The shirt and tie are a standard pair in every man’s wardrobe, but sometimes it can be hard to find the proper combination of the two. Whether you’re trying to match colors, fabrics or patterns it’s good for men to have an idea about how to properly match shirt and tie to convey the proper attitude. This infographic from Beckett Simonon contains a few rules of thumb to follow and a bunch of tips on how to match your shirt and tie, so you don’t have to wonder if you’re looking sharp or sloppy. For instance- your tie should always be darker than your shirt, and patterns like gingham check and plaid work well together, but polka dots and plaid do not. Follow these tips on properly matching your shirt and tie and you’ll be looking sharp every time you get dressed.


Beckett Simon | How to Match Shirt and Tie Patterns

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