Adding a lapel pin to your suit jacket is an easy way to add tasteful flair to your outfit. Whether you choose a stick pin, butterfly clasp, or a pin with a screwed-on backing, lapel pins can make the difference between a drab ensemble and a head-turning look. To help you make sure your lapel in is worn properly, follow this guide to find out which lapel your pin should be worn on.
Always On The Left
Lapel pins are always worn on the left lapel of your suit jacket or blazer. The pin should be inserted through the jacket’s lapel buttonhole if one is present. Not all suits have lapel buttonholes, so if you don’t see this hole on your jacket, simply insert the pin in the area where the buttonhole would be located. Some other guidelines to keep in mind are: