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Suit Rules: Sometimes – Always – Never

Inspired to write this short article after seeing photos of many suit-clad friends of mine on Facebook.

The first time I wore a three-button suit to office, someone stopped me to share a bit of advice: The guidelines for buttoning a suit.

Sometimes – Always – Never 

Sometimes fasten the top button 

Always fasten the middle button 

Never fasten the bottom button

Ideally, we need not fasten the top button, either – Balances well with the bottom button and saves time!

And now, what if there are only two buttons? Always - Never

And for a one-buttoned suit, the rule is Always