Over recent years the pocket square has become a staple in the gentlemen’s wardrobe. Its ability to change the entire appearance of an outfit and to add personality has meant it’s an item every man should look at investing in. With this in mind we have picked our three favourite pocket squares with a focus on brands that strive for quality and originality.
We spoke to Christian Kimber earlier this year about the direction for his brand which you can find here. His pocket square collection, where inspiration is drawn from countries he visits is a particular highlight. Here is the latest addition to the collection, the Hong Kong pocket square. The inspiration & abstract design came from a business trip, Christian found himself taken back by the crossing from Kowloon to Hong Kong and in particular the Bank of China building. Each pocket square is hand-rolled in Cheshire, England. Find the Hong Kong pocket square here.
Drake’s London are universally known for producing some of the most beautiful pocket square and scarf designs today. Here we have the African Animal print pocket square, new for Spring/Summer and available in an impressive 6 colours. It is 100% cotton and produced in Italy. You can find it here.
Rubinacci’s pocket squares have gained iconic status recently with the unique patterns offered that purveys the companies rich heritage in Naples. The pocket square below represents the Capodimonte Royal Palace in Naples. As well as the Palace, the square shows two of the key artworks included in the Palace, Tizianos’ Danae and Hercules on the Cross by Carracci. You can find the pocket square here.