In today's fashion, pocket squares have emerged as the perfect fashion accessory for the substantial man. This pocket accessory has become ubiquitous over the last few years with celebrities like Shahrukh Khan, Ranveer Singh , Karan Johar ,being donning pocket squares for their red-carpet appearances.
Lot of questions raised by men regarding pocket squares by men. Such as regarding different styles of pocket squares, what color to choose according to the occasion etc. This new trend has taken place in everyone’s heart and people are following it.
There are certain things to keep in mind before choosing the right pocket square for you. So, here are some tips to make you wear your pocket squares like a pro.
1. POCKET SQUARE SIZE
They actually have a large impact on the folds that you can achieve and how it will look in your suit pocket or jacket. Go for a large pocket square, between 40 cm to 45 cm. Smaller pocket squares are cheaply manufactured and doesn’t give you the look you want. But if your pocket square is made up of a heavy fabric, them the 30 cm size is perfect to have a nice fold.
2. THE OCCASION OF POCKET SQUARE
Previously, people used pocket squares while attending parties only. But now the time has changed and to up your style quotient pocket squares can be added to any important occasions.
Occasions like business meetings, important business dinner or an evening date to make it extra special, girls like men who are well dressed.
3.Pocket Square Colors
For very conservative look, choose a pocket square which is just a shade or two shade lighter than your jacket.
Try experimenting and wearing some contrasts such as dark brown square or polka dots. Monochromatic shades also works well for pocket squares.
You can choose some bright colors for summers. A white pocket square with colored lines gives a conservative look and is perfect for business environments. The puff fold has more approach to formal dressing rather than the classic flat fold.
4. Some Extra Tips
- Choose a secondary color from shirt or tie as the primary.
- Don’t directly match your tie with your pocket square.
- Do flat folds for the formal occasions.
- Use some flare or classic puff for the casual ones.
- Pocket squares with print or pattern must be styled with a primary color tie of your pocket square.That is, the tie should reflect some section of your printed pocket square.
- White pocket squares are a must for your wardrobe.
They go with every color of jacket and the combination.
A well cut- suit or jacket makes a really strong statement but accessories are must to stand out as they makes the real difference. One should definitely wear a pocket square to truly dress like a gentlemen.
"NOTHING SPELLS S-T-Y-L-E LIKE A POCKETFUL OF SILK"