Know different ways to wear a pocket square.
New Delhi [India], Jan 17 ( ANI ): For the past four decades, if men regarded the breast pocket on their suit at all, it was as an extra place to store sunglasses or business cards.
In fact, some men don't even undo the stitching in the pocket that comes with a new suit.
"However, men are once again rediscovering the art of sporting a pocket square," said Rohan Khattar, Founder- Minizmo.
Here are five simple folds, suggested by Khattar, that every man should master to carry the look.
- Horizontal Peak
Let's begin with a classic fold. This is often called as the Presidential Fold. It is one of the easiest ways to fold a pocket square. This fold is best for an elegant attire varying from formal business dress to black tie. Typically a classic white pocket square made from silk or linen is used for this fold.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Lay the pocket square on a flat and clea
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Fold the pocket squar
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Fold one side up. How much of the pocket square you depending on how deep your jacket's pocket is.
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- One Corner fold
Another classic fold that is easy and also pretty common. With this fold, you'll have a small peak of fabric coming out of your pocket.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Lay your pocket square on a fl
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Bring the bottom point to the top point so that yo triangle.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Bring the left corner of the triangle to the right c the right corner to the left corner. You should end up with a long rectangle with a point at the top.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Place it in your suit. Adjust until you get the desi of point coming out of the pocket.
- The Puff Fold
With this fold, the desired result is to have a small puff of fabric coming out your suit pocket. Here's how to fold it.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Lay the pocket sq
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Pinch the middle of the fabric, allowing the folds naturally.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA With one hand firmly holding the pocket square, use hand to gently gather it together.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Now gracefully gather up the bottom of the pock
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Place it in your suit. Fiddle with it until you get t puffiness.
- Something unique
If you think the above option is rather boring and your date night demands some drama, then this fold might be perfect. Also called two tips up, it's rather formal and sophisticated.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Start by layin
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Fold one side over so that you get two triangles tha One tip higher than the other looks smarter.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Now fold on
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Do the same on the oppo
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Place your folded pocket square in your breast pock are good to go.
- Three Stair Fold
The three stairs fold maybe one of the more challenging folds, but when executed well, can give your jacket an excellent edge. Patterns ideal for this particular fold include polka dots and paisleys. Geometric patterns also work extremely well with this fold, giving a stunning contrast.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Lay your pocket square on a fla
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Fold one side in so that you have the look of two t creating two tips.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA To create the third tip, fold the adjacent tip so a three triangles.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Fold in the opposite side and make sure to create a s with the palm of your hand.
AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeA Place the folded pocket square into your pocket and you (
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|Publication:||Asian News International|
|Date:||Jan 17, 2018|
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