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25 Suit Rules All Men Need to Know

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A man can’t be called a gentleman if he doesn’t know how to wear his suit.

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Not too long ago I got a job to make 2 suits for a new client of KOBI KOACHMAN. The guy in question had never owned a suit before, this was going to be his first.

As always, I try to understand what kind of job my client needs then I tailor my pitch to their job while suggesting my ideas on the design as well as other details which I think would look nice on them – such as the fabric, the right color for the skin tone and other additional accessories that will complement the overall look.

A couple of questions came to mind while I was considering the kind of the suit I’ll make for him. Things like…what would be the best colors to make for him – considering this was his first, would it be a double vent or single vent, should I choose a single or double button style? Should I go for notch or peak lapel? And most importantly, what occasion does he need these suits for, is it for work, for a special event or for both?

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After I decided what was suitable for my client, I thought it was important for him to know Suit Rules that would guide him when rocking his brand new bespoke suit once it arrives.

I decided to share some basic suit rules all men need to know. So this article is for my clients, my fellow menswear stylists, the tailors and all dapper gents out there.

These rules basically tell you how to choose a suit, how to get them tailored, the shirts, ties, shoe, and watches to wear with them and best of all – how to look great in a suit. Enjoy!

Also Read: How to Maintain and Care for Your Suit

 

25 SUIT RULES ALL MEN NEED TO KNOW

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Rule #1

Your first suit should NOT be Black. Go for either a solid navy blue or a solid charcoal grey, these two colors should be the first two suit colors you should get. Always choose a charcoal grey over a black suit. When you must have had 3-4 suits you may then go for a black.

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Rule #2

Choose the right Lapel type – There are three basic forms of suit lapels: notched, peaked and shawl. The shawl lapel is most suitable for dinner jackets/tuxedos. The notch lapel is ideal for single-breasted suits, blazers, and sports coats.

Not recommended for double-breasted suits and tuxedos. The double-breasted suit should always have peak lapels. They are also appropriate on single-breasted suits and you’ll often see these suit lapels on pinstriped fabrics.
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RELATED: SUIT LAPEL TYPES | SHAWL LAPEL VS PEAK LAPEL VS NOTCH LAPEL

 

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Rule #3

Thin lapels are more modern. Wide lapels are more old-school. Choose wisely.

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Rule #4

Double vents in the back are more modern and fashionable than single vents.

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Rule #5

The suit jacket should be just long enough to cover your pants zipper and butt.

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Charcoal Grey, Double Button, and Notch Lapel

Rule #6

When you get your suit home, you’ll need a seam ripper or a small, sharp pair of scissors. Un-stitch the jacket’s pockets, remove the tack stitches from the jacket’s vents and remove the little-embroidered label from the jacket’s left sleeve. Do this very carefully to ensure you don’t actually rip the fabric or neighboring threads.

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ON SHOES

Rule #7

As a general rule, a Black Formal shoe will go with nearly all suit colors. However, you can make more of an impact if you go for a brown or tan shoe when wearing either a Navy/Blue or Light Colour suit. You should match your shoes to the color of your suit using this rule:

  • Black Suit = Black Shoe
  • Charcoal Grey Suit = Black Shoe
  • Light Grey Suit = Black Shoe or Brown Shoe
  • Any Shade of Blue Suit (Navy, Powder Blue etc) = Brown Shoe or Black Shoe
  • Brown Suit = Brown Shoe

 

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 ALSO READ: A GUIDE TO MATCHING YOUR SHOES & YOUR SUIT

Rule #8

Your belt should be fairly thin and should be the exact same color as your shoes. Black and Brown (including different shades of brown such as tan) is preferred for a corporate look.

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ON BUTTONS

Rule #9

If you’re going for more formal business attire, opt for a double-button, notched lapel jacket. Although, the one button suit is something you see common nowadays; while this suit is a perfect choice for formal occasions, parties, and social events, it is also an appropriate choice for business occasions [especially those who consider themselves extraordinary gentlemen].

