Mens

What color should the groom & groomsmen wear at our wedding? It’s a Fall wedding & the girls are wearing blush & olive green.

The groom and groomsmen usually wear dark suits or tuxedos in weddings‎. Tuxedos are traditional men’s wedding party outfits. However today modern wedding parties coordinate their men’s clothing with the wedding colors, such as, in your case blush and olive-green. If you prefer the groom & groomsmen to wear suits dark navy blue suits or…

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Are floral prints in style for guys?

Floral prints  are “in style” for guys these days and you’ll be happy to know they make you look younger. Keep in mind that anything “loud” will make a fashion statement . One statement in any outfit is enough for any guy. You can pair a fashion statement with something in a solid color. For…

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Does black-tie always mean a tuxedo?

Yes, when black-tie is specified a tuxedo is a must. Black-tie events are formal occasions. When an invitation specifies black-tie optional a dark suit or tuxedo is acceptable. A classic tuxedo outfit includes a white dress shirt, a bow tie, dress pants, a tuxedo suit jacket, leather dress shoes, and a vest or cummerbund. Tuxedos…

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Do black shoes & belt go with dark khaki pants?

Khaki pants are a great investment. They are casual and can be worn with or without a blazer. Black shoes and a black belt will look good with dark khaki pants. A brown belt with brown shoes is another option with khaki color pants. You can match your belt color with the color of shoes…

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Can a groom wear a suit instead of a tux?

Definitely grooms can wear a suit instead of a tux for the wedding ceremony. A suit is perfect for a casual wedding event or for a contemporary / modern looking wedding. Favorite color suits for grooms are charcoal, black, or navy blue worn with a white dress shirt and a solid-color or subtly patterned tie…

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What does “white tie” mean for men?

White tie means full evening dress, refined elegance, no embellishment, the most formal dress . Emily Post’s definition is: a black tailcoat, matching trousers with a single stripe of satin or braid in the U.S.; two stripes in Europe or the U.K.; a white piqué wing-collared shirt with stiff front; braces, to ensure a good…

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What color tie should my son wear to the homecoming dance? My son’s homecoming date is wearing a black & white dress with a hint of fuchsia flowers in the skirt…the top half of her dress is all black with a black bow around her waist. My son is wearing a white shirt, black slacks & black shoes.

A solid color black tie, a fuchsia color tie or a silver tie will work with your son’s black slacks, white shirt and his homecoming dates black and white dress with a hint of fuschia flowers. Stripe ties in black and fuschia, black and silver, black, silver and fuschia are other options. Something with color…

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