Timeless and classicBeing the fashion savvy gentleman you are, you must know that your image will be the first thing they will certainly comment about. There is only one chance to make a first impression and you know how important it is. So you go and grab your trusty blue suit, light blue shirt and you pair it up with a yellow striped tie and a complementing yellow handkerchief or pocket square to complete the outfit. Your look is classic and polished with just the right amount of your personality.
A gentleman's attireHandkerchiefs have been used for centuries as you probably might have guessed. They serve a completely utilitarian purpose. It wasn't until the 1920's when they were started to be used as a complement to a suit and tie. Many don't consider pocket squares an accessory, but rather a necessity to complete an outfit. They bring balance and add the right amount of personality.
Sunshine anywhereYellow is the colour that the human eye detects the easiest. We are programmed to keep an eye out for anything yellow. The obvious association is with sunshine, and with it comes happiness, optimism and creativity. This signals others that you are approachable, friendly and receptive.
CombinationsThe blue and yellow combo in an outfit is a classic pairing. It provides the signals that you are an approachable, creative and overall relaxed person. This colour combo is great when you want to meet people. If you want to show self confidence but without being extravagant, consider adding hints of purple on either the shirt or the tie. You don't have to limit your yellow pocket square to hues of blue. Yellow also works well with neutral colors. So if you want to add a touch of excitement and color to your gray suit, you know what to do now.
It's all about personalityPocket squares are a great accessory to experiment with. They are the perfect place to add a bit of your personality without going overboard. Consider matching different patterns and fabrics. Since there are dozens of ways in how you can fold them you can choose what works best for the occasion. From simple and clean to exciting and creative there is a fold that will transmit the message. Just keep in mind that not all folds work with all types of fabric. Also keep in mind that you want to avoid the pocket square to bulge in your pocket. Choose one of our yellow pocket squares and add sunshine and polish to your outfit.