Three-piece suits are the epitome of style and elegance in a man’s wardrobe. The holy trio of a jacket, pants and waistcoat is the ultimate tailored outfit when suiting up is the mandate. Despite being a synonym to power dressing, men often opt to wear a suit sans the waistcoat since getting the fit right can be tricky. There are times when styling a three-piece suit can leave one flustered. We, therefore, take up the task to re-instil the love for a timeless three-piece suit in every man who wants to give it a go. Thankfully, actors in the West have time and again opted for a three-piece suit at red carpet appearances. Taking them as perfect examples, we have for you ten ways to wear a three-piece suit without looking like a layered lunatic.  


 Josh Duhamel

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A classic black three-piece suit with Chelsea boots? We approve. 


Post Malone

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Post Malone opts for a polka dot shirt to give his three-piece suit a quirky update.


Idris Elba

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Going monochrome with a crisp white shirt and a black tie is the safest, most dapper way to go about dressing up.


Ryan Reynolds

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A well-tailored navy three-piece suit will always do you justice. Always. 


Bradley Cooper

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Bradley Cooper is every guy who wants to be well turned-out but defies the norms of wearing a tie to look formal. Good thing it all turns out to be for the best!


Joe Jonas

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Joe Jonas’s cool guy vibe is rubbing off on us. Who else would dare to team up a three-piece suit with a t-shirt underneath? 


Rami Malek

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It really doesn’t get better than Rami Malek in a three-piece tuxedo. That’s all. 


Matthew McConaughey

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A beret and a pair of sunglasses are all you really need to team up with a checkered windowpane suit.


Honoree Karamo Brown

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Karamo opts for contrast dressing with a different hued shirt underneath his three-piece suit. He also takes the extra effort of adding a pocket square. 


Chris Hemsworth

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Chris Hemsworth really doesn’t have to try. Just opt for a suit similar to his, and you are sure to be the talk of the evening.