Put This On Season 2, Episode 1: The Melting Pot

Q & Answer: How to Fold and Pack a Suit

In our Q & Answer segment, find out how to pack your suit for travel. We’ll show you a fold to keep it neat inside a rolling carry-on or suitcase, and we’ll show you how to keep your trousers on the hanger inside a garment bag.

Nicholas Searle, a TV producer in Australia, emailed me to tell me how much he enjoyed season one of Put This On. He also shared this video from something he’s working on with some friends - it’s for those of you who obsess over things like the most “efficient” way to fold your underoos. Enjoy.

Here’s a simple, silent demonstration of how to pack a sport coat or suit jacket. This is pretty much all you need to know.