Good Standing

waterproof coat, breeks, cap, Le Chameau shirt, pheasant tie, Toggi boots

Alan Paine 'Rutland' waterproof coat, £169.99, 'Rutland' breeks, £99.99, 'Rutland' cap, £34.99, Le Chameau 'Woodbridge' shirt, £57.50, Fox & Chave pheasant tie, £24.99, Toggi 'Berkeley' boots, £169.50, Gray's Country & Clays, Headcorn 01622 890212

Without Prejudice jacket, Without Prejudice shirt, Front suede shoes, Barbour cords

Without Prejudice jacket, £339, Without Prejudice shirt, £89, Front suede shoes, £59, WJ Bennett, Rye 01797 222395 www.wjbennett.co.uk Barbour cords, £69.95, The Golden Fleece, Rye 01797 224271 www.thegoldenfleece.co.uk

Gibson London jacket, Camel Active jeans, Front suede shoes, Barbour shirt

Gibson London jacket, £229, Camel Active jeans, £120 Front suede shoes, £59, WJ Bennett, Rye 01797 222395 www.wjbennett.co.uk; Barbour 'Tartan' shirt, £59, The Golden Fleece, Rye 01797 224271 www.thegoldenfleece.co.uk

Barbour jacket, Barbour jumper, Camel Active jeans

Barbour 'Trooper' jacket, £219, Barbour 'Half-Merlot' jumper, £99, The Golden Fleece, Rye 01797 224271 www.thegoldenfleece.co.uk; Camel Active jeans, £120, WJ Bennett, Rye 01797 222395 www.wjbennett.co.uk

Hawick Knitwear pullover, Front suede shoes, Barbour cords, Barbour jacket

Hawick Knitwear pullover, £99, Front suede shoes, £59, WJ Bennett, Rye 01797 222395 www.wjbennett.co.uk; Barbour cords, £69.95, Barbour 'Liddesdale' jacket (over arm of chair), £89.95, The Golden Fleece, Rye 01797 224271 www.thegoldenfleece.co.uk

Zippo Deluxe Hand Warmer in silver, Bryn Parry Studios leather covered pheasant flask, Christopher Simpson cufflinks, Christopher Simpson orange cufflinks, 1950s gold plate and glass cufflinks in yellow and red

Zippo Deluxe Hand Warmer in silver, £20.75, Bryn Parry Studios leather covered pheasant flask, £24.50, Christopher Simpson 'Shooting' cufflinks, £17.95, Christopher Simpson orange 'Cartridge' cufflinks (presented in blue cartridge case), £7.95, all Gray's Country & Clays, Headcorn 01622 890212; 1950s gold plate and glass cufflinks in yellow and red, from £45, Eclectica at www.eclectica.biz

With many thanks to The Poet at Matfield for allowing us to photograph in their dining rooms and bar. For more information on events, and to see the menus, visit www.thepoetatmatfield.co.uk or call 01892 722416. To find out about The Poet's event catering sister company, Pop Creative Food, see www.popcreativefood.co.uk or call 01892 722200 / 07765 330333.

  • pictures David Merewether
  • styling Lucy Fleming
  • models Chris & Heston the spaniel
  • location: The Poet at Matfield