Men certainly are trying to keep pace with women when it comes to accessories and fashion. Unfortunately men’s accessories are not as wide-ranging as women’s. Cuff links, rings, chains are most commonly used accessories among men. However, the really stylish also wear earrings and bracelets. Fashion designers too tend to overlook these things. But men’s fashion accessories
certainly make a style statement and add a dash of sophistication to casual and formal wear
There are a few accessories which all men need: A simple belt – casual as well as a formal one that goes well with your clothes and your style is mandatory for men. Men’s belts are generally made of leather
and have a small buckle attached it. The belt usually measures 3 cm or less. Unless it is a jeans belt that is broad with flashy buckles
A black belt
is an essential part of a men’s wardrobe
as it becomes easy to pair it with black formal shoes. It is better to find belts that can be reversed and worn both ways. A combination of black and brown with chrome buckle would be perfect.
For formal men’s fashion
wear accessories like cuff links and matching tie is a must. In the past men had to strictly stick to formal wear while working, but with changes in time casual wear
has replaced formal wear at the place of work. Ties with loud patterns must be avoided as it does not suit all occasions. A stripped tie preferably in navy blue or burgundy is an essential part of men’s fashion accessories.
A chrome cuff link
not only looks sleek and elegant but also goes well with any tie. Cuff links in ovals, circular and square shapes look the best. It is an accessory which men cannot ignore.
Bags are also a part of men’s accessories. Today designs for men’s bags come in stylish patterns. Messenger bags go along well both with causal and formal wear. Those travelling can carry the backpack. Since the briefcase has become outdated do not bother to possess one. A black or brown messenger bag
made from leather or nylon is considered versatile.
During winter gloves and scarves are essential part of men’s accessories. Black leather gloves not just provides warmth and comfort but makes the wearer look stylish too. Stay of bright colored woolen gloves.
Wallets are indispensable for men. To make a style statement choose a plain black leather wallet, however avoid the ones with big logos. Watch is another accessory that can never be forgotten, though avoid gaudy and over-sized straps as they are not considered trendy. Stainless steel watch bands are not only durable but its good looks
make a person look masculine too. You could also opt for watches with leather straps, however avoid going into the water while you are wearing it.
Men’s fashion accessories need to be versatile – as it needs to blend well with your choice of outfits. Select accessories of classic colors and shapes to make it look interesting and versatile. There are some men who wear not accessories. Find out what your man prefers before you buy something expensive.
Hendrik has published over a hundred articles about mens fashion and style. He is also the owner of tie retailer: http://www.mens-ties.com/
– a site for ties, cuff link, pocket squares
, and tips about mens fashion.