The Gentleman’s Beginner Guide to Tonal Harmony and Tonal Contrast

The Gentleman’s Beginner Guide to Tonal Harmony and Tonal Contrast

The five elements to consider when putting together your look for the day are the suit jacket, the shirt, the tie, the socks (or hose) and the handkerchief. Tonal harmony would be simply using different shades of a single color to tie the pieces of the outfit together. Now if you are looking to stand out and avoid blending into the crowd, a tonal contrast look would be much more appropriate.