Q I have browse your explanations of what is additional and considerably less formal in suits, shirts, etc., and acquiring worked in offices for decades I am generally crystal clear on people. My concern is about mild outerwear — wind-breakers, (non-blazer) jackets, sweaters, hoodies … and so on. Involving lunches out, golfing, museums and friends’ households, I spend a good deal of time in spring and summer months putting on various outerwear and questioning if I am appropriate. Is there a apparent scale there?
A The truth is “no,” there isn’t seriously a very clear-slice scale as to which distinct