Business Dress in Brazil  

  • Brazilians are quite fashion conscious. It is important to dress smartly and conservatively. The way you dress reflects on you and the company you represent
  • It is customary for businessmen in Brazil’s professional environment to wear a suit and tie
  • Three-piece suits carry an “executive” connotation, whereas two-piece suits are associated with office workers
  • Avoid wearing ties with colorful drawings and figures. They may give the impression that you are not serious
  • The colors of the Brazilian flag are yellow and green. Avoid wearing this combination in any fashion
  • Businesswomen should dress conservatively, normally with pant suits, skirts and blouses
  • Women should also make sure that their nails are manicured
  • It is customary to wear light make-up