There are plenty of articles on the basics men need in a corporate wardrobe but here are some tips for pushing boundaries a little further, while still being bang-on professional.
There are so many great clothes and accessories on the market, yet men rarely make an effort to add personal touches to their style. Why? When I take them shopping, most tell me they don’t know how. Here are some ideas.
Remember the right style and cut of a suit, trousers or blazer will depend on your shape. Invest in the right fit by taking an off the shelf suit to a tailor. Even the most expensive suit can look sloppy if it’s not the right size.
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These on-trend gangster style looks are too over the top for the office, but pay attention to the colour combinations, a chequered suit or red statement blazer carried through in the socks or a differently toned shoe really lifts a look. Simple details make a difference.
A two toned blazer will turn heads. Throw an interesting blazer over a white shirt and black trousers, or jeans for a more casual look. Makes a world of difference.
Adding a pocket square or brooch shows a creative, non-conforming side. The softness of a pocket square can also demonstrate that you’re approachable. Especially in highly conservative fields such as finance and law, a little softness works wonders with potential clients.
On a casual work day
There are many ways to add that little pizzaz to your work wardrobe. Start with one and go from there.