1 SUIT, 5 WAYS : THE CLASSIC GREY SUIT

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ersatility of your wardrobe is just one of the many lessons we preach about here at Genuine Men’s Magazine. The mid grey suit is a wardrobe staple that always provides a great starting canvas for your personal touches. The endless combinations of shirts, ties and footwear that can be paired with your typical grey suit would really surprise you. Investing in a classic, well-made, well-fitting suit is the first step. Next, assemble a line up of classic men’s dress shirts that works with a majority of the clothing in your closet. The difference between looking like the average guy on wall street and a stylish gentleman is knowing how to balance the traditional with a touch of style. The following 5 grey suit combinations are meant to inspire you when you’re stuck in a style rut.


LOOK 1

SUITSUPPLY – NAPOLI PLAIN GREY – $399.00TWILLORY – WHITE PANAMA – $99.00MONSIEUR FOX – PIN DOT GRENADINE – $115.00COBBLER UNION – FRANCIS II – $395.00BERG & BERG – OVER THE CALF BIRDSEYE WOOL SOCKS – $20.00THE TIE BAR – SOLID POCKET SQUARE WITH BORDER – $10.00ORIENT – BAMBINO VERSION 2 – $260.00

LOOK 2

SUITSUPPLY – NAPOLI PLAIN GREY – $399.00BULOVA – MEN’S AUTOMATIC WATCH – $219.00HUGH AND CRYE – FOXHALL CLUB COLLAR SHIRT – $95.00FORT BELVEDERE – SILVER COLLAR PIN SAFETY PIN – $30.00DRAKES – GREY PRINCE OF WALES CHECK WOVEN WOOL/CASHMERE TIE – $150 TIES.COM – WHITE EDGED LINEN POCKET SQUARE – $10.00JOHNSTON & MURPHY – HYDE PARK II CAP-TOE – $275.00

LOOK 3

SUITSUPPLY – NAPOLI PLAIN GREY – $399.00UNIQLO – FINE MERINO WOOL TURTLENECK – $39.90TISSOT – T-CLASSIC STAINLESS STEEL – $173.90SHOE PASSIONS – BLACK BELT – $85.90ENERWEAR MEN’S OUTLAST FLAT KNIT AUTUMN CASUAL DRESS SOCKS – $16.99HERRING SHOES – WILSON CHELSEA BOOT – $337

LOOK 4

SUITSUPPLY – NAPOLI PLAIN GREY – $399.00SPIER & MACKAY – WHITE TWILL SHIRT – $74.00UNBRANDED – BLACK DENIM JEANS – $82.00ALEXANDER OLCH – PAISLEY SILK POCKET ROUND – $65.00JCREW – 3CM BLACK LEATHER BELT – $70.00REISS – BRENTA HOUNDSTOOTH SOCKS – $25.00THURSDAY BOOTS – BLACK SCOUT CHUKKA – $150.00TODD SNYDER X TIMEX X RED WING CHRONOGRAPH WATCH – $158.00

LOOK 5

SUITSUPPLY – NAPOLI PLAIN GREY – $399KAMAKURA – NEW YORK SLIM FIT – $79.00HOWARD YOUNT – ITALIAN COTTON TWILL PANTS – $150.00MADISON PEARS – “THE VOYEUR” POCKET SQUARE – $38.00TISSOT – TRADITION ANALOG DISPLAY SWISS QUARTZ – $188.00TIES.COM – NAVY BLUE SILK TIE – $25.00MEERMIN – S DARK BROWN RAPELLO SUEDE – $192.00DRAKES LONDON – NAVY CLASSIC WIDTH BRACES – $93.00

About The Author: StevenDElliott

Steven is the founder of Genuine Men’s Magazine. He graduated Drexel University with a Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design. Along with his passion for photography and design, Steven loves helping men find new and emerging menswear brands and offer his opinions when it comes to real-life situations.