Earlier today, we answered the number one question we get from grooms: “how to tie a bow tie,” and now we’re going to tackle a simpler but equally important task- how to fold a pocket square. A pocket square is the perfect finishing touch to a sharp suit, but the key is to fold it and place it properly. Keep reading for the step-by-step.
The Classic Fold:
1. Start with the pocket square laying flat.
2. Fold one side over to the other side lengthwise.
3. Fold the bottom up to meet the top.
4. Fold lengthwise again to match the width of your breast pocket.
Photography: Ashley Sawtelle | Styling: Ashley Sawtelle & Ali Fortunato | Boutonniere: Ali Fortunato | Hair Styling: Liz Burns of Goldie & Bob