There are different schools of thought regarding how pocket squares should be displayed, and I go back and forth between them.  The main thing is that, with the exception of the straight-across “TV fold,” it shouldn’t look too neat or perfect.  Whether you use a puff or have the points sticking up, it should look like you just stuffed it in there and forgot about it.

Suit: Brooks Brothers, warehouse sale, $150
Shirt: Unknown maker, thrifted, $2.50
Tie: Brooks Brothers, discount store,  $10
Pocket Square: thetiebar.com, gift, $0
Shoes: Crockett & Jones for Brooks Brothers, store sale, $180
Total: $342.50

If I’d paid retail prices:  At least $1700

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