How To Wear A Striped Shirt.
Posted on June 20 2015
Striped shirts are a type of pattern that can be worn for almost all occasions - be it wearing as a business shirt, casual shirt, or on certain occasions formal shirts. Pinstripe shirts, as well as wider striped shirts, come in a range of colours and designs but one thing they all have in common is that the stripes are vertical which ensures a some
what slimming visual effect on the body. Horizontal stripes are something to be avoided in stouter builds, but thankfully vertically striped shirts are elongating.
Striped shirts are popular wear in business as it is a good way of adding interest to your work wardrobe, which still adhering to a business dress code. Colours such as pink, blue and green are all acceptable and so it is a good way to life a suit and tie with a pop of colour. The vertical stripes lend themselves well to looking good with a tie too.
A striped shirt is a good and easy way for conservative dressers to branch out a little and play with fashion and colour. It is an idea to go for colours that match your complexion, and colours that you feel good wearing.
A striped shirt is a great smart/casual addition to any man's wardrobe, as it can be effortlessly worn with trousers or jeans for a smart but more relaxed look. Again, stripes in a colour addmore interest to the overall outfit and look more stylish than just a plain work shirt.
At the end of the day, don't be afraid to try something new with a striped shirt. As has been said, it is a safe way to play with pattern and colour in your wardrobe, and is suitable for most occasions too. A striped shirt in your wardrobe will always be money well spent.
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