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Old 10-18-2012, 03:25 PM   #1
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Pocket squares - where to buy?

Any idea where to buy pocket squares in Vancouver? Aside from Holts/Harry Rosen (not trying to spend $100 on a piece of fabric lol)

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Old 10-18-2012, 04:03 PM   #2
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Old 10-22-2012, 09:55 AM   #3
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dunn's tailors. go in and ask them for their fabric book and make your own custom ones. i believe it'll run you 25 per? but you end up making some pretty uniqure ones.
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order online at the tiebar. You can't go wrong with $8-$12 pocket squares and shipping is only like $5 or something.
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Just buy nice handkerchiefs whenever you see them. I don't know about you but spending $25 or even $12 on something that just peeks over your pocket is a little silly.

I love pocket squares. I think they complete the look of the suit in the front. I'm always looking for stuff I can use as a pocket square.

You should always have a bunch of plain, white squares. They go with everything. I bought a box of them from The Bay. I prefer cotton since I like plain squares or simple peak shapes. If you're a more "poofy" pocket square dude, buy silk.

My go-to place for pocket squares? DAISO. Not even joking. I've had people ask where I get them from and they're always surprised when I say Daiso. They sell a ton of handkerchiefs for $2 each in all sorts of patterns. Some of them look horrifically ugly but remember that only a sliver of it shows. I've got some plaid ones from Daiso that look great on plain grey or navy suits.

I've even used a white napkin as a pocket square before. Unless you're Italian and can pull off the poofy pocket square look, keep it simple.
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Practically any store that sells proper dress attire. Tip Top, Moores, Pinstripe, Stockhomme even The Bay.
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saw some today at Express in PC.
Didnt check the prices, but their stuff isnt too overboard expensive.
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