Suspenders are braces but they're not in style

Posted: November 5, 2017 at 1:29 a.m.

Q. I have two pairs of suspenders and, since not many men wear them, they are something I am proud of. My problem is that the clips dig into my pants where I attach them and they tend to rip the linings of my sport coats. Is it acceptable to move the positioning around? It seems like they should be exactly where the belt loops are, but perhaps that can vary. Or do you think I could put a piece of fabric to prevent the tearing? What do others do?

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