The modern man’s elegance

The concept of elegance has changed and fashion rules are constantly updating with style innovation. Men’s guardrobe must haves like suits or double breasted blazers that were once used for occasional vernissages or for work are nowadays worn for any occasion. Elegance has lost it’s formal feature becoming more casual and urban and it has become a sort of  passepartout for everyday life.

You shouldn’t be afraid of looking  too old style, suits have new lines that are totally in favor of versatility so that you can mix together chic elements from casualwear and sportswear.

The ultimate features regarding men’s style that redifine the concept of elegance are: tight jackets reduced in length , smaller or larger revers  but above all low waist trousers with tapered legs.

The new temptation is to get rid of the old schemes and play with patterns an colours making daring combinations using dramatic details and playing with proportions. The point is to express our creativity through our personal taste. Future of style is adapting one’s liberty to elegance .

Looking for few basic rules?

1. Perfect line

There is little to do about it, nothing compares to a made to measure garment. Perfect lines that follow the shape of our body and that are able to bring out our traits or our attitude, a tailored garment means knowledge, care and attention. Tailoring is essential when you want to dare with accessories, is there anything able to show off more self confidence and class?

2. Total care from head to toe

What do we think about a man perfectly dressed but wearing shabby shoes? Exactly what we wouldn’t like that others thought about us. It is essential to take care of all the details of our look. Perfect grooming, shiny shoes with shoemaker proof heels and soles, a perfectly ironed collar or a perfectly tied tie are the basis for every gentlemen’s look.

3. A little aesthetical habit

There are some accessories that are able to make the difference between a fashionable look and an ordinary look, one of these is the pocket handkerchief. This practical and aesthetical habit is quite essential if you wear a jacket. Avoid wearing a pocket handkerchief made with the same fabric of the tie  you are wearing if you don’t want to look like an absolute beginner. You can try contrasting colors and patterns and if you’re not sure about the combination you can always rely on a timeless classic: a white linen handkerchief.

4. Curiosity and the will to experiment

Usually color combination is a vexation for  men that are always looking for tricks to avoid mistakes. Well, the news is that there are no tricks! The ability of combining colors is an art that you can learn with time using curiosity and experimenting.  The secret is to have a constant look at catwalks or take inspiration from fashion gurus.