Picking the Right Coat to Wear as a Man

There are a number of things to consider when looking for the right coat to wear as a man, especially during winter. Some of these things include the material of the coat, its size and its features. A major thing to consider is your body type.


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Although clothes come in strictly small, medium and large size, people are known to be in varying shapes and sizes. This means there is hardly any universal size or style. Therefore, picking a piece of cloth that fits your shape and size is very important if you want to look good.

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In this post, we will be looking at five male body types and recommend the right coat to wear as a man.

The Rectangle Body Type

For this body type, the shoulders and hips are about the same size. This body type demands a coat that would make the shoulders to look broader and make the waist to look narrower. It means that the right coat to wear as a man with this body type is one with structured shoulder and short length. This will make it to widen only the chest and not the hips.

The Oval Body Type

Men with this body type have a torso that looks rounder than other parts of the body. This makes the shoulders appear narrow. The right coat to wear as a man with this body type is one that will lengthen the torso and broaden the shoulders. This means you should go for a long coat with structured shoulders.

The Trapezoid Body Type

Almost every man desire this body type. Men with the trapezoid body type have broad shoulders and chest. Aside that, they have narrow hips and waist.  This body type is considered a balanced shape because it fits most styles of coats. Anyway, the right coat to wear as a man with this body type is a coat that would highlight your broad shoulders and chest as well as compliment your narrow waist.

The Triangle Body Type

For this body type, the hips and waist are wider than the shoulders and chest. Although it may appear odd, but there are some men with this body type. The right coat to wear as a man with the triangle body type is a close fitting and not a bulky coat. You may go for a single breasted blazer that is well fitted.

The Inverted Triangle Body Type

It is a body type common among men who engage in body exercise regularly at the gym. This body type is similar to the trapezoid body type. Men with this body type have broader shoulders than men with the trapezoid body type. There is a greater contrast between the shoulders and the hips. The right coat to wear as a man with the inverted triangle body type should be one that streamlines your body and make it look balanced. A v-neck coat is right for you as it would make your chest look narrower and create focus on your narrow waist. Avoid any coat with pointed or padded shoulders.

Conclusion

It is always important to know your body type. This will help you know the right coat to wear as a man. Always ensure you pick a coat that fits your body type if you want to appear outstanding anywhere you go.

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