Close up of paper poppies

How do you wear your poppy?

There is no right or wrong way to wear a poppy. It is a matter of personal choice whether an individual chooses to wear a poppy and also how they choose to wear it.

Some wear it on the left side of their body, as this is close to the heart, while others suggest that men wear it in their left lapel (similar to a boutonnière) and women wear it on the right (similar to a brooch).

There’s also a myth that only members of the Royal Family are allowed to wear theirs on the right - this isn’t true.

However, none of these are the "correct" way to wear your poppy.

The best way to wear one is simply with pride.

How do you wear your poppy?

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