Skopje - Post Report Question and Answers

What is the typical dress code at work and in public places? Is formal dress ever required?

Relatively casual at work, much like the States in public. I'm sure certain people need formal dress, but I never do. - Jan 2019

Business and business casual. Formal wear seems to be reserved for the Marine Corps ball. - Sep 2016

Standard business dress at work, in public anything goes. - May 2016

Like anywhere in the States, maybe a little dressier at the mall. - May 2014

The embassy community is pretty formal but Macedonian society is very laid back. - Oct 2013

Business casual. - Sep 2013

Suit and tie at work. Casual to business casual in public. - Jun 2013

Suit and tie for men. - Mar 2012

Standard business attire at work. There are a lot of talented tailors available and many people have complete wardrobes created here. - Aug 2009

Business dress required during the week. - Mar 2009

I slub around, but Macedonians dress pretty fashionably/smart. The way the women stare constantly, openly and disdainfully at your shoes gets really annoying after a while. - Mar 2009

Business attire at work; almost anything in the city. Most people don't wear shorts in the old town area. - Jan 2009

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