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How To Wear A Suit Made Easy

Sep 3, 2008
Knowing how to wear a suit will immediately give a man an edge over his competitors. This can include job interviews, sales presentations, and even getting a date.

Shoulder slope is the first area a man should look at when considering his suit. Shoulders should have a gentle slope which enhances your figure. Men with larger shoulders should use less padding and men with narrow shoulders should have more padding.

Secondly a man should look at the fit around the chest and waist. The suit jacket should be about two inches larger than the chest to allow for comfortable movement and the waist should be wide enough to make the stomach look flat.

The next next that should be considered is the actual style of the jacket. Men that are in great shape should wear suits that accentuate this and men who are in poor shape should wear suits that hide this fact. A good rule of thumb is that if you are fit, less is more.

The pants of a suit need to be tailored with the same detail that you find in the suit jacket. Pants should be the same exact measurement as the measurement you get when measuring around your waist.

Following waist measurements and fit a man needs to take a close look at how the pant legs hang. The drape of the pant legs should be loose enough to keep the legs from rubbing together but tight enough to allow for comfortable movement.

Mens pants should end with a slight break at the shoes. This means that the pants should touch the shoes but should not go more than an inch or two beyond that point.

I hope you enjoyed reading this article as much as I enjoyed writing it. Hopefully the knowledge you gained in this article makes your next suit buying purchase a breeze.
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