The Colors of Men’s Clothing

Author: Necktie Advisor
March 20, 2008

Believe it or not, the color of your tie, your shirt, or your suit may be sending a message about your mood, your intentions, or your personality. Different colors carry different meanings, which are often picked up by others on a subconscious level. Just as certain colors draw you more than others, these same colors tend to give others an impression of who you are.

You already know that the style of clothing you wear should be chosen carefully for important events, such as interviews and business meetings. Likewise, you should always dress in colors that send the right message for the occasion. Below are the basic colors found in men’s fashion, and what impressions are associated with each.

Black

It is no mistake that black is popular among businessmen. Black carries with it an expression of authority and power. At the same time, black is traditional and elegant, an expression of style that is both understated and confident.

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What Does Wearing a Tie Say About You?

Author: Necktie Advisor
March 3, 2008

Folk wisdom claims that beauty is only skin deep. While that may be true, it is also true that your appearance sends a message about who you are as a person. Just as poor personal hygiene is often associated with laziness, and green hair and body piercings indicate angst and rebellion, how you dress gives a certain impression as well.

There are many occasions in a man’s life where he is expected to wear business attire – including, most notably, a tie. It is always the younger generation’s claim that wearing a tie is for conformists, but is it really? Wearing a tie is about sending a message – hopefully a different message than body odor or obscene piercings.

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The Colors of Men’s Clothing

Author: Necktie Advisor
February 20, 2008

Believe it or not, the color of your tie, your shirt, or your suit may be sending a message about your mood, your intentions, or your personality. Different colors carry different meanings, which are often picked up by others on a subconscious level. Just as certain colors draw you more than others, these same colors tend to give others an impression of who you are.

You already know that the style of clothing you wear should be chosen carefully for important events, such as interviews and business meetings. Likewise, you should always dress in colors that send the right message for the occasion. Below are the basic colors found in men’s fashion, and what impressions are associated with each.

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