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Rule #10

The top button of a two-button suit (or the middle button of a three-button suit) should fall at or above the navel. No matter what you do, NEVER fasten the last button of a single-breasted suit.

If a single breasted suit has 1 button, the button should always be buttoned when standing and unfastened when one sits down. However, if it has 2 buttons, the top button should remain buttoned, while the bottom button is left undone. With 3 buttons, you have options. You can either button the top two and leave the bottom unfastened, or simply button the center button. 

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Rule #11

Always unfasten the buttons on your suit when you sit down. NO exceptions

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Rule #12

The bottom button of a vest/waistcoat should always be unbuttoned.

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Rule #13

Never fasten the bottom button of a double-breasted jacket (unless it has only a single row of buttons).

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 Also Read: How to wear a double breasted suit

 

READ  How to Match Your Tie to Your Suits and Shirts (Part 1 of 2)

ON TIES

Rule #14

The width of the tie should match the width of the lapel.

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Rule #15

Your tie should always be darker than your dress shirt. A bold tie should be paired with a subtle shirt.

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 Also Read: 10 Tie Rules All Men Need To Know

Rule #16

Your tie should JUST reach the waistband of your trousers or the center of your belt buckle.

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Rule #17

Your tie bar should never be wider than your tie

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ON FIT

Rule #18

For a proper-fitting jacket, you should be able to fit a fist between your chest and the fabric.

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Rule #19

Your sleeve cuffs should be exposed to half an inch. For a harmonious look, try to match the visible cuff length to the amount of collar that is visible at the back of the neck.

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Rule #20

Make sure that your socks are long enough that there’s no exposed leg when sitting down. Also, experiment with colorful socks

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Rule #21

For a more fashion-forward look, the pant hem should hit right at the top of your shoe (No Breaks). For a more conservative look, the pants should cover the top of the shoe and parts of the laces (Quarter Breaks). Every modern gentleman should aim for a quarter or no break should be one of your ideal styles, be it pants or chinos/khaki. Avoid the trouser length reaching the sole of your shoe. Avoid double folds as well.

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Also Read: A MAN’S GUIDE TO TROUSER LENGTHS | THE BREAK

 

ON ACCESSORIES:

Rule #22

Do NOT over-accessorize. A pocket square, a tie bar, a collar pin and a lapel pin is too much at once. If you’re already wearing a pocket square, a tie bar, and a collar pin, you should really avoid adding that lapel pin.

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Rule #23

A pocket square is one of the few menswear accessories which can add an extra level of polish and elegant touch to your suit. Avoid matching it with your tie either in pattern or fabric choice, instead find colors that complement the outfit. You find a lot of men matching their ties to their pocket squares, just for the sake of ease and by so doing it removes the taste it adds to the outfit.

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Rule #24

Never wear a sports watch with a suit. Get yourself a proper watch, a classy piece either a leather or a chain watch is fine.

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Rule #25

Never wear a Backpack with Suit, opt for a nice briefcase or a messenger bag.

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FINAL THOUGHTS

Thanks for stopping by. If this article has revealed a bunch of things you didn’t know before, please leave a reply below as I’d love to hear from you. For any comments, contributions or inquiries, you may use the Contact Form.

Do you need a custom tailored suit? Contact us today via email: services@mrkoachman.com or WhatsApp [+234 (0) 7011961540]. For other Menswear Styling, Wardrobe Upgrade, Tailoring and Alterations, Personal Shopping, Fashion, and Accessory needs, don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to being your Personal Stylist and Image Partner as you acquire a new stylish image to match your lifestyle and goals.

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Till you hear from me again, Stay Classy!

Yours in Style,

Kobi O. Mbagwu (Mr. Kobi)
Founder, MrKoachman.com
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Mr. Kobi

I am Mr. Kobi, a professional style consultant, menswear blogger & entrepreneur who uses fashion to change people’s lives. My personal goal is to help gentlemen dress better, live well, do well and develop a unique personal style that matches with their lifestyle and goals. I believe that success can be built through style. I believe that fashion is a tool that can be used to change people’s lives positively. I strongly believe that if you dress well, you look good, and if you look good, you feel good and when you feel good, you worry less, and the less you worry the more you are able to stay motivated and focused in your goals pursuit and by so doing you are able to live a more fulfilling and successful life.

