Pull off a smart and casual Dress Code
There are essencially 3 MAJOR tips for dressing casual but cool, calm and collected. Here is a Men-File for you to know how to cause the best impression in any circunstance, and still looking amazing!
1. 20% makes the difference – the 80/20 rule:
The 80/20 principle by Pareto means that “80% of the outcome comes from 20% of the input”.
An even choice (50% formal attire, 50% not formal attire) is an error, you will just look neither one thing or the other. The best choice is to stick with 80% formal, 20% “normal” – 20% of casual will totally and completly bring the formality down, but you will still look very appropriate. Like that guy that doesn’t put any effort into it but always looks amazing.
2. It’s better to be Smart
Here are some smart ideas that can make you lookt casual withoiut actually looking formal – one or two from this and we promise it will do:
* Replace suit trousers trousers with chinos.
* Swap formal shoes for sneakers
* Replace your shirt with a polo shirt
* Lose the tie – definatly
* Swap the blazer for a casual jacket
* Use knitwear
3. What’s The Occasion?
These are the essencial questions: Will you have a date? It’s “Casual Friday” at work? Do you have an incoming interview? Friends or co-workers night out? Act accordingly!