An old-school look is getting the new-school treatment. Thanks to the visionary efforts of some “mad men,” the plaid suit has found a new place in the annuals of today’s male dressers. It’s a suit that, when worn properly, has an almost vintage elegance; the re-envisioned plaid suit comes across as erudite with hints of unexpected traditionalism. However, that’s not to say it can automatically put you at the head of the class. Without the proper know-how, a plaid suit could just make it look like you’re playing office in grandpa’s suit. So thanks to Askmen we have a brief primer on how to pull one off. Check it out here.

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