I am Mr. Kobi, a professional style consultant, menswear blogger & entrepreneur who uses fashion to change people’s lives. My personal goal is to help gentlemen dress better, live well, do well and develop a unique personal style that matches with their lifestyle and goals. I believe that success can be built through style. I believe that fashion is a tool that can be used to change people’s lives positively. I strongly believe that if you dress well, you look good, and if you look good, you feel good and when you feel good, you worry less, and the less you worry the more you are able to stay motivated and focused in your goals pursuit and by so doing you are able to live a more fulfilling and successful life.

145 Comments

  1. Nnanna

    November 5, 2015 at 8:53 AM

    Awesome piece… It’s trendy and a bit fashion forward to wear a completely different colour of pocket square….. Even though a bit more conservative I still think you can pull off a stare or 2 with one that matches your tie.

    As for the socks…. I’m not sure of the clown colours.. I actually love it on others…. But “na black sure pass”.

    More grease bro…

    • Victor

      August 8, 2016 at 8:36 PM

      I love the rules, just opened my eyes to a whole new level of style and fashion

  2. MR. KOBI

    November 5, 2015 at 11:22 AM

    Thanks a lot Bro, I’m glad you enjoyed reading it. I totally agree with you there are some ways to pull off a classy look by matching them but as much as possible they shouldn’t be worn that way especially if cut from same cloth. Doing so always is just an easy and simplistic way of matching them, and is guaranteed to make most men look as if they are “lazy”. But the ability to choose colors that would complement the tie with a degree of contrast, sets one apart as a true stylish man.

    For socks…lol @ clown colors, I love them as much as I love my plain socks. I think you should try them out. But in my opinion they should be avoided when wearing Tuxedos. Will talk more about how to match pocket square and tie in a whole new article later, watch out. Thanks so much for stopping by.

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  6. CORY GRAFSTEIN

    January 16, 2016 at 4:21 AM

    where DO YOU STAND ON SUSPENDERS.? CLIPS OR BUTTONS.

    • Mr. Kobi

      January 16, 2016 at 7:16 AM

      Hey Cory, I love suspenders, I use both type both for myself and when I’m styling my clients. However for strict professional look I prefer to use button type, but if it’s for a wedding styling, my first choice would be to use the clip type with a gold or silver metal bit and match it with a gold or silver accessories such as the groom’s and groomsmen wrist watches, cuff links and belt head. Please do check out my article on suspenders – https://mrkoachman.com/2015/09/08/the-kobi-koachman-guide-to-mens-suspenders-a-timeless-accessory-for-the-stylish-gent/

  7. Munawwar Hussain

    January 16, 2016 at 6:17 PM

    Hi Mr Kobi
    Brilliant piece written.
    There are many part of the rules most of the time we ignore. I enjoyed reading it .
    Also will keep in mind for future dressing.

    Thanks a ton!
    Keep enlightening us!
    God Bless you!

    Munawwar

    us!

    • Mr. Kobi

      January 16, 2016 at 7:11 PM

      You’re welcome @Munawwar. Thank you for your kind words, I’m ever so pleased you enjoyed it!

  8. Krishna Prasad

    January 17, 2016 at 11:57 AM

    Its very much informative…

    • Mr. Kobi

      January 17, 2016 at 12:33 PM

      Thanks Krishna and thanks for stopping by.

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  16. Dada Ayodeji Seun

    June 1, 2016 at 5:17 AM

    Wao, this is expository and mind blowing. Am impressed

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 1, 2016 at 7:30 AM

      Thanks Seun…I’m glad you enjoyed reading this. I appreciate your stopping by. Since you loved this one, i’m sure you will find this one interesting as well – https://mrkoachman.com/five-tips-on-looking-better-in-a-suit Please do check it out and let me have your feedback. Cheers!!

