Choose the Right Accessories to Complement Your Bespoke Wardrobe
When it comes to complementing your bespoke wardrobe, selecting the right accessories is the key to turning heads and making a memorable impression. Let’s delve into some details that can instantly elevate your overall look and showcase your personal style.
Neckwear: Don’t settle for mundane neckwear. Let your vibrant personality shine through by selecting neckwear that complements your bespoke jacket, suit and shirt. For formal events, you may opt for a silk tie in a bold colour or pattern that adds a touch of class to your outfit. Alternatively, for a more casual look, embrace a knit tie or a non-classic pattern – floral, paisley, geometrics. A silk scarf also exudes charm.
Pocket Square: Inject a twist of elegance with a pocket square. Coordinate the colour and pattern of your pocket square with the rest of your outfit, don’t be afraid to introduce pops of vibrant colours or patterns. Whether it’s a luxurious silk, a textured linen, or a charming cotton pocket square, let it reflect your individual style and captivate attention wherever you go.
Cufflinks: If your shirt boasts French cuffs, cufflinks are a sophisticated accessory. Choose from an array of designs and colours, ranging from classic, contemporary, or embellished, allowing you to showcase your personal style. Ensure that the metal colour of the cufflinks harmonizes with other accessories like your belt buckle or wristwatch, A pair of cufflinks add a polished and professional touch to your overall look.
Belt: A well-coordinated belt can significantly enhance the overall appearance of your jacket. Opt for a high-quality leather belt that complements the colour palette of your ensemble. In addition to the most popular colours of black and brown, alternate staple colours can also include tan, navy and white. Pay attention to the buckle style, ensuring it aligns with the formality of the occasion while still showcasing your personal style and taste.
Watch: A stylish timepiece can serve as a statement piece that perfectly complements your bespoke wardrobe. Consider the colour and style of your attire when selecting a watch. For formal occasions, a classic dress watch with a sleek strap exudes timeless elegance. On the other hand, a sportier or more casual outfit can be paired with a stainless steel, leather or rubber strapped watch to showcase your contemporary and dynamic flair.
Shoes: Your choice of footwear should harmonize effortlessly with your overall outfit. For formal events, opt for impeccably polished leather dress shoes in a complementary colour, for a subtle yet confident appearance. On the other hand, for a more casual look, consider loafers, or suede shoes that add a touch of laid-back charm. Certain styles of sports shoes can also complement a casual look. A statement pair of shoes can uplift the entire appearance. No matter the style, a pair of well-maintained and clean shoes, reflect attention to detail.
Lapel Pin or Boutonniere: Elevate your style with a stylish and distinctive lapel pin or boutonniere, adding an elegant touch. Specific lapel pins can showcase your affiliation with certain establishments. Floral boutonnieres, in particular, can exude a sense of refinement and sophistication for formal occasions.
Tie Bar or Tie Pin: If you’re sporting a tie, a tie bar or pin can be both functional and stylish. It not only keeps your tie in place but also adds a touch of sophistication to your ensemble. Select a tie bar or pin that complements your other accessories, and highlights your refined taste.
Embrace accessories that make a statement and allow your unique style to take centre stage. Attention to detail is vital for creating a coherent and well-balanced look. Ensure meticulous colour coordination, play with textures, and consider the formality levels of each accessory to ensure they complement your bespoke attire effectively. For personalized advice, don’t hesitate to reach out to Maxwell’s Clothiers.