STYLE ME GRASIE » fashion & lifestyle blog by grasie mercedes

fashion tip for men: to tuck or not to tuck

  • If your button-down shirt falls more than 3 inches past your belt, TUCK IT IN.
  • If it falls less than 3 inches past your belt or at it, you can LEAVE IT OUT.
  • There’s also the HALF TUCK trick. Just tuck in the front portion of your top so that your belt buckle shows.

When you don’t tuck in button-down shirts that are too long you end up looking sloppy and bigger (as in fatter) than you are. Throw on a belt and show off your waist! Its a much more polished and “put together” look.

Here are some examples to help you out: (click to view larger image) 

The TUCK IN

The LEAVE OUT

The HALF TUCK



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