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Best Clothes Poems

Below are the all-time best Clothes poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of clothes poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Another Man's Clothes
I wonder
Who I might become
If I wore another man's clothes
If I thought his thoughts
Dreamed his dreams
Lived his heartache
Felt his insanity
Walked along his razor's edge

Would I

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Categories: clothes, introspection,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Broken People
I wish to be with the broken people
the get in your face challenge me people
The sometimes hidden
sitting in a dark corner kinda people
The don't you...

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Categories: clothes, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pretty Shoes and Cracked Feet
Once I'm gone 
I'll only be remembered a small while
I'm a tiny tick on a large dial
The words I breathe will stretch about a mile

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Categories: clothes, angst, body, conflict, freedom, growth,
Form: Rhyme
I Knitted You A Scarf

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Categories: clothes, french, humor, humorous, imagination, light, money,
Form: Shape
The sacred art of dying
darkness come caress me now
and as I die I weep
my body lies here limp and 
I prepare myself for eternal 
a million miles of...

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Categories: clothes, deathme, me,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member and that comes from within
if I had all the money that I ever wanted,

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Categories: clothes, drug, introspection, universe,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Where Gladiators Fought
Part I

Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...

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Categories: clothes, passion, places,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Revelation in the Rain
She briskly walks in January’s rain,
which drums the endless rhythm of her pain,
pulling closer round her shoulder in the downpour
the leather jacket he so often...

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Categories: clothes, lost love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Belongings
Shadowed in the silent room, the daylight's nearly gone
Dusk climbs in through window glass, with one last ray of sun
I start the task, climb on...

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Categories: clothes, loss, love, me, mother,
Form: Rhyme

There once was a bum. He 
was the neighborhood drunk. 
He had a unkempt demeanor. 
His salt and pepper hair had not 
been washed in...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: clothes, faith, friendship, love,
Form: Prose
Hot And Cold Comes The Night


must know
I cried yesterday 
and I think I broke the world
so I braided some words into twine
planted some sweet...

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Categories: clothes, depression, heart, introspection, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
There is no telling the things you might find

Picking a rose in a garden of Sundays
Calling your name on a broken branch wind
Looking for clover where weeds are not welcome
Walking the bridge till...

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Categories: clothes, fun, love, nonsense,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Love Sleeps, Never Dies
An old man
A Grumpy bitter old man
Bitter face
Red nose
Wrinkled beady eyes
Scruffy clothes his best attire

Life has not been kind
So his bitter words bite those around

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Categories: clothes, angel, beauty, child, hope, solitude,
Form: Light Verse

I decorate a grotto for you, Mama
where orchids and holy images
embellish this special place and day,
that saintly icons guard you there
as if they beg me...

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Categories: clothes, devotion, mother daughter, sound,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Treephoria
As my roots grow deeper
I find my reach extends further
Nourishment I draw from the soil
clothes me in splendid garments

My branches stretch towards the sky
so that...

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Categories: clothes, autumn, december, tree,
Form: Free verse
Welcome To My World -The Cost Of Happiness-

Crimson Joy, L'Oreal Lips, DOLCE & GABBANA eyewear 
Mascara from beyond LONDON Bridges
Like the pretty face found in front of Vanity Fair

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Categories: abuse, addiction, adventure, clothes, fashion, happiness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Journey To The Pearly Gates And Back Again

Iris sun fades and so does the day
whispers the carried in the silence of night glowing
Wishes floating on silver trails faraway
The image of your face...

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Categories: clothes, beauty, heaven, love, miracle,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Middle Aged White Guy
How do I shed the label
of a white oppressive man
Do I listen to the message
of Obama's "Yes we can!"
Perhaps I'll go out marching 
With women...

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Categories: clothes, angst, racism,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Why I Walk
I walk and walk, without talking to anyone,
I walk here and there, to avoid their stares, 
their scowls, their “poor lady” pity -
Do they know...

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Categories: clothes, abuse, fear, humanity, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wonders of Winter
Look up!  Snowflakes appear in streetlights
   Hear children cheer as snow days are announced
Watch the powder fly during snowball fights

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Categories: clothes, happiness, love, winter,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member The Tourist
Have I been one among the chain
of those who come in awe, and strain
to point a finger, poke a nose
into a past, that I don't...

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Categories: clothes, appreciation, feelings, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Now I lay me down to sleep
In my home that's really sweet
Had three large meals and a snack
There wasn't a hint of any lack
Comfortable shoes...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: clothes, 7th grade, africa, angst, lonely, loss,
Form: Lyric
Weep O Willows
Sigh you wind whispering willows
Green sentinels of the ocean blue
Her feet edge no more the billows
Where canoes dock and salt sprays spew
Sigh for the loss...

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Categories: clothes, death
Form: Verse

Don’t look at me 
As though I am an alien or a stranger,
Don’t let the dagger of antipathy 
Fly out of your eyes.

I am...

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Categories: clothes, immigration, love, peace, prejudice, , cute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Forgotten Soul
Forgotten Soul

I turn my head, and there she is once more
In her disheveled, worn and tattered dress,
One pew behind me near the exit door
She sits...

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Categories: clothes, emotions, feelings, poverty,
Form: Iambic Pentameter