  17. Fashion Trends and Tips

    June 1, 2016 at 11:09 AM

    Thank you for share this tips. It’s very useful tips for Mens

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 1, 2016 at 11:34 AM

      Happy to hear this. Thank you too for your nice words on the article, glad it was enjoyable.

  18. Kayode Oluwajana

    June 1, 2016 at 11:28 AM

    Very educative. Kudos.

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 1, 2016 at 11:36 AM

      Good to hear this, Thanks Kay!

      • Ray

        June 1, 2016 at 5:22 PM

        Thanks man. I enjoyed reading your write up. Keep them coming.

  19. sam

    June 1, 2016 at 5:43 PM

    Nice one ,i hv ready learnt new things

    • Joseph udosen

      June 1, 2016 at 6:57 PM

      I already knew most of the rules but was rather taken aback when you legislate that one can wear brown shoes with a blue coloured suit. I thought it is considered faux pax to combine blue with brown . I need answers!

      • Tunde Sanni

        June 1, 2016 at 7:49 PM

        Quite informative! You cannot claim ignorance when you violate rules. You just need to know!

      • Mr. Kobi

        June 1, 2016 at 11:38 PM

        Thanks Tunde, oh yeah I agree!

      • Mr. Kobi

        June 1, 2016 at 11:34 PM

        Hi Joseph, thanks so much for stopping by. Unlike most other suit colors, a blue suit can go on any of the three major shoe colors namely Brown, Black and Burgundy. Wearing the blue colored suit is not considered faux pax infact it’s perfect, classy and should be your first choice of shoe color on a neutral occasion from a business day at the office to happy hours to a business casual invitation. I will address this in detail in a future article, do subscribe and watch out for it. Thanks again.

      • Mr. Kobi

        June 12, 2016 at 11:17 PM

        Hi Joseph. I had earlier mentioned to you that I was writing an article which covers this topic in detail – please find the GUIDE TO MATCHING YOUR SHOES & YOUR SUIT – https://mrkoachman.com/how-to-match-suits-and-shoes

        I hope you’d enjoy it.

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 1, 2016 at 11:36 PM

      Thank you very much. I’m glad you enjoyed reading it.

  20. Eche

    June 2, 2016 at 7:21 AM

    I enjoyed reading this. Where’s your shop located?

    • Mike

      June 2, 2016 at 12:22 PM

      A good read. Please provide more details on pocket square- should it be puffy or folded? Also let’s have your details for contact.

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 2, 2016 at 12:56 PM

      Thanks for reading Eche, I’m glad you enjoyed. I’m based in Lagos and we are into Menswear Image and Style Consulting which includes Men’s Style & Wardrobe Makeover, Personal Shopping, Wedding Styling Of Groom and Groomsmen etc. For more indept details on what we offer, please do check here for our services. https://mrkoachman.com/styling-services. You can send me an email @ mrkobi@kobikoachman.com let me know exactly what you need.

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  22. nneakani

    June 2, 2016 at 1:45 PM

    Nice one. I just sent it to my husband.

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 2, 2016 at 4:02 PM

      Hi Nneakani, Thanks a lot for sharing. I appreciate.

  23. Philip

    June 3, 2016 at 1:28 AM

    Really educative… Thanks for sharing. Learnt so much!

  24. Nneka

    June 3, 2016 at 9:53 AM

    Discuss ‘s just too awesome…

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 3, 2016 at 3:03 PM

      🙂 Thank you Nneka…hope you would forward to your male friends…

  25. Kelvin

    June 3, 2016 at 10:51 AM

    I like this piece. Thank you for the eye opening Sir.

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 3, 2016 at 3:03 PM

      Thank you Kelvin!

  26. Ebonhor Sebastian

    June 3, 2016 at 1:51 PM

    This is a beautiful piece, I learnt. Lot from it. Keep it up. Write something about types of ties and their fashion acceptability. We see a lot of tie combinations with suits or shirts, honest mistakes sometimes but scary, like check tie with check shirt, striped with stripe combos and co. Thanks again for writing this.

