Journal — pocket square

IDEAS ON YOUR TIES AND POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART 6

IDEAS ON YOUR TIES AND POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART 6

Believe it or not, combining your ties and pocket squares can work best when they are completely different. Providing there is at least one colour that matches. For an example in the photo above, the grey colour is the only colour which links both the tie and pocket square together...    

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IDEAS ON YOUR TIES & POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART...

IDEAS ON YOUR TIES & POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART 5. March 29, 2017 (Original post date). As spring is upon us, its time to look through your wardrobe and bring out your bright colours ties to wear and of course, pocket squares. Have any of you taken a fancy to the burnt orange hues? I have! This is one of my favourite combinations because the orange colour of the tie and pocket square complement each other tonally while the black pattern links them together. What’s also interesting is the differences of material, such as the Montgomery tie is 100%...

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IDEAS ON YOUR TIES & POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART...

IDEAS ON YOUR TIES & POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART 4. March 22, 2017 (Original post date). I have noticed a trend where people have stopped wearing pocket squares and ties together or none at all! I asked myself, WHY? There’s so much fun to be had, especially in the exploration of combining tie and pocket square together. Like I have mentioned in my previous posts, ties and pocket square are never to be matched exactly but rather complement one another. This can also be achieved with a solid coloured tie too. For an example, select a pocket square that matches...

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IDEAS ON YOUR TIES AND POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART...

IDEAS ON YOUR TIES & POCKET SQUARE COMBINATIONS - PART 3. March 15, 2017 (Original post date). Some of us would prefer to go for a tone on tone look, however there is a way of achieving this without using the same patterns of the tie and pocket square. The way to approach this is to select matching base colours of both tie and pocket square. The great thing about this, is that it does not have to match exactly. It can be a shade lighter or darker. The patterns itself are not matching (of course) but they complement each other...

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