A color matching question from a reader looking to find a matching shirt and jacket for his sage trousers.
Color theory can be a complex topic but understanding the basics can give you the knowledge you need to mix and match your clothes to take advantage of the natural ways our eyes perceive colors and to give your style a more harmonious look.
Question: So my son is going to his high school formal they don’t wear tuxedos but do wear dress slacks vests and bow ties he is wearing all gray with a coral bow tie to match girls dress what looks better shirt a little darker gray or a little lighter […]
Learn how to put together all the diverse components of attire — a suit, shirt, tie, pocket square, belt, shoes, socks, pants, etc. By learning about pattern, color, fabric weight, fabric texture you’ll know how to tie it all together.
You choice of how you mix and match the elements of your attire can have lasting impression on how you look to others. Some colors work well together and others do not. Learn how to coordinate the colors that work for you and the image you want to convey.