The Importance of the Pocket Square


Pocket Square by Ella Bing

A Casually furled pocket square slanted ever so slightly outward drawing attention to the chest and upper body.

Hey future boy...let's travel back in the DeLorean to the roaring 20's and 30's. You'd be hard pressed to find a generation of more dapper men than this. Men like the Duke of Windsor, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, & Bing Crosby, all dressed to the nines.  All dashing men of this time wore the simple and classic pocket square. Fast forward a few decades, most consider the last American politician to be considered stylish, to be President John F. Kennedy, who never left the White House without a pocket square. To be considered elegant and dapper, the pocket square must have a strong presence in your attire and have an intimate relationship with your blazer, or dress jacket. 

Let's keep things simple and talk proportion, one way to ensure a natural effect is to angle the pocket square out-ward toward the shoulder, with its points irregularly arranged. When worn well, this eye cue of sartorial refinement can add more than just polish. By echoing the slant of the jacket's lapel, it reinforces the breadth of the wearer's chest and upper body. 

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Head turner!

This is my 2nd Ella Bing wooden tie and it again has surpassed my expectations. The gift set to include cuff links was an incredible value to boot. Every time I wear this collection, I have friends, colleagues, and students simply marvel and the beautiful, intricate, and classy design of these bow ties. These are a MUST have for the well-heeled gentlemen.

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Great Service For A Great Tie

The service from Ella Bing was so great! Not only was the tie fantastic it came packaged in a cigar box. His cool is that?

Classic and unique

Very classic looking glasses with a modern edge and touch. The bands are different and with the wood and silver it makes them very versatile. I have worn them with a suit, shirt and jeans and to the pool. Works in all environments.


Clark was knowledgeable of the items in the store. A lot of the items are locally made , and the music was off the hook , the hats were beautiful . Nice atmosphere.

Please read email response

Did not seem to read my email response which canceled my original order and placed a different order.