* Spice up your coat this fall with a pocket square
* Seasonal and more traditional picks
* The key difference between pocket squares and handkerchiefs are rolled hems
Once relegated to being just an accessory, the pocket square has, of late, become more of a focal point in one’s outfit. Often times a little can say a lot and the pocket square does just that. Whether you wear sport coats or suits frequently or infrequently, a pocket square is a nice way to finish things off. Here are ten to buy and rotate through your wardrobe this season.
1. TieMart Skull and Crossbones Paisley
Just in time for Halloween, TieMart’s seasonally-themed orange and black polyester pocket square could just as easily be worn any other day of the week, if the pirate life is something you aspire to on a daily basis.
TieMart Skull and Crossbones Paisley Pocket Square
2. Puentes Denver Light Blue 10×10
Sometimes a simple white cotton 10 x 10 inch pocket square with a light blue trim is all you need. If it doesn’t, there are plenty of other colors to be had from Puentes Denver, like black, yellow, red or green.
Puentes Denver Light Blue 10x10
3. Puentes Denver Nautical Button Collection
Mostly adorned with anchors, the Nautical Button Collection pocket square from Puentes Denver adds a pop of red here and there with life preservers and steering wheel, topped off with a wooden button.
Puentes Denver Nautical Button Collection
4. Declan Microfiber Handkerchief
Done up in a classic paisley styling, the Declan Microfiber Handkerchief doubles as a pocket square and cleaning cloth for your smartphone or glasses.
Declan Microfiber Handkerchief
5. Nordstrom’s Pre-folded Perfect Pocket Square
Tie dye vibes on Nordstrom’s Pre-folded Perfect Pocket Square from the store’s men’s line make this pocket square adaptable to just about any occasion – formal or otherwise.
Nordstrom's Pre-folded Perfect Pocket Square
6. The Tie Bar Set
If you’re all about the matchy-matchy, the Tie Bar Set from East Dane includes a navy knit tie, polka-dotted crew socks and a checkered pocket square.
The Tie Bar Set
7. The Tie Bar Trendy Green 5-Pack Pocket Squares
Variety is the spice of life and The Tie Bar’s Trendy Green 5-pack of pocket squares includes a wide range of options for just about any and every occasion.
The Tie Bar Trendy Green 5-Pack Pocket Square Set
8. Ted Baker London Floral Wool Pocket Square
With vintage looks, Ted Baker’s watercolor floral print wool pocket square is the perfect winter accessory adding just the right amount of color.
Ted Baker London Floral Wool Pocket Square
9. Paul Smith Printed Cotton Pocket Square
Equal parts class and crass, Paul Smith finds the right balance on this Italian-made featherweight cotton pocket square featuring an old-school pinup style femme fatale.
Paul Smith Printed Cotton Pocket Square
10. Drake’s Printed Wool And Silk-Blend Pocket Square
Even without knowing this particular pocket square was from Drake’s of London, you’d know based on the design that it was most definitely inspired by medieval England. Made in Italy from a silk and wool blend, this particular pocket square stands apart from the pack in the best ways possible.