Does black-tie always mean a tuxedo?

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 are worn on formal occasions such as a formal wedding, ball, dance or fancy party.


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