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Business Suit w/ Notch Lapel & Patch Pockets Faux Pas

ThePanda

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Is it really a faux pas to have a business suit (navy and charcoal/dark gray) with patch pockets? I know the argument is formal vs casual, but who actually makes that or cares about that 'standard'?

Patch pockets are really useful... I really dig them on my blazer...
 

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The short answer is (if you took a poll of SF members), patch pockets are definitely less formal.
However, amongst the general populous, all they’ll see is a man in a suit, which is becoming more rare.
Rock the patch and enjoy. That’s what I do.

Phillip :)
 

ThePanda

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The short answer is (if you took a poll of SF members), patch pockets are definitely less formal.
However, amongst the general populous, all they’ll see is a man in a suit, which is becoming more rare.
Rock the patch and enjoy. That’s what I do.

Phillip :)
Ha! I like this mindset! I will rock the patch pockets! Just have to get my wife on board with a suit!
 

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