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wedding sunglasses

Can I Wear Sunglasses with My Wedding Day Look?

I am getting married next month at a golf club / resort in Phoenix, AZ and I was wondering if it would be appropriate to wear my favorite sunglasses for the big day? Even if you will be getting married outdoors on the actual golf course or surroundings, do not wear your sunglasses during the ceremony.

ring bearers and flower girls

How to Select Flower Girl and Ring Bearer Looks?

How should we style the ring bearers and flower girls? For styling their looks, the ring bearers could have a similar suiting look as the groomsmen, and the flower girls can have similar gowns as the bridesmaids. Alternatively, the ring bearers and flower girls can have similar looks as the bride and groom.

boutonniere on shawl lapel

How Do You Place a Boutonniere on a Shawl Lapel Tuxedo Jacket?

Where should I put the boutonniere on a shawl lapel tuxedo? For the shawl lapel you will need to place the boutonniere on the lapel about half the distance between the base of shirt collar and the top of your left jacket pocket.

men's slim dress pants

How Can I Achieve a Slim Tapered Pant Look?

I really like the look of slim pants and loafers with no socks. How do I achieve this look? Purchase an extra slim fit pant and have them tailored a with no pant break. If you can't locate an extra slim fit pant, you can purchase slim fit pants and have them altered at your local tailor to be slimmer in the leg.

when should I order my wedding suit

When Should I Order My Wedding Day Look?

I am getting married in March of 2020 and want to begin getting the looks for me and my groomsmen organized. Is it too early to purchase our looks now? Typically the groom and his attendants will pick their looks after the bride's side has to make sure they are selecting looks that are complementary.

How to avoid common wedding mistakes

Common Wedding Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

What are the most common wedding mistakes? Here is a list of important things to remember on your wedding day to avoid mishaps!

Cute gift ideas for ring bearers

Ring Bearer Gift Ideas

Wondering what to get your ring bearer for a gift? We’ve put together a list of cute ring bearer gift ideas that are affordable.

Tips on how to propose marriage

How to Propose: A Four Step Guide to the Perfect Proposal

How to propose? Get tips on everything from buying an engagement ring to what to wear when asking your girlfriend or boyfriend to marry you!

Women’s tuxedo shirts and other ideas to style your tuxedo or dressy pant suit.

What to Wear Under A Women’s Tuxedo and Dressy Pant Suit

Wondering how to style your women’s tuxedo? From a tuxedo shirt to a silky camisole, here are ways to style your tuxedo or dressy pant suit.

Grey suits and brown soes are a classic choice for weddings.

Grey Suit, Brown Shoes: What Goes With What?

Have a grey suit that you need to find shoes for? Check out our guide to pairing your grey suit with the perfect shade of brown shoes.

navy tuxedo and tuxedo shirt

Hidden Placket Vs Stud Set Tuxedo Shirt?

How do I choose which shirt to wear? Does it matter which shirt I wear with the suit or tuxedo? The short answer is YES, it does matter which shirt you wear with your wedding suit or tuxedo.

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.