendary looks such as his monochromatic gray ensemble, relaxed street style, and classic red carpet suits are steal-worthy. We’re taking out all the guessing and showing you exactly how you can steal these looks and turn heads wherever you’re going.



He may only be 46 but his style gives him the vibe and class of a seasoned professional. This one color outfit will give you the class of Idris Elba but the comfort of sweats. The thing that really pulls this look together is the slight differences in the tones of gray he uses.We suggest the following to copy his look:


Jack Victor Nanoperformance pleated slacks

Tommy Bahama Reversible Sweater

Nautica Herringbone Wool-Blend Coat

Florsheim Midtown Cap Toe Oxford

Cap optional



Elba’s signature streetwear looks consist of comfortable clothes layered, and combined to give the “I tried to be fashion forward,” idea. We totally agree on his put together looks, but we want to put our own twist on it so that every big and tall guy out there can be comfortable too. This list of some of our favorite brands including Tommy Bahama, Cutter & Buck, and even a trendy Polo knit hat will do the trick and give you a stylish new look.


Tommy Bahama Antigua Cove Jeans

Surfside Supply Raw Edge T-Shirt

Cutter & Buck Dains Jacket

Polo Bear Knit Hat

Rockport Waterproof Chukka Boot


Red Carpet Look

We know red carpets aren’t usually a go-to event for most 9-5 business folk, but the fashion can be used for a number of other events including fancy business dinners, weddings, family events, etc. Here we have a list of how to recreate your own version of this iconic red carpet look Elba pulled off.


Jack Victor Nanoperformance Pleated Slacks

Enro Non-Iron Point Collar Dress Shirt

J. Whitehead Black Suit Separate Coat

Florsheim Cortland Moc Toe Dress Shoe


Check out our other blog posts for inspiration on how you can look like Idris Elba and other celebrities. Stop in store to grab all the essentials in Ocean, East Brunswick, and Morristown.