Wedding

Can I wear a beaded sheath dress to a wedding if my husband is not wearing a tux? The dress is black, the wedding is in November & my husband is wearing a dark grey pin stripe business suit.

Your beaded sheath dress sounds fabulous. Definitely a simple, formal, black, beaded, sheath dress that is knee-length or midi length would be awesome for a November wedding. Black dresses are appropriate for wedding guests and weddings are occasions to dress up and celebrate the happy event. Your husbands dark grey, pin stripe suit sounds très…

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Is it appropriate to wear a light chocolate brown or charcoal gray suit to formal wedding? The ceremony is at 4:00 pm on a Friday & the reception is at an exclusive private yacht club.

In the past an invitation specifying formal meant a tuxedo was to be worn. When black tie optional is noted on an invitation a dark suit or tuxedo is appropriate. In today’s world a tuxedo or a formal dark suit, white shirt, and conservative tie are appropriate for a formal wedding. A dark charcoal gray suit would be…

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Strappy heels or high thick heels with a jumpsuit?

Strappy heels or high thick heels with a jumpsuit? I am a guest at a 2:00 PM-10:00 PM wedding in a restored barn, music will be a rock band. I am wearing a jumpsuit with cap sleeves that has an open back. Should I wear thin strappy heals or the new high thick heels with…

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Can I wear a hot pink dress to a black tie wedding?

Hot pink is a fabulous color. Colored dresses are upbeat and beautiful at weddings. You can wear any color dress, except white*, that is in good taste to a wedding. A black tie wedding says formal and traditional. You can wear a cocktail dress or dressy separates to afternoon weddings. An evening black tie wedding…

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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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