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From fabrics to buttons to sleeves - here's everything you need to buy. The Perfect Suit. 5 Wardrobe Must-Haves 1.) Black Suit 2.) Navy Suit 3.) Grey Suit 4.) Navy Blazer 5.) Textured Sportcoat - According to legend, King Edward VII grew so big, he couln't button his jacket. So everyone left their bottom button open. And that's how the trend started of never buttoning the bottom button -  shop suit separates
There are more than...85 ways to tie a tie. Dress shirts. Half of Dress Shirts sold in the U.S. are White and Blue - shop dress shirts
Sportcoat vs. Blazer: The differences are important. Here's how to know what you need. BLAZER: Solid colors, no patterns or designs, Brass buttons, Classic and sophisticated - SPORTCOAT: Solids and patterns, Plaids, stripes, herringbone, houndstooth, etc., Casual and cool. SUIT ELEMENTS - SHOULDERS: Here's an easy way to see if the suit shoulders fit. Stand sideways against a wall. If the shoulder pad touches the wall before you, they're too big. - JACKET LENGTH: Curl your fingers under the jacket. If you're straining or there's too much wrist, the jacket is too long. - SLEEVES: To make sure the suit's arm length is right, half an inch of your shirt should peek out. - shop sportcoats and blazers
Fact: Flat front pants became popular during WWII because they require less fabric. Who Wears The Pants - PLEATED FRONT: Create a classic look and are more appropriate for fancy functions. - FLAT FRONT: Flat-front pants flatter men who are short or have slim builds. - CLASSIC FIT: Sits at the waist with room throughout the leg. SLIM FIT: Sits at the waist and remains slim through hip and thigh, tapering at the leg. - STRAIGHT FIT - Sits slightly below your waist and remains slim through seat and thighs. - shop pants
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Dry Cleaning Tip: Wash jackets and pants together so the pieces wear consistently - shop suit separates
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How To Buy A Suit: Suit shopping isn't easy. That's why we have a diverse collection and all the info you need to find the style for you - shop suits How To Buy a Suit - explore our infographic Alterations 101: The shoulder pads should hug your shoulders. They're the only thing that can't be altered. - shop sportcoats and vests Belk Blog: How To: Wear a Sportcoat Flat Front VS. Pleats - Flat-fronts create a slimming look. Pleats create a classic look and is generous around the middle - shop pants Belk Blog - How To: Buy Pants Online The Shirt Says it All: Regular fits keep it conservative. Slim-fit shirts lend a modern edge - shop dress shirts Tie Tip: The end of your tie should touch the top of your belt - shop ties Shoe Story: Dressing up? Opt for lace-ups or oxfords. Going casual? Wear a slip-on or a loafer. - shop shoes
 
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