So much for the boring gray suit. North Texas executives are adding flair to their wardrobes with colorful ties, shoes, and pocket squares. We scoured area retailers and came up with our picks for giving your classic ensemble a modern twist.

wild_01 photography by Elizabeth Lavin


Clockwise from far left:
Burberry Prorsum leather moccasin, $850/Burberry NorthPark; Gucci loafer $560/Neiman Marcus NorthPark; Florsheim by Duckie Brown saddle shoe, $325/Barneys New York; Cole Haan Air Colton Casual Wingtip, $198/Cole Haan Highland Park Village.

wild_02 photography by Elizabeth Lavin


Clockwise from far left:
Robert Stewart plaid bow tie, $65/Neiman Marcus Downtown; Gitman Bros. striped bow tie, $75/Neiman Marcus NorthPark; Gitman Bros. blue bow tie/$55, Neiman Marcus NorthPark; Butterfly Bow Ties polka dot bow tie, $100/Neiman Marcus Downtown.

wild_03 photography by Elizabeth Lavin


Top to bottom:
Robert Talbott floral tie, $140/Robert Talbott Highland Park Village; Thomas Pink club stripe tie, $105; Peter Millar stripe tie, $115; Duchamp floral tie, $150; Ermenegildo Zegna Quindici tie, $265; all available at Nordstrom NorthPark.

wild_04 photography by Elizabeth Lavin


Top to bottom:
Etro paisley pocket square, $110/Barneys New York; Seaward & Stearn plaid pocket square, $70/Pockets Menswear; Seaward & Stearn paisley pocket square, $85/Barneys New York; Carrot & Gibbs polka-dot pocket square, $45/Q Shirtmakers Highland Park Village.