The struggle of getting up in the morning and dressing up for work is as real for men as it is for women. However, the problem arises when your wardrobe doesn’t have many options, and you don’t know how to make do with the little choices you have. If you’re one of those who comes across this problem almost on a daily basis, this article is just for you!
Here are some fashion tips for men, check them out!
- Look sharp!
Do you enjoy wearing baggy pants and loose shirts? We know they’re comfortable, but they don’t make for a good fashion statement. Keep these clothes for home, so you can lounge and relax in them. As for public appearance, keep your outfit sharp by wearing clothes that fit! It should be your primary concern in the fashion pyramid before fabric, function or style of clothes.
When purchasing clothes, remember this rule of thumb – if it doesn’t fit or can’t be modified to fit, let it go! It’s not meant for you.
- Make quality a priority
Is your wardrobe filled with clothes that neither make you feel good nor match with your other clothing items? Then you need to add some quality items to your wardrobe.
To create a versatile and functional wardrobe, add the following items to your closet:
- Dark, shaded ties – preferably black, blue, and red.
- Dress shirts – a combination of them in white, black, and
- Leatherskinshop shoes and trousers with patterns and colors that complement your dress shirts.
With this wardrobe, you’ll be able to create unique combinations after every few days.
When considering quality, remember one more thing: don’t always go for the cheapest item. Investing in a few expensive but high-quality clothes are better than acquiring tons of cheap clothing items.
- Class up your footwear
Dirty and worn out sneakers are a big NO in fashion! Substitute them for a classic pair of footwear, because guys, ladies note these minor details! Plus, they can make your outfit pop out.
Replace your everyday sneakers with a sharp-looking pair of brown and black leather shoes. They will work with your most outfits and give you a clean look. To complement your shoes with casual attire, go with desert boots. They hit just the right spot! They are as comfortable as sneakers and not as fancy as leather shoes.
- Say NO to big pleats
No doubt pleats offer flexibility and comfort, but they also compromise your overall look. If they are too big, they will gather up around your waist and make you appear short. However, if you decide to add pleats to your dress pants, make sure they are small.
- Avoid logos, wild prints, and multi-colored graphics
If you want to look classy and mature, avoid every type of clothing that has large gold-colored logos, safari prints, or multi-colored graphics. Wearing these types of clothes makes you look a tad bit immature. On the contrary, solid colors give off a sober and elegant vibe.
- Layer up
We’ve been talking a lot about adding solid colors and dark shades to the wardrobe, but it doesn’t have to be boring. Adding layers can transform a dull outfit into an interesting one.
Now layering can be a bit intimidating because it requires consideration in selecting clothing items can complement each other. Let us simplify the layering theory for you! Picture a guy wearing black jeans with a grey sweater. It’s not bad, but it doesn’t make you turn back and look again. Add a plain white t-shirt underneath the sweater in that equation, and the outfit instantly pops out.
It’s simple and doesn’t require much effort.
- Perk up a casual look with a leather jacket
Nothing speaks elegance and style louder than a leatherskinshop jackets. No matter if its day or night, the leather jacket will work at all times and give your casual outfit a dressed-up look. This smart casual look will kick your casual outfit up a notch. Make sure that the jacket you are getting is well-fitted, and doesn’t hang loose on you.
This look is ideal for business-casual men; as it’s neither too formal to overwhelm nor too casual to not make an impression. No other outfit accentuates a man’s frame like a leather jacket! Plus, it’s an easy way to make a simple outfit interesting.
- Don’t follow the fashion shows
Even though this article is all about fashion, we advise you not to follow the fashion shows that you see on TV. Why?
- Those fashion looks aren’t for everyday wear; they are for special events.
- Focusing too much on fashion-forward looks will disrupt your budget. Plus, you will end up with pieces that will only last a few months. Once they go out of fashion, they will be useless.
- If you’re a regular guy trying to dress better, these looks will be a nuisance for you.
Therefore, find outfits that complement your taste, style, and look. They will not only spruce up your look but will also give you an exclusive edge.
- Accessorize, but carefully
A watch, a pocket square or a simple bracelet make for an excellent accessory. An old, worn out watch, a pocket rose, or a gold bracelet do not! If you’re not comfortable wearing jewelry, go for simple sunglasses, a watch, cuff links, and belts. But make sure to take out time to select the ones that suit your style, are comfortable, and fit you.
- Keep it simple, silly!
Its okay to want to be a good dresser, but trying too hard might end up making you look tacky instead of trendy. So, select clothes and accessories that are modest and subtle. They will make you stand out from the crowd and turn heads.
The bottom line
The key to making a fashion statement is realizing what looks good on you and carrying it confidently. The tips mentioned above will help you do that and carry off a look that makes people stop in their track and admire you.