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self-tie versus pre-tie bow ties

Pre-Tied Vs. Self-Tie Bow Tie?

I want to wear a bow tie and I plan to have the groomsmen wear neckties. I don't know how to tie a bow tie. Should I wear a pre-tied bow tie or a self-tie? As a style expert and a promoter of men becoming 'style-guys', I have to recommend that you purchase and learn how to tie a self-tie bow tie.

women's wedding suit

Gray Suit for Bridesmaids Look?

The groomsmen will be wearing the TGS Textured Gray suiting and I am considering the Women's Light Gray suiting for our groomsmaids.  I am stumped on what color gowns the bridesmaids should wear. 

Seven wedding party photos ideas

Seven Unique Ideas for Wedding Party Photos

Share these seven wedding photo ideas with your photographer to ensure you love your wedding pictures for a lifetime.

women's white tuxedo

Women's White Tuxedo for Brunch Wedding?

I love the TGS Women's White Tuxedo and it would be a perfect look for our outdoor brunch wedding. It is not planned to be a Black-Tie affair but can I still wear a tuxedo? Since you and your groom are the couple of the hour, so to speak, it is acceptable for you to be a little more formal than your guests.

Fun socks for wedding day

Classic vs. Fun Sock for the Wedding Day?

What type of socks should I wear for the wedding day? Should I wear a plain sock or a fun patterned sock? If you decide to keep it simple opt for a sock that either matches the navy blue suit that you will be wearing or the shoes that you will be wearing.

Winter Wedding Couple

Winter Wedding Etiquette for Grooms?

It may be snowing on the wedding day and I want to determine if I need to wear a coat. My fiancee will be wearing a fur stole over her gown but I am unsure of the etiquette for the groom. Should I also wear outerwear? There is really no right or wrong answer on whether you should wear an overcoat on your wedding day.

Wedding photos ideas for the groom and groomsmen

Must-Have Groom and Groomsmen Pictures

Looking for groom and groomsmen picture ideas? Here is a list of groom centered wedding photo shots to request from your photographer.

Lapel Pin or boutonniere

Boutonniere When Wearing a Lapel Pin?

When wearing a lapel pin with your wedding suit or tuxedo, it should always be worn on its own and never combined with a boutonniere. It is an either-or situation, but certainly not both.

Groomsmen Attire

Who Pays for Groomsmen Attire?

Does each groomsman pay for their own attire? It is customary that each groomsman is responsible for the cost associated with purchasing the outfit. If you have a budget to cover the cost of the look for your guys, then you should gift your guys with their suit or tuxedo and complementary shoes and accessories.

A guide to men’s wedding band styles for grooms

Men’s Wedding Band Styles

Grooms guide to men’s wedding band styles. How to pick the right wedding band based on your personal style. 

Guide to what your groomsmen should wear on your wedding day?

What Do Groomsmen Wear When It Comes to Wedding Accessories?

Exactly what do groomsmen wear? Men’s wedding attire is more than just a suit or a tuxedo. Check out our complete guide to wedding accessories.

How to decide between a suit vs tuxedo for your wedding

Groom Guide: Suit Vs. Tuxedo For Weddings

Deciding between a suit vs tuxedo for your wedding can be difficult. We’ve broken down the difference between a suit and tux and which to choose for your big day.