  27. saleh

    June 3, 2016 at 4:14 PM

    I learnt a lot

  28. Maigaskiya

    June 3, 2016 at 9:52 PM

    Interesting read… even though reading it has just caused fight with bae who needed my attention but I was too busy digesting your wealth of knowledge. I didn’t just follow ur insta page, I also turn the notification on😊. Thanks!

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 3, 2016 at 11:57 PM

      Lol. I’m sure when she sees what you are reading she is going to make up with you. Thanks a lot for reading, i’m glad you find it interesting. And thanks for following me on Instagram. Let’s keep in touch.

  29. Wisdom

    June 4, 2016 at 1:39 AM

    Awesome

  30. Sonou Joseph

    June 4, 2016 at 7:17 AM

    please I am planning my wedding and i have chosen to wear a royal blue suit. What accessories can i use with it? Your reply is very vital to me

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 4, 2016 at 7:48 AM

      Hello Sonou, congratulations on your upcoming wedding. If it’s a royal blue tuxedo, you will certainly need a bow tie, if it’s just a normal 2 piece suit, you have options of a neck tie or a bow tie, but i would also suggest a bow tie. Others: pocket square, boutonniere for you, your patent leather black oxford or double monk, you colorful socks, black belt and other accessories you can use to elevate your look so it won’t be as if you are dressed for an office/work occasion. Your best man look will be slightly different from this as well. As you know I style weddings so feel free to contact me if you need me to take care of the whole look you and what your best man & grooms men will be wearing and cordinate the whole look to complement the ladies look. Coincidentally I am actually writing about this topic this weekend and you should watch out for the post by tomorrow. Do subscribe here https://mrkoachman.com/subscribe

  31. Martin

    June 4, 2016 at 1:03 PM

    Splendid article. Thanks to my female friend that posted this link on her Facebook page.

  32. Elly Oula

    June 4, 2016 at 1:14 PM

    I love what I have learnt on the 25 suit rules, mistakes which I made in the past is now corrected. thanks guys

  33. Mac

    June 4, 2016 at 5:43 PM

    Great post, did learn some tinz. Most importantly d neck tie n breast pocket

  34. Richard Ejeng Dauda

    June 4, 2016 at 10:12 PM

    Very educative

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 5, 2016 at 9:48 AM

      Thanks Richard! Glad you enjoyed reading it. Please come back for more. Cheers 🙂

  35. Abraham Mbuthia

    June 4, 2016 at 11:22 PM

    Thanks. I totally appreciate the info..indeed, a good piece.

  36. Pius Mugo

    June 5, 2016 at 5:33 AM

    Wow! Surprised by the choice of pocket square. Thanks!

  37. David karani

    June 5, 2016 at 8:26 AM

    …..very interesting article you put there….lookin to read more n probably buy a suit from you one day

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 5, 2016 at 9:46 AM

      Thanks a lot David, I appreciate your stopping by. Please keep coming back, don’t be a stranger 🙂 have you subscribed yet? If not, you can do so here : https://mrkoachman.com/subscribe

  38. Siestorm

    June 5, 2016 at 8:37 AM

    Awesome piece…. learnt a lot

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 5, 2016 at 9:45 AM

      I’m glade you did, thanks a lot for stopping by. Please subscribe to keep in touch.

  39. Nkeng

    June 5, 2016 at 12:44 PM

    Thanks alot for this piece. Very informative indeed. I noticed people in Eastern Africa tend to either be ignorant or frown upon the bow tie. What are your thoughts on the bow tie as far as lapel type is concerned? Can it go with either 3 types or lapel, or mainly with the shawl lapel? Thanks.

  40. Suzan

    June 5, 2016 at 2:09 PM

    Always love to read your writings; Both entertaining and educating . Keep up the good works and efforts. I am hopeful that through this, we can help improve the dressing sense for many. Cheers

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 8, 2016 at 10:23 PM

      Thank you so much Suzan for the encouragement. That’s the goal in sight…I believe it will happen!

  41. Dessy

    June 9, 2016 at 2:58 AM

    Excellent tips. Thanks for this article Mr. Kobi

    • Mr. Kobi

      June 9, 2016 at 8:33 AM

      Thanks Dessy. I appreciate.

