Posted by menstyleqa on Mar 19, 2012 in Fabrics & Colors, Men's Clothing | 2 comments
Question – Cotton Scarf well knoted with a Linen suit? Can you mix textures like this?
Simple answer is yes. You can mix different fabrics (it would be hard to wear the basic wool suit/cotton shirt business dress combination if you couldn’t!)
Linen and cotton specifically are similar but visibly not the same, which is always bad matching. The way to do it is to select very different colors/patterns — in the example here, you’re in even better shape, since a simple scarf isn’t going to unbalance the whole outfit.
In the summer it’s even reasonably common to wear a linen suit with a cotton shirt. Again, the important thing is just to make sure that the color and the pattern are firmly distinct from one another so it doesn’t look like you were trying for a perfect match and failed.
Was this answer helpful?
This Article Will Help You About Matching Linen Jacket With Different Fabric Trousers
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Posted by Kcgeathers on Jul 6, 2014
Posted by Sam Youn on Jul 3, 2014
Posted by Kcgeathers on Jun 15, 2014
Posted by Mike Desmarais on Jun 13, 2014
Posted by Kennen Horton on Jun 10, 2014
Posted by Hemang Raithatha on Jun 7, 2014
Posted by Clay Dees on Dec 18, 2012
Posted by Carlos on Dec 31, 2012
Posted by Andybiotic on May 3, 2012
Posted by Shaun_Kingston on Jan 12, 2013
Posted by Nicholas on Nov 12, 2012
Posted by ratnacage on Dec 11, 2012
Posted by Clay Dees on Dec 27, 2012
Posted by Stylnfortheshortguy on May 8, 2012
Posted by PaulV on Jan 31, 2013
Posted by Theflyingbrant on Apr 20, 2013
Posted by ChristopherLee89 on Jan 25, 2013
Posted by John JJ on Jul 16, 2013
Posted by nelson2165 on Nov 20, 2012
Posted by GreenIon on Jul 5, 2012
You are not currently logged in.
Powered by RealMenRealStyle