We’ve said it so many times, the pocket square is undoubtedly an essential accessory in every man’s arsenal. It is easy to wear, easy to match, and it adds the right personal touch to any everyday outfit. An easy and affordable way to update your suited up look without changing all your wardrobe. Here’s our guide on how to wear pocket square this season and upgrade your summer style.
Office doesn’t mean boredom, so give even your everyday uniform an extra touch of charm. Complete the classic blue or gray suit, or even a broken suit, in 60 seconds with a contrasting pocket square. Pick a no-shiny fabric (cotton or linen) and a basic color (maybe white or light-blue). A straight fold and voilà, style is served. Note: When wearing a necktie, pocket square should be in a different fabric.
Whatever the journey is, spring weekend getaways are a cool opportunity to show off a casual chic look: unlined cotton blazer and linen shirt. Free you creativity by picking a bright and high-contrasting silk pocket square.
Ceremonies & co.
As every year the summer season brings with it a whirlwind of exclusive invitations. If you don’t know which accessory to pair with your evening suit, just go for a white cotton pocket square. Simple and perfect. Do you want to dare a little’? A microdesign can be a great alternative to total white.
Summer cocktail parties on the terrace are the perfect opportunity to play with fabrics and combinations. A coloured patterned and easy-to-fold silk pocket square will give the right dose of nonchalance to your linen or cotton blazer.
The first order of business is to learn how to fold them, remembering that the best folded squares are those that do not draw too much attention to themselves. So don’t worries, choose between the 3 most popular folds: straight, puff or two point (& more). A good result will require no more than 60 seconds!