Very slim cravats with tiny bow ties were also popular.
Lounge suits offered slim silhouettes and jackets were worn partially undone, showing off a more relaxed style and revealing high-buttoned waistcoats and watch chains.
While their hair would not be short, the type of bun, bangs or no bangs can provide hints to the age of the photograph.
Men’s hair styles and facial hair is not as easy to decipher the photos age.
And even though matching suits were still worn, men’s fashion began to shift toward mismatched separates.