All about Sport Coat

Sport coat is one of the most versatile items for a man to own. It is one of the item that is essential to a man's wardrobe. Unlike a mens suit, it is designed to be worn on its own and as a mix-and-match clothing piece. Depending on what you pair one with; they can be worn for casual or business attire. They are suitable for the office as well as for going out to dinner. Popular fabrics for sport coats include: Tweed, Wool, Linen, Corduroy, Cotton and Silk.

What to Wear With a Sport Coat?
A sport coat can be worn in various ways to create many looks. Some looks to consider:
  •  A navy or black sport coat can be paired with dress slacks in either charcoal gray, light gray, olive green or tan for a professional and polished look.
  •  Try a tweed sport coat with a pair of black wool slacks and a turtleneck for a winter look.
  •  A great casual style is a corduroy sport coat, argyle sweater and a pair of dark denim jeans.
  •  You can't go wrong with a basic navy wool sport coat, a polo shirt and a pair of khakis for a clean and casual look.
  •  On a cool, summer night, pair a lightweight sport coat with a solid tee shirt and a pair of pants.
The great thing about a sport coat is that it does not require a tie. Of course, if you stick on to a business casual office dress code, then a shirt and tie may be appropriate. A sport coat can look great with a dressy tee or a crisp white shirt. Sweaters also look great under a sport coat.