Hollywood's resident badass is most comfortable in a uniform of leather jacket, loose tee, and jeans, but when it comes time to suit up, he more than rises to the occasion.
West has an endlessly fascinating relationship with fashion, and the rapper knows what works for him: oversize outerwear, long T-shirt, and slim jeans or leather pants. An ongoing collection with A.P.C. and being a consistent front-row fixture at fashion week have solidified his place on 2014's list.
It's been a banner year for the actor, and his sartorial finesse is the perfect manifestation of his British roots. He's equally dashing in traditional tailoring as he is in more low-key off-duty outfits. We expect more of the same in 2015.
Redmayne has that perfect sense of style that allows him to look good but not like he's overly concerned with how he looks. You know, that balance you try to strike every morning.
Could this guy be any cooler? Probably not.
Styles is a pop star for the Instagram age, and he's able to channel both the bravado of a musician in all black and something a bit more playful in his sartorial suits. Oh, and the kid has a penchant for Saint Laurent, which doesn't hurt.
The ridiculously good-looking Italian ballet dancer should be celebrated as much for his grand jeté as he will for his singular devotion to the three-piece suit, which he sported everywhere from the red carpet at the Met Gala to the front row of Dolce & Gabbana's fashion shows this year .
Is there another man on the planet who can claim to look as good in his underwear as he does in a tux?
From executing the air tie with aplomb at Cannes to making everyone in sweatpants at the airport look like a downright shlub, Gosling didn't make a wrong move in 2014.
His name might sound diminutive, but the British musician's personal style packs a massive punch, whether he's on stage or off.
If that hat (you know the one we're talking about) wasn't enough to merit the singer's inclusion on this list, the many colorful jackets, sweaters, and pieces of knitwear he donned this year earn him a spot.