Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Things to Consider In Finding the Right Formal Wear

Whether you’re a student or an employee, you’ll always have events where you’ll be required to wear formal attire. There are a lot of people who’s really not comfortable in wearing this kind of clothing but it’s really unavoidable. Formal attire is a must in events that you can’t avoid in your lifetime. An example of such event is a job interview.

Just to give you an idea on how to make yourself as comfortable as you can while wearing formal clothes, here’s a list of the things you can consider.

  • Event. The first thing that you need to consider is the event you’ll be attending. You need to know what kind of event it is. For example, if it’s a job interview, as soon as possible be simple yet presentable. Always remember that first impression lasts. If it’s a meeting with the executives of your company then you should wear something corporate. For males, it’s coat and tie. For females, you could wear a blazer and a skirt but make sure that the skirt isn't too short. If you know what event you’ll be attending, you don’t need to be worried.
  • Theme. In some events, they provide a given theme, which is also known as a color code. This color should be seen in your attire. For males, it could be their tie and for females it could be the color of their dress. If there’s a theme, it’s a must that you know it cause if you don’t then you’ll end up looking someone who’s out of place at the event.
  • Cloth Texture. Actually for some this isn't really something they need to think about especially to those who’re already used to wearing formal attires but for those who’s don’t, they also consider the texture of the cloth used in the clothing they’ll wear. It’s important to make the formal clothes you’ll wear as comfortable as you can.

Always remember that when it comes to formal attire, being presentable and comfortable is a must.

Tanya Jones is a freelance content writer who loves shopping and fashion. She is currently working for Nova bags website. 


  1. I agree, considering the event is important. Haha, I remember when I attended an event last year, everybody was wearing formal and I am in jeans. So embarrassing!

  2. i agree with everything specially the idea of knwing what them of the event and whats with the event you to blend wih the people in the said event or stand out a bit but dont overdo it hhee xx

  3. Cloth texture is something I often overlook when picking out formal wear. Now I know that it's something important to consider. thanks for sharing.

  4. Thanks for this post! It's short but spot-on. I'm not very stylish or fashionable so tips like these, I find really helpful :)