  42. David Richards

    June 9, 2016 at 3:23 PM

    Wow. Thank you for the help, it is much appreciated.

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  44. joel

    June 11, 2016 at 4:18 PM

    Respect Bro…Perfect piece

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  47. Dzidefo Originale Muziq

    June 24, 2016 at 8:57 PM

    i am not a fan of suits for now but this is an eye opener. great educative piece

    • Mr. Kobi

      July 1, 2016 at 9:35 AM

      Thanks a lot Dzidefo!!!

  48. Oheneba

    June 25, 2016 at 11:29 PM

    That was on Point. I’ve learnt a few stuff

  49. Julius Mmaniyei Okpei

    June 26, 2016 at 10:26 AM

    Mr. Kobi, thank you so much. When can one wear a yellow or white suit? Which time of the day will be more appropriate for such colours and which functions will they be more appropriate for? What dress shirt colours will fit perfectly with these suits?

    • Mr. Kobi

      July 1, 2016 at 11:02 AM

      Hi Julius, These are not conventional colors and so as long as you are wearing your suits for corporate or professional functions, they aren’t good colors to choose.

  50. Joel Angiro

    June 26, 2016 at 10:58 AM

    Quite insightful, thank you.

  51. Uzo

    June 26, 2016 at 12:49 PM

    Nice article. .I like this.. I need a good suit..

  52. onyinyechi

    June 26, 2016 at 3:22 PM

    I so much like this article, it has taught me a lot on the rules of how to wear suits. Please I like to have some suits from you.

    • Mr. Kobi

      July 1, 2016 at 9:31 AM

      Hi Onyinyechi, Thank you very much. Can you send me an email on the type of suit you would like 2 piece suit, 3 piece suit, double breasted suit, what colors you need, where you stay…send me these details to mrkobi@kobikoachman.com and we’ll take it from there.

  53. Jude

    June 26, 2016 at 4:27 PM

    Quite helpful. Well appreciated!

  54. Alvin Heir-Kosgei

    June 30, 2016 at 4:40 PM

    Fantastic!

  55. Norman

    July 1, 2016 at 7:25 AM

    That’s a good piece, a lot of insights too. Just wondering how to balance between having a suit that fits well whereas my hips/thighs are big such that the trouser wears out faster due to friction leaving the coat

    • Mr. Kobi

      July 1, 2016 at 9:30 AM

      Hi Norman, thanks for stopping by. How about going for a bespoke suit…the tailor should be able to do a good job in tailoring the trouser to fit giving just enough room to avoid the friction.

    • Tobi

      July 5, 2016 at 12:36 AM

      I have the same issue Norman. I have 2 very expensive suits with worn out trousers because of my big tighs. Picking a suit size with consideration for my tighs would leave me with a suit not fitted. Does this mean I need bespoke suits?

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  57. Alex

    July 3, 2016 at 11:58 AM

    Thanks so much. I have learned a lot.

  58. Abubakar

    July 4, 2016 at 12:26 PM

    Very good piece of information on what and how to wear men’s suits. Am in how do I get started?

  59. Joseph Mureithi.

    July 4, 2016 at 3:08 PM

    It is a good article on grooming.

  60. donald

    July 4, 2016 at 5:55 PM

    On point n educative on grooming.

  61. Nick

    July 5, 2016 at 8:52 AM

    Well written article..welldone.

  62. Bassey Ette

    July 5, 2016 at 1:10 PM

    Great Kobi. I am really impress by the richness and brevity of your piece.

  63. Peter Masai

    July 5, 2016 at 6:41 PM

    Thanks I have learned a lot but what color of my shirt go with which color of the suit

  64. oluwamayowa

    July 6, 2016 at 8:11 AM

    thanks a bunch mr kobi, this is indeed a well enlightened piece. I will appreciate reading this for life

  65. victor

    July 8, 2016 at 1:16 PM

    Waoh, I thought it was normal for the pocket square to be same colour with the tie. Thanks for the info. Keep up

  66. mwashumbeallan@gmail.com

    July 12, 2016 at 7:29 AM

    Hi. What a good article. I have learnt alot on suits which I didnt know. Thanks and hope to make purchase from you soon.

