“We all get dressed the same way. One leg at a time.”
While true to a certain extent, we all have our own, unique routine for selecting an outfit each and every morning. I know many guys who start with a suit, and build from there, while others begin with their shirt. I even know a fellow who builds his entire outfit around his colorful socks! But one thing is for sure – for any working professional, the most important part of his outfit is his shirt/tie combination.
By now, you already know the value in a limitless Collection of ties, always giving you something “fresh” to wear with your rotation of suits. But what is a tie without an accompanying shirt? To that extent, we have partnered with Alenford, an NYC-based maker of luxury Italian-made shirts, to bring you a 4-part series, helping you match different shirts (Solids, Stripes, Checks, Plaids) with your ties. We’ll give some basic tips, as well as some for those willing to take some risks.
Part 1 – Solids
Solid shirts provide a blank canvas from which you can go in a variety of directions. It is the easiest to pair, as you can go with a solid or patterned tie, in a variety of colors. For beginners, find a tie that has the shirt’s color as its secondary, or accent, color.
This is part 1 of a 4-part series highlighting ways to match your FreshNeck tie with your Alenford shirt. FreshNeck members can enjoy a 20% discount off an Alenford shirt with the code “FRESH20″ (cap sensitive).
Look out for the remaining 3 parts, which will explore combinations using striped, checkered, and plaid shirts.
And remember, if you are looking for something a little more personal, our stylists are standing by to help you. Just shoot them an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on Alenford, please visit their e-commerce website at ww.alenford.com or schedule an appointment for a personal fitting with the Style Expert Luigi Leonardi by contacting him at Luigi.Leonardi@alenford.com.