Top 4 Essential Mens Church Suit Accessories
Pulling off your sophisticated Sunday best is both an art and equation. Firstly, a suit’s fit should be the wearer’s top priority. A well-fitting suit is the foundation upon which the rest of the details are added. And since the details make all the difference, this post will outline four of the most important suit accessories to elevate your style.
Properly worn and styled suit accessories will add a personal twist that will make your stand out from the crowd. For the budget-minded buyer, these accessories are also an affordable way to amp up your wardrobe.
This is the most obvious and by far important accessory to a fully styled suit. That being said, never underestimate the importance of a diverse tie collection. Between choosing the color, the fabric, the width, the knot, and the shirt pairing, your tie offers a plethora of opportunities to personalize your style in addition to both suit and shirt.
Watches are probably the easiest, most available, and can be one of the most noticeable accessories to add to the connoisseur’s collection. Watches may have lost their functional value due to new technology, however they are classic suit accessories with timeless appeal. Although a watch is optional, it can be a great opportunity to express another aspect of your sense of style. It is ideal to own more than one watch to further customize your style, however, there are many affordable watches that can drastically add to the value of your overall appearance.
For seriously refined flair, a pocket square is the perfect accessory! A pocket square is a very versatile addition sure to add a touch of personality to men’s suits and blazers.
A pocket’s purpose is to add a focal point through color and pattern. The fun and versatile part about a pocket square is that I can either match or contrast the rest of your suit with equally stunning results. As long as it visually balances the rest of the suit, a pocket square will enhance your look by volumes. There are some rules to keep in mind with regards to pocket squares:
A boldly patterned, exuberant suit calls for a simple square, whereas a solid or subtle neutral suit invites the wearer to opt for a more attention grabbing pocket square. It is important to keep in mind that for black tie events, pocket squares are a necessity.
Although it is an accessory that is both small and simple, a tie clip can add a truly sophisticated, classic style to your suit while additionally serving a functional purpose.
If you are wondering if a tie clip would be a useful addition to your outfit, continue reading for some helpful advice. Tie clips are primarily a functional item, meant to secure the wearer’s to their shirt. If you are wearing a vest or sweater, there is no need for a tie clip, as it will have to be raised very high in order to be visible. A tie clip is only as good as the tie it accessorizes. Be sure to choose the right tie for your suit. Also, tie clips should never be wider than the tie you are wearing. Lastly, tie clips should generally be placed between the third and fourth buttons of your shirt.
Enjoy, and always be sure to dress your best!