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  68. misshopeshi

    July 28, 2016 at 3:05 AM

    Am not a man and I liked this

  69. Amachree Gracioso Awongo

    August 1, 2016 at 4:23 PM

    Thanks it has been such a revelation

  70. Tony

    August 7, 2016 at 3:29 PM

    Awesome post….

  71. Jyde

    August 7, 2016 at 9:58 PM

    Thank you.
    Lovely write up.
    Keep up the good work.
    I learnt a lot from it.

    • Mr. Kobi

      August 9, 2016 at 9:49 AM

      Many Thanks Jyde! I appreciate the love.

  72. Kanny Azuike

    August 10, 2016 at 4:51 AM

    Great information you put together here,indeed looking good is good business.Thanks a million kobi

    • Mr. Kobi

      August 10, 2016 at 8:38 AM

      You are very welcome Kanny!

  73. Tonye D. Pepple

    August 10, 2016 at 11:03 AM

    Thanks Mr. Kobi For the time u spend to enlighten men on how to look like a “Gentleman”… Love to hear from you always

    • Mr. Kobi

      August 10, 2016 at 11:14 AM

      Thanks Tonye! It’s always my pleasure.

  74. Luciano

    August 10, 2016 at 1:22 PM

    revealing again.reminds me of reading RMD’s MR Magazine in the 90’s.kudos.however l find contrasting pocket square and tie (rule 23) kind a odd.you may need to convince me.

  75. Benjamin Sunday

    August 11, 2016 at 6:59 AM

    insightful!
    many, many thanks for being a distinct plus.

    • Mr. Kobi

      August 11, 2016 at 8:59 AM

      You are welcome!!!

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  77. hendricks omale

    August 11, 2016 at 11:03 PM

    Good councel. O love it

  78. Chidi

    August 11, 2016 at 11:33 PM

    What a piece! Can you recommend a good Nigerian suit tailor?
    You may send by messenger.

    • Mr. Kobi

      August 12, 2016 at 10:57 AM

      Hi Chidi. Thanks I’m glad you love it. We will help you with a new well tailored suit. It’s part of our services – https://mrkoachman.com/styling-services Please send me your details as well as the type of suits you are interested in via mrkobi@kobikoachman.com I’ll contact you.

  79. OGUNGBENRO PHILIP MUYIWA

    August 12, 2016 at 6:02 PM

    Man, you did a great exposition… 5🌟 for you

    • Mr. Kobi

      August 12, 2016 at 11:11 PM

      Thanks a lot!!! I appreciate.

  80. wole

    August 13, 2016 at 8:30 AM

    quite enlightening. thanks a million.

  81. Kole Samuel

    August 13, 2016 at 1:43 PM

    Really educative!

  82. Henry

    August 14, 2016 at 4:26 AM

    I really need a sit, how do i meet u

  83. Chima Okafor

    August 15, 2016 at 12:13 PM

    it was really wonderful, so glad to read it. keep on the update,

  84. hermes

    August 17, 2016 at 12:11 AM

    This is educating, thanks alot

  85. babsajayiolushola

    August 17, 2016 at 12:40 PM

    Whao! Learnt greatly from this. Thank you.

  86. jude

    August 22, 2016 at 4:34 PM

    Thanks mr kobi

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  89. IME ABAKADA

    September 1, 2016 at 9:54 AM

    I knew few things about suit before but now I am upgraded. Thanks for taking time out to create this awareness for men.

    • Mr. Kobi

      September 1, 2016 at 12:26 PM

      🙂 I’m glad to hear this. Thanks a lot!

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  92. rejoice

    October 4, 2016 at 9:01 AM

    I really appreciate ur advice it’s a good one,keep doing the good work

    • Mr. Kobi

      October 4, 2016 at 3:54 PM

      Thanks Rejoice!!

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