10 TIPS & HACKS FOR A SMART AND SHARP LOOK FOR MEN
Dressing up elegantly becomes more essential when you are stepping into your professional life. It gives the right impression and helps you have influence on others. You can have access to the best of clothes but that still doesn’t guarantee you to dress up sharply. If you don’t know how to dress up sharp in your day to day life. Therefore, I have put these tips on dressing up sharply, just for you!
“Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.” – Gore Vidal
1. One Basic Suit Even if your profession does not require you to dress formally, however, formal clothes make you look elegant. So, invest in a fitted suit, preferably Blue or black. 2. Two Good Pair Of Jeans Jeans are essentials, reliable, and very versatile. In today’s lifestyle, they are a must in any man’s wardrobe. So do invest in two good pairs of jeans. (Blue & Black) 3. Fitted Makes Elegance The difference between an elegant look and a shabby one, is fitting. Even if branded, Ill-fitted clothes will make you look scruffy. So, whether your suit got a little loose as you lost some weight, or you got a good deal on a larger size blazer, do not wear it until you have it tailored to your size. same applies to tight fit. 4. Shoe is a Strong Game Just like grooming, shoes are also responsible for completing a sharp look. A pair of good shoes is a necessity for sharp looking gentlemen which are neatly polished and cared for. 5. Grooming Is Key Your outfit is the adds-on to your looks. It cannot make you look good unless you were well groomed. Simple trimming can make you look elegant and sophisticated. A well kempt beard, and basic grooming etiquette is a must to look sharp. Therefore, you don’t need a fortune to make yourself look professional and stylish – all you need is a bit of grooming. So put a reminder in your calendar to have a haircut regularly. 6. Accessories Reflect Your Personality You don’t need to spend a fortune to look sharp, but the one thing that will require that you invest in and that is a perfect watch. The purpose isn’t showing off, rather expressing yourself and showing your true nature. So, add it to your list. Whether you are a sci-fi addict or a vintage gentleman style lover, I am sure you will find the right one. 7. Bag and Wallet and You Are instantly stylish From a vintage briefcase to a trendy messenger bag, you’ll make your life easier and definitely upgrade your style. Choose the bag to be practical and suit your personal taste. A good bag will enable you to carry a laptop, iPad, personal items and even an extra shirt. Pay attention to its functionality and choose the right one according to your needs. If you travel a lot, then purchase the one where you can store your passport, business cards, ID, and money. A well selected bag will bring your style to the next level. 8. Posture equal Elegant Appearance Good posture not only will make the clothes fit better, but it will certainly boost your confidence. Clothes do not shape you nor define you, but the way you wear them and the way you carry yourself do. Elegance comes from within, so keep your head high, back straight and chest out – you’ll be amazed at how much better you feel.
Fashions fade, style is eternal.” – Yves Saint Laurent
9. Feeling Good - Being Happy. Your style should reflect your personality. Feeling good in your own skin is the most important part of style. Not only you will feel better, but also you will boost your confidence. Your clothes should not change who you are, but show your personality through style. So remember, your smile is the only accessory that will make your style truly unique. 10. Plan in advance to avoid style fails You don’t need to have an expensive suit to look sharp, but you do need to plan some outfits in advance, because you don’t want to get up for work and realize that nothing in your wardrobe matches. So, tip for success, plan your outfits in advance. During the weekend, put each outfit on a hanger or just go through clothes and plan for the next two days. This will also help you to get ready quickly and